Weekly Newsletter – November 30

Good morning! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving break, and enjoyed time with family. Can you believe that we only have 15 school days till Christmas break? Probably not what you wanted to think about 🙂 Here is what is going on this week:


What We Are Learning:

English: This week we are learning about irregular nouns and compound words. We are doing activities during reading groups for both of this things!

Math: We are continuing to work our way through multiplication! Today we are reviewing 2s and we will be taking our test tomorrow. We are also going to be learning 3s and 4s with a 3s test on Friday!

Reading: This week we are learning about onomatopoeia! We are going to be making our own comics using different sound words.

Science: We are starting a new science unit this week and we are going to be learning about motion!

Spelling: We do have a test this week. The words are listed below. We are working on compound words in Spelling as well.

Bible: This week we are watching our What’s in the Bible movie and we are starting our Christmas unit. We are going to be starting the Jesse Tree. We are going to be learning about the line of Jesus starting with Adam and decorating a Christmas tree as we go!


Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This Week’s Verse: Luke 2:15 – When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.”

Next Week’s Verse: Luke 2:16-17 – So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger. When they had seen him, they spread the word concerning what had been told to them about this child.

Spelling Words: sunglasses, football, homework, haircut, popcorn, railroad, snowstorm, earring, scarecrow, blueberry, butterflies, lawnmower, campground, sandbox, toothbrush, thumbtack, earthquake, scrapbook, courthouse, whirlpool. Bonus: enormous


Odds and Ends:

Christmas Program: Just a heads up, the Elementary Christmas Program is December 17th. More details to come!

Box Tops: Please send these in by Wednesday! We are a little short this month if you have any saved up 🙂


I think that is it for this week! Let me know if you have any questions.


In Christ,

Mrs. Starkey


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