Weekly Newsletter – December 14

Good Morning! I hope you all are having a great Monday. We are winding down to Christmas and we have a very busy week ahead of us. Here are some things for you to know:


What We Are Learning:

English: We are finishing up our “Best Present Ever” paragraphs, and we will be doing some Christmas activities throughout the week.

Math: We have a timed test on Tuesday and on Friday. Please make sure that your student is ready for there test! Also, please make sure that your student continues to practice of Christmas break.

Reading: This week we are reading The Legend of the Candy Cane and The Polar Express. We will be doing some fun activities to go with each of these Christmas stories.

Science: We will be taking a science test/quiz on Wednesday. We will be reviewing in class on Tuesday and I will send home a review sheet that night as well.

Bible: This week we are wrapping up our Jesse Tree unit. We do have a Bible verse this week!

Spelling: We will be having a spelling test this week! The words are listed below, and it is a review week.


Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This Week’s Verse: Luke 2:18-19 – and all who heard it were amazed at what the shepherds said to them. But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.

After Christmas Verse: Jeremiah 29:11 – “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future.”

Spelling Words: sounded, handle, innocent, thrown, homework, however, crowd, power, tradition, resident, finish, people, example, muscle, football, snowstorm, toothbrush, strength, squeeze, square. Bonus: Christmas


Odds and Ends:

Christmas Program: Our program is on Thursday at 7:00. Please make sure that your student is wearing nice pants and a collared shirt(boys) or a skirt or dress(girls).

Christmas Party: Our class Christmas party will be Friday at 2:30. All parents are welcome to join!

Christmas Shoppe: Our class will be having our preview day of the Christmas Shoppe on Tuesday and our shopping day will be on Wednesday. Students are not required to buy anything, but this is a fun way for them to shop for their family members!

Speech Meet: Information about Speech Meet went home on Friday. Please make sure to turn that information in by Thursday so that students can begin practicing over Christmas Break.

Timed Tests: The schedule for the rest of our tests will go home later this week as well!

Math and Reading: As a “Merry Christmas” to parents and students there is no Math and Reading this week or over Christmas break 🙂


I think that is it! If I think of anything else, I will shoot you an email!

In Christ,

Mrs. Starkey


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