Weekly Newsletter – January 9

Good Morning! I hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing weekend. Here are some things to know for this week.

 

What We Are Learning:

English: We took a quiz today over nouns. We will be starting on verbs later this week.

Bible: We are continuing to work our way through the life of Joseph. We are going to be talking what Joseph’s brothers did to him and how God used it.

Reading: This week we are learning about homophones, contractions, and how to write a fiction story.

Math: We are continuing to take timed tests (Tuesday and Friday). We are also starting division this week!

Social Studies: Last week we started a Social Studies community newspaper about different cultures and we will finish that up this week.

Spelling: We do have a test on Friday. Our words this week are all contractions.

 

Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This 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.”

Next Week’s Verse: Psalm 118:1 – Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. (A short, but good one)

Spelling Words: let’s, he’d, you’ll, can’t, I’d, won’t, haven’t, hasn’t, she’d, they’ll, when’s, we’d, should’ve, wasn’t, didn’t, they’d, would’ve, could’ve, needn’t, you’ve. Bonus: jumble

 

Odds and Ends:

Parent Teacher Conferences: Forms are going home tomorrow! So sorry that I haven’t sent them home yet. The forms will say they are due back on Wednesday, but let’s plan on Friday.

Grade Cards: These will be going home on Friday.

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.

Speech Meet: Passages were assigned on Friday. Please feel free to contact me with any questions. Don’t wait till the last minute to practice either!

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

Save the Date: The school auction is February 25th.

 

I think that is it! Have a great Monday 🙂

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