Thank you to all the parents and families who came to visit the Fourth Grade students Native American presentations.  The students did a terrific job!  I was very impressed with how creative the students were.

Upcoming Events:

  • Halloween:  We will celebrate Halloween on Wednesday, October 31st with a school parade at 8:30AM and classroom party at the end of the school day.  Grades 1st-8th will dismiss at 2:15PM
  • All Saints Day:  We will attend mass at 8:30AM on Thursday, 11/1 to celebrate this holiday.
  • Fall Fest:  Student Council is once again organizing the Fall Festival which will take place from 3-5PM on Friday, 11/9.  Pre-sale wrist bands for $5 each can be purchased until Wednesday, 11/7.
  • Grandparent’s Day; Special One’s Day:  Tuesday, 11/20.  RSVPs are due Friday, 11/9.

Upcoming Tests:

  • Religion Test:  over Chapter 7 on Monday, 10/29.
  • Math Test:  over Chapter 3, Multiplying two-digit numbers, on Tuesday, 10/30.
  • Reading Test:  over the tall tale “Stormalong,”  understanding characters, reading a dictionary entry, and nouns (common, proper, singular, and plural) on Friday, 11/2.

Topics of Study for the Week of October 22nd-26th:

Religion:

Students learned about the Beatitudes that Jesus gave us to help us achieve eternal happiness with God in heaven.  Students learned that Beatitude means blessing.  

Math:

Students continue to practice multiplying two digit numbers and solve multi-step word problems.

Language Arts:  

Students read the tall tale “Stormalong” and practice making inferences about the characters based on their actions and words.

Social Studies:

Students finished reading about different Native American tribes.  They also presented their projects to the class.

 

Newsletter; Week of October 22nd-26th