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Meet Ms. Hendrix

Phone: (812) 462-4445
Email: jlh8@vigoschools.org

About

I began teaching 1st Grade at Dixie Bee during the 2012-2013 school year. I am the mother of Matthew (45) and Melissa (43), who both attended Dixie Bee, and Shih Tzu, Amos!  I’m so excited to also be Nana to Jasper (7) and Arlo (4).  I love to travel with life-friends, read, do crosswords, drink strong coffee, and visit my parents in Vero Beach, Florida.

I attended Indiana State University and received a B.S. in Psychology and Criminology in December 1976,  I acquired Teacher licensure from St. Mary-of-the-Woods College in 2002.  The following year, I was a Reading Recovery teacher at Sugar Grove.  For 9 years, I was the Vigo County Title 1 Reading teacher at Gibault, working with ages 6-18+.  I also tutored at the Vigo Co. Homes for children for 5 years.

School Supplies for Ms. Hendrix’s Class

IF, you are able to purchase crayons, pencils, or dry-erase markers by Crayola, Ticonderoga, Dixon, or Expo, they do last longer and perform better.                                                                                                             

2- packages of 24 count crayons, labeled with name

1 – package Pre-sharpened Crayola colored pencils, labeled with name

1- pair of scissors, labeled with permanent marker

1- 24 count packages of No. 2 pencils

2- pink pearl-type erasers

4- thin black dry-erase markers

1 non-spiral composition notebook, label with name

water bottle/thermos, labeled with permanent marker

8 – glue sticks

1- small plastic squeeze bottle white liquid glue, labeled with permanent marker

1- plastic school supply box, label with permanent marker 

Please, no zipper supply pouches or other boxes, markers, sharpeners, etc.

2- plastic pocket folders (no prongs needed), one blue and one yellow, labeled with permanent marker

1 – large container Clorox or Lysol disinfectant wipes

1  – box Kleenex

1 – quart-size or gallon-size box of storage bags with SLIDE closure

 *If masks are required, please keep an extra in backpack daily. Be sure child is also able to cover nose.

Recess Coloring Books    Learning/Board Games    Clorox/Lysol Wipes

1. I will follow directions quickly.

2. I will raise my hand for permission to speak.           

3. I will raise my hand for permission to leave my seat.

4. I will listen when someone is speaking.       

5. I will make smart choices.

Weekly Encore Schedule

Monday:  Gym

Tuesday:  Art

Wednesday:  Music

Thursday:  Library

Friday:  Computer

Daily Classroom Schedule

8:15-10:45    Reading/Language Arts

10:45-11:00   Recess/Snack

11:00-12:00   Math

12:00-12:30   IE

12:30-1:10     Recess/Lunch

1:15-1:55       Encore

2:00-2:40     Soc. Studies, Sci., or Health

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