Weekly Newsletter – February 21

Good Afternoon! I hope you all enjoyed your long weekend ๐Ÿ™‚ The weather was perfect for a few days off. Just to make you smile this afternoon… Here is a picture of the puppy that my husband and I got this weekend. We are very excited ๐Ÿ™‚ I told the kids this morning and there was quite a lot of squealing!

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Here are a few things to know for this week.

 

What We Are Learning:

English: We are continuing to learn how to identify and label the different parts of speech in a sentence. This week we will be adding adjectives to the list.

Bible: We are continuing through the life of Joseph!

Reading: This week we are learning how to summarize a story. We are also working through some words in our story that we may be unfamiliar with.

Math: We are continuing to learn about graphing! Today we did a fun activity learning how to graph and we surveyed our class to help us learn. We are also going to be talking about circle graphs, mean, median, and mode this week.

Social Studies: We are starting a new unit tomorrow over the states! We will be learning all of the fifty states and some fun facts about them as we go. Tomorrow a paper will go home with the different regions we will be studying and the states in that region.

Spelling: We do have a spelling test on Friday! Our words focus on irregular plural words.

 

Bible Verse and Spelling Words:

This Week’s Verse:ย Psalm 23:3 – he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake.

Next Week’s Verse: Psalm 23:4 – Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

Spelling Words: wolves, knives, feet, men, children, women, sheep, heroes, scarves, mice, geese, wives, elves, banjos, halves, loaves, beliefs, tomatoes, potatoes, tornadoes. Bonus: necessary

 

Odds and Ends:

School Auction: The auction is this Saturday at 9:00! We would love for you to join us and support our school! Check out the event on Facebook by clicking here.

Re-Enrollment Packets: Packets went home today! Hopefully they were handed to you as students were picked up. If you did not get a packet please contact the office.

Box Tops: Please send these in by next Wednesday (March 1st) so we can turn them in that Friday. Thanks!

 

I think that is it for this week! Enjoy your Tuesday ๐Ÿ™‚

Mrs. Starkey

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