Ms. Samantha McGahey

Phone: 919-934-2978

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Campbell University, Masters in Education (K-6) UNC-Chapel Hill, B.A., Journalism As part of the SSS feeder pattern, Wilson's Mills Elementary is entering its candidacy year for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program. What is IB all about? The International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme is an educational programme managed by the International Baccalaureate for students aged 3 to 12. The IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) for children aged 3 - 12 nurtures and develops young students as caring, active participants in a lifelong journey of learning. Through its inquiry-led, transdisciplinary framework, the PYP challenges students to think for themselves and take responsibility for their learning as they explore local and global issues and opportunities in real-life contexts.

Ms. Samantha McGahey

Welcome to our classroom!  Where 2nd/3rd graders grow and learn.

Campbell University, M.Ed. (K-6); UNC-Chapel Hill, B.A., Journalism samanthamcgahey@johnston.k12.nc.us Wilson's Mills Elementary Phone: 919/934-2978 x6526 Fax: 919/934-5640 4654 Wilson's Mills Road Wilson's Mills, NC 27593 

Portrait of a Graduate

  • OUR DAILY SCHEDULE - 3rd Grade
    8:15-8:45 Morning Work
    8:50-9:00 Morning Meeting
    9:00-9:30 Flex Time
    9:30-11:25 Reading
    11:25-12:00 Lunch
    12:10-12:55 Units of Study
    1:00-1:45 Enhancements                ROTATIONS
    1:45-2:15 Recess
    2:20-3:50 Math

     STRINGS are during Enhancements on Tuesdays starting September 10th.

    ENHANCEMENTS ~ 3RD GRADE  1:00-1:45  

      3RD

    Day 1

    Day 2

    Day 3

    Day 4

    Day 5

    Day 6

    PE

    Free

    Fair

    Jones

    Lyons

    McGahey

    Poole

    Music

    Poole

    Free

    Fair

    Jones

    Lyons

    McGahey

    Art  

    McGahey

    Poole

    Free

    Fair

    Jones

    Lyons

    Media

    Lyons

    McGahey

    Poole

    Free

    Fair

    Jones

    Technology

    Jones

    Lyons

    McGahey

    Poole

    Free

    Fair

    Spanish

    Fair

    Jones

    Lyons

    McGahey

    Poole

    Free

     

    3rd Grade 2019-2020 Supply List

    REQUIRED

      • 1 backpack (no wheels please)
      • 1 cloth zippered pencil pouch (no hard boxes, please)
      • 4 packs of pre-sharpened #2 pencils
      • 1 pack of multi-colored click top pens
      • 1 pack of yellow highlighters
      • 1 package of dry erase markers (prefer low odor Expo)
      • 4 boxes of 24 crayons (1 for each quarter) *write NAME on each  box*
      • 4 packs of pink
      • block erasers
      • 2 pairs of blunt tip Fiskar scissors
      • 10 glue sticks
      • 6 wide-ruled marble composition notebooks
      • 2-pocket plastic folders (1 red, 1 green, 1 blue, 1 yellow)
      • 2 packages of wide - ruled notebook paper
      • Assorted color/sizes of Post-It notes (any amount appreciated)
      • 2 packages of sheet protectors
      • 2 packages of 4x6 index cards
      • 1 box of gallon sized Ziploc bags
      • 1 box of snack sized Ziploc bags
      • 4 boxes of tissues
      • 1 clipboard (slim-clip clipboard) Picture displayed at bottom right corner
      • 1 pair of headphones to keep at school (Required)

     Due to frequent use students need a sturdy pair of headphones- over the ear. NO earbuds will be allowed at school.

     *Wish* List Items:

    • Large hand sanitizer pump
    • 1 container of Clorox wipes

    PLEASE DO NOT BRING: These items will be sent back home

    • Colored pencils
    • Markers
    • Hand held sharpeners
    • Mechanical pencils

     

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