Week of January 9

Week of January 9, 2023


No chapel this week

Jan 9-13 is Homecoming Week! Each day will have a dress up day which students MAY participate in but the dress up days are not mandatory! Please remember that we will call you to bring clothes for your child if they are dressed at all inappropriately!!

Monday–Pajama Day–students may wear appropriate pajamas. Please no slippers. Student will go outside for recess. Appropriate means that the graphics on the pj’s are appropriate for school and that the fit is appropriate.

Tuesday–Fictional Character Day–again, please make sure the fictional character is appropriate for school; No witches or wizards, etc.

Wednesday–Wacky Wednesday–mix it up! Don’t match/wear a wig/look ridiculous! (But appropriate!)

Thursday–Decades Day–dress in the style of your favorite decade!

Friday– Super Spirit Day (jeans and spirit shirts/free shoes/spray paint hair but no face paint please!) and Parade and Pep Rally

Each week, I will send home the test folder with the past week’s test graded for you to see and sign the signature form. Please return the test with graded tests in the folder the next day.

Test Schedule

Wednesday, Jan. 11- Science Ch 10 Vocabulary Quiz

Thursday, Jan. 12- Science Ch 10 Test

Speed Drill

Friday, Jan 13- Bible Ch 19 Test

Reading Test- A Gift for Tia Rosa

Spelling Test


Math- worksheet, and continue practicing division and multiplication facts (0-10) using flash cards, IPAD, phone, computer, games, etc.

Spelling- study these words for test List 19 Review:

  1. forgotten
  2. shortest
  3. market
  4. careful
  5. depart
  6. corner
  7. course
  8. worry
  9. share
  10. yours
  11. warm
  12. fourth
  13. report
  14. before
  15. storms
  16. worker
  17. warning
  18. seashore
  19. mountain
  20. noisy

Bible- memorize Memory Verse:  Psalm 34:8, “Examine and see how good the Lord is. Happy is the person who trusts the Lord.”

Reading- read an A.R. book for 15 minutes each night. When they are finished reading it, they can take a test on it at school, new point goal has been set.  This nine weeks, the AR grade is just based on reaching their point goal.

Study for upcoming tests:

Math Speed Drill- This week, students will have three minutes to solve 20 Division facts, dividing by 2.

Bible- students may use their workbook to study and a study guide sheet in their take home folder

Reading- students use their Reading book to review the story and skill, and use reading workbook to study vocabulary

Science- Chapter 10 The Solar System; study Ch 10 vocabulary and chapter review page 159-160 in workbook; order of planets: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune.

Helpful terms- moon (revolves around the Earth); sun (center of the solar system); the sun and all of the objects that revolve around it make up the solar system.

vocabulary: telescope, probe, satellite, solar system, planet, revolution, orbit, axis, rotation, moon phase

Weekly Focus:

Bible- Jesus satisfies, Jesus feeds 5,000; He is the Bread of Life and Good Shepherd; Jesus drives out demons; Armor of God; vocab- compassion, spiritual warfare

Reading- A Gift for Tia Rosa , skill- understanding the author’s purpose, and study Vocabulary (daisy side of reading workbook pg 32): flickered, fringe, confessed, fierce, frail, schedule, wisdom, determination

Math- Ch 7 Long Division: dividing with and without remainders, divide 3-and 4-digit dividends by 1-digit divisors, find average of multiple numbers

English- Ch 8: identifying direct objects, transitive verbs, Pattern 2 (SN V-t DO P2), simple verb tenses, regular and irregular verbs; vocab- protest and massive

Science- Chapter 10: Solar System-space exploration, sun and solar system, planets, earth’s moon; vocabulary: telescope, probe, satellite, solar system, planet, revolution, orbit, axis, rotation, moon phase

Social Studies- Coming Soon in the 3rd Nine Weeks


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