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About charles.hadley

Meet your teacher Hi! My name is Charles Hadley. I’m very excited to be your teacher this year. I know that we will have a great time exploring and learning here in room 10! Let me tell you about myself. I live in Central Point, but was born in Texas. I am married to a wonderful lady named Elizabeth and we have a five year old little girl named Kaitlyn and a 16 month old baby boy named Colton. One of my best friends is my big black dog named Major. He is so funny and I love to play with him. I started school going to Mae Richardson in Central Point. I then moved into Medford and went to Hedrick Middle School. There I played many sports and had a great time. From there I went to North Medford High School and played some football and ran track. You will soon understand that I love sports. You will probably see me and my wife at many local sporting events. My favorites are football, basketball, and golf. I have coached many basketball teams including Special Olympics for the past 15 years. I went to college at Southern Oregon University and graduated with a degree in Psychology. After that I went into the workforce did many jobs, including baking cookies at the Cookie Connection and driving tow trucks. After working for several years I discovered my love for teaching and went back to school and earned a masters degree in teaching. I have taught sixth, third, fourth, and fifth grades. I am happy to have you in our class and look forward to a challenging and fun year together. If you would like to know anything else about me just ask!

Fall Conferences!

Good morning!   Fall Conferences are quickly approaching.  After having a few weeks to get to know your kids, I’d like to sit down with you and set some goals for school year.  Goal setting will be the major focus … Continue reading

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Back to School!!!

  Dear Parents and Families,   Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! I’m excited to team with you and your student to make their 5th grade year full of learning opportunities, challenging projects, and memories.  Fifth grade is a big … Continue reading

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Spring Conferences!

To schedule a spring conference, click on the “Spring Conferences.” tab (above). These conferences work somewhat differently than those in the fall: rather than full, sit-down meetings, students “exhibit” their portfolios (this is different than the school-wide Exhibition Night on April 26th). … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Good morning and Happy New Year!   I hope everyone had a fun and relaxing holiday with your families!   Thank you to all of the families who braved the cold to meet me at the river to release our … Continue reading

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Fact Car Rally Winners!

Congratulations to Jennah and Morgan for being the first to complete this year’s fact car rally.  They will enjoy fresh donuts in the morning!  Great job you guys!

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Alevin!!

The Alevin are here!  We’ve had a very successful hatching of our salmons eggs!  I’m estimating about 90% hatch rate which is outstanding!  I’m looking at a tentative release date of December 22 at Touvelle Park.  Keep checking back for … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Week update

Please be aware of our Thanksgiving week schedule.  Happy Holidays!

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Our Class Pets Have Arrived!

Our class pets have arrived!  This year our kids will be working with ODFW to study our native salmon population.  We will be raising 100 salmon from egg to fry, and then release them in mid-December.  Keeping checking back for … Continue reading

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Conjunction Junction What’s Your Function

This week’s Super Sentences have focused on the use of joining words or conjunctions.  Please enjoy the creativity of your kids by reading the comments below.

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Survival Crates Perfect Paragraph

Students- Type your perfect paragraph by clicking on the comment button below.  Parents- Enjoy the creativity of our kiddos.

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