Phone: 9198947161

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education UNC-Chapel Hill AIG Endorsed Student Teacher and Mentor Trained

Mrs. Betty Buchanan

     My name is Betty Buchanan and I'm currently teaching 4th grade Literacy and Social Studies.  This is my 19th year teaching.  I'm a native of Johnston County and graduated from South Johnston High School and UNC Chapel Hill.  I live in Benson with my husband Brian, our 2 children, Benjamin and Brianna, and our 3 cats, JJ, Turbo, and Bella.   This year, I am team teaching with Mrs. Brown.  I will be teaching Literacy (Reading, LA, Writing, Spelling) and Social Studies. Mrs. Brown will be teaching Math and Science. I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, playing the piano, and cross-stitching. You can reach me through our class dojo or by phone at 919-894-7161 or email @ bettybuchanan@johnston.k12.nc.us.

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    Our VIRTUAL Class Schedule

     

     

      Mon 8/24 Tues 8/25 Wed 8/26 Thurs 8/27 Fri 8/28
    9:00-9:30
    Meeting with both teachers at 9 am. We will meet through Google Meet. The link will be posted in Google classrom and is NOT to be shared with anyone outside of our class. Thanks for understanding!
    Morning Meeting with homeroom teacher
    Students will work on independent work throughout the day. Make sure the attendance in Google Classroom is completed by 11 am.
    Morning Meeting with homeroom teacher Morning Meeting with homeroom teacher
    9:30-10:00
    ELA BLock for Mrs. Buchanan's homeroom. Math Block for Mrs. Brown's homeroom.
    ELA BLock for Mrs. Buchanan's homeroom. Math Block for Mrs. Brown's homeroom.
    ELA BLock for Mrs. Buchanan's homeroom. Math Block for Mrs. Brown's homeroom.
    10:00-10:30
    10:30-11:00
    11:00-11:30 LUNCH LUNCH LUNCH LUNCH
    11:30-12:00 Recess Recess Recess Recess
    12:00-12:30
    Both classes resume meeting.
    Math Block for Mrs. Buchanan's homeroom. ELA Block for Mrs. Brown's homeroom.
    Math Block for Mrs. Buchanan's homeroom. ELA Block for Mrs. Brown's homeroom.
    Math Block for Mrs. Buchanan's homeroom. ELA Block for Mrs. Brown's homeroom.
    12:30-1:00
    1:00-1:30
    1:30-2:00
    Independent work and teachers will check in with specific students as needed.
    Independent work and teachers will check in with specific students as needed.
    Independent work and teachers will check in with specific students as needed.
    Independent work and teachers will check in with specific students as needed.
    2:00-2:30
    2:30-3:00
    3:00-3:30
    Enhancements & DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) Time
    Enhancements & DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) Time
     
    Enhancements & DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) Time
    Enhancements & DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) Time
    3:30-3:45  
    4:00-4:25  
               

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  • JC Board of Education Special Session set for June 25

    The Johnston County Board of Education has called a Special Session meeting for Friday, June 25 at 5:00 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually. The open session portions of the meeting and all announcements will be accessible to the public via the livestream available online.

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  • Summer Meal Service begins June 7

    As the school year comes to a close, JCPS meal service will now operate at 9 sites during the summer months.

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  • JCPS Outdoor Mask Mandate Lifted

    While face masks are still required in all of our indoor facilities, students, staff, and guests of our campuses are no longer required to wear a face covering when outdoors. Students and staff may continue to wear masks when participating in recess or outdoor activities if they choose to do so.

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  • 2021-2022 JCPS Preschool applications now open

    The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.

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  • Pre-K - 5th Grade to return to Plan A on March 1

    The Johnston County Board of Education voted to return Pre-K - 5th grade to Plan A, four days per week, beginning on Monday, March. 1.

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