Weekly Newsletter – April 11

Good Morning! I hope you all had a good, although wintery, weekend 🙂 Here are some things to know for this week:


What We Are Learning:

English: We took a quiz over prepositions today, and we will be starting to go over pronouns later this week.

Math: This week we are starting a new unit over measurement. We are working on everything from feet and inches to meters and centimeters. We will also be doing some stuff with time and temperature.

Reading: We are reviewing synonyms this week and comparing and contrasting. We are also still working hard on our alphabet books!

Bible: This week we are talking about how Joseph was able to forgive his brothers and how we should forgive others. We do have a Bible verse due this week as well.

Spelling: We do have a test this week. The words focus on the patter consonant vowel/vowel consonant.

Science: We are continuing to learn about the skeletal system this week. We will probably have a quiz later this week once we finish this chapter.


Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This Week’s Verse: 1 Timothy 4:12 – Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.

Next Week’s Verse: Matthew 22:37-38 – Love the Lord your God with all your heart and will all your should and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment.

Spelling Words: create, medium, piano, idea, radio, video, studio, violin, duo, patio, rodeo, pioneer, trio, stadium, audio, audience, radiate, cereal, elegant, inspire. Bonus: acceptable


Odds and Ends:

Sundae Party: Thank you to all who have signed up to help with our Sundae Party! Below is a list of who is bringing what. Please send all supplies in on Friday. We are so excited for this day! If you have any questions please let me know.

Chocolate Syrup: Clabaugh (1), Mast (1)

Caramel Sauce: Nuzum

Strawberry Sauce: Chanay

Sprinkles: Snode

Whipped Cream: Feil (2)

Cherries: Wingate

M&M’s: Merryweather

Sour Gummy Worms: Walker

Bowls and Spoons: Amstutz

Volunteers: Mrs. Feil, Mrs. Schlegel, and Mrs. Snode.

Testing Week: Next week is elementary testing week. Please make sure that your child is well rested and has eaten a good breakfast each day. Please make sure to send a good snack as well as they are usually hungry by the time snack rolls around, especially during testing week. Also, please do your best to avoid doctors appointments, etc during the week as well.

Midterms: These will be going home next Friday.

Book Fair: The school book fair is April 25-29. More details to come!

Class Chapel: Our chapel is May 6th! Parents are free to come watch 🙂


I think that is it for this week!

In Christ,

Mrs. Starkey





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