Weekly Newsletter – January 3

Good Morning! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas break. I know ours was very busy, but definitely lots of fun! Here are a few things to know for this week:

What We Are Learning:

English: We are working on plural possessive nouns this week. We will also be reviewing singular possessive nouns.

Bible: We are starting the life of Joseph this week! We will be learning about how God used him even in the hardest of circumstances.

Reading: This week we are doing some comprehension questions and we are working on following directions. We are also going to be talking about the main idea of a passage.

Math: We are going to spend the week doing some multiplication review. We did not take a timed test today, but we will have one on Friday.

Spelling: We do have a spelling test on Friday. Our words focus on consonant sounds.


Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

*There is no Bible Verse this week.

Next Week’s 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: father, chapter, other, alphabet, watch, English, weather, catch, fashion, shrink, pitcher, flash, athlete, trophy, nephew, northern, establish, emphasis, hyphen, challenge. Bonus: January


Odds and Ends:

Speech Meet: Speech Meet passages will be assigned this week. More detail information will be going home tomorrow!

Auction Basket: We have the chocolate lovers basket! Please be sending in stuff to fill our basket. There is a green bin outside my room for donations.

Family Night: This week our school is having a family night at Chipotle! Join us for a night of good food and a portion of the proceeds will go to our school. Contact the office with questions. I believe flyers will be sent home this week.

Box Tops: Box tops are due TOMORROW. Please send in any box tops and coke rewards that you have. We didn’t turn any in last month so hopefully we can turn a lot in this month!

Grading Period: This Friday is the end of the grading period. Grade cards will be going home next Friday.

No School: There is no school January 16th due to Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Parent Teacher Conferences: Conferences will be January 26th. I will be sending papers home later this week.

Save the Date: The Auction is on February 25th!


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

-Mrs. Starkey


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