Monday Memo - Grade 3

May 15, 2017

"I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes.” Romans 1:16a

SPELLING – Unit 36 – (Pretest Wednesday, Test Friday)

  • Bonus: Bismarck, North Dakota
  • Challenge: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, rotation, revolution

MEMORY

  • Thursday: John 14:1

Tuesday – 3rd Grade Trivia Day – St. John’s Lutheran School, Arnold, MO

  • 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Clothing: Dress Code – Wear Black, White, Gold, Yellow, Gray Dress Code Top
  • Chaperones: DeVault, Oak, Richards (Arrive at 9:45)
  • Lunch: Pack a lunch in your regular lunch bag/lunch box with a drink. We are not bringing a cooler this time.  The students will carry their own lunch bag to the school.

Meramec Caverns: Thursday, May 18 (8:15-3:00)

  • Chaperones: Beckemeier, Kinder, Maender, Propst, Richards, Ridgley, Susic
  • Chaperones: Please send in your $14.

Special Instructions:

  • Bring a sack lunch in Ziploc bag with name on it. (include drink)
  • Dress for conditions. Include a jacket or sweatshirt for tour.
  • Wear Faith Family t-shirt.
  • Jeans, jean shorts, or cargo shorts are permitted. (Shorts must be dress code length. No gym shorts.)
  • Wear tennis shoes.
  • May bring up to $10 for the gift shop. (optional)

Chaperones, please bring the following items:  (Thank you!!!!!)

  • 19 morning snacks (individual packs): Propst
  • 19 afternoon snacks (individual packs): Kinder
  • 15 water bottles (regular sized):  Richards, Maender (For after Capture the Flag)
  • Cooler: Susic, Beckemeier
  • Picnic Blanket: Beckemeier, Ridgley, Susic, Richards, Maender

Chaperones!!!  Come dressed and ready to compete in the annual 3rd grade versus parents Capture the Flag Game!!!

Challenge

  • Bar Graphs – 6 m.c.
  • Consonant Diagraphs - 7 m.c.
  • Story Problems – 6 m.c.
  • Subtraction with Regrouping – 8 m.c
  • How Plants Help Animals – 5 m.c.

THIS WEEK

  • Tuesday: 3rd Grade Trivia Day
  • Thursday: Meramec Caverns
  • Friday: Chapel – 8:15 

LOOKING AHEAD

  • May 21: Mr. Ernst’s Retirement Party
  • May 23: Field Day
  • May 24: NO SCHOOL – Record’s Day
  • May 25: Last Day of School – Early Dismissal – 11:00 a.m.
  • June 5-9: Vacation Bible School

First Grade News

In Christ Alone
May 15, 2017


Memory Work: Friday - "See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God." 1 John 3:1

Upcoming Events:

  • Thank you to Mrs. Stowe for being our Mystery Reader.
  • Thank you for an awesome Teacher Appreciation Week last week. Thank you for the cards, flowers, and goodies throughout the week. 
  • Paul is in charge of snack this week. Kanin is in charge of snack next week.
  • Tuesday is Water Day. See the note from last week for details.
  • May 21 is Mr. Ernst’s retirement party.
  • May 23 is Field Day.
  • May 24 No school for Record’s Day & May 25 is the last day of school.

Topic of the Week

  • Religion - Sharing the gospel with others
  • Reading - Words with the aw vowel, sight words are: day, won’t, round, above, caught, minute
  • Math - Double digit subtraction
  • Soc. Studies - Special Americans, family attractions in the USA
  • Science - Magnets

Show and Tell Schedule

  • Monday - Madigan    
  • Tuesday - Ries, Brynley, and Sianna
  • Wednesday - Paul, Scarlet, and Ramsey
  • Thursday - Declan, Nathan, and Savannah
  • Friday - Kanin, Abbey, and Brooke

Tests This Week

  • Pre-test on Wednesday in spelling.
  • Words are: saw, paw, auto, claw, fawn, law, draw, straw, August, saucer
  • Test on Friday in spelling.

Don’t Forget

  • Church on Saturday at 5:00 P.M. and Sunday at 8:00, 9:30, and 10:45 A.M.; Sunday School at 9:25 A.M.

First Grade News

In Christ Alone
May 8, 2017


Memory Work: Friday- Hebrews, James, 1 & 2 Peter, 1, 2, & 3 John, Jude, Revelation

Upcoming Events:

  • Thank you to Mrs. Day for being our Mystery Reader.
  • Savannah is in charge of snack this week. Paul is in charge of snack next week.
  • May 12 all Library books are due back.
  • May 12 is the Spring Showcase at 7:00 P.M. See the attached note from Mrs. Wade.
  • May 14 the 1-4 grade sing in the Sanctuary at 10:45.
  • May 21 is Mr. Ernst’s retirement party.
  • May 23 is Field Day.
  • May 24 No school for Record’s Day & May 25 is the last day of school.

Topic of the Week

  • Religion- Paul, Timothy, Tabitha
  • Reading- Words with the er and est , sight words are: thank, think, present, eye, able, thought
  • Math- Double digit subtraction
  • Soc. Studies- Special Americans
  • Science- Magnets

Show and Tell Schedule

  • Monday- Gareth    
  • Tuesday- Camryn
  • Wednesday- Lydia
  • Thursday- Michael
  • Friday- Chase

Tests This Week

  • Pre-test on Wednesday in spelling.
  • Words are: newer, deepest, faster, warmest, highest, richer, smaller, kindest, biggest, friendlier
  • Test on Friday in spelling.

Don’t Forget

  • Church on Saturday at 5:00 P.M. and Sunday at 8:00, 9:30, and 10:45 A.M.; Sunday School at 9:25