Weekly Newsletter – January 19

Welcome back! I hope you all had a wonderful three day weekend and that you are rested up. Here is what you need to know for this week:


What We Are Learning:

English: This week we are focusing on helping verbs. We will begin to memorize these this week.

Math: We are working on twelves this week, and learning how to multiply three numbers this week. We took a timed test today and we will also be taking one on Friday.

Reading: This week were are focusing character, plot, and setting. We will be learning how these things are an important part of a play.

Social Studies: We are doing a small unit over Martin Luther King Jr. this week. We will be learning why he is important not only in history, but to us today.

Bible: We are continuing the life of Joseph this week, and we are focusing specifically on his time in Potipher’s house.

Spelling: We are taking our pretest today, so there will be correction homework tonight. We do have a test on Friday.


Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This Week’s Verse: None.

Next Week’s Verse: None.

*Speech Meet Verses/Poems are due next week! (January 29th)

Spelling Words: unhappy, recall, unroll, unload, mistake, misspell, dislike, replace, mislead, disagree, rewrite, disappear, unknown, dishonest, react, unfortunate, discourage, uncomfortable, recycle, mispronounce. Bonus: scorch


Odds and Ends:

Auction Basket: Our class is putting together the Chocolate Lovers basket. Items are due by January 29th! Please help us fill our basket!

Speech Meet: Verses are due January 29th! This week I will be talking with each student about expectations for when they say there verse (expression, volume, etc.)

Grade Card Envelopes: Please return grade card envelopes this week.

Yearbook Forms: This year yearbooks are $11.00. Please return forms to me.

Parent Teacher Conferences: Time slots went home last week for those of you that have conferences next Tuesday.


I think that is it for this week! Have a great day!


In Christ,

Mrs. Starkey


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