First Grade News

In Christ Alone
April 24, 2017


Memory Work: Friday- Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts, Romans, 1 & 2 Corinthians, Galatians

Upcoming Events:

  • Thank you to Sandy Meyer for being our Mystery Reader.
  • Sianna is in charge of snack this week. 
  • Thursday is a STUCO dress down day. Dress like a cowboy. See the bulletin for information.
  • Friday is Trivia Night at Kirkwood Community Center.

Topic of the Week

  • Religion- Pentecost and Paul
  • Reading- Words with the vowel or , sight words are: favorite, night, quit, thing, live, sure, laugh
  • Math- measuring
  • Soc. Studies- Abe Lincoln, Susan B. Anthony, Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Science- Force and simple machines

Show and Tell Schedule

  • Monday- Declan    
  • Tuesday- Nathan
  • Wednesday- Savannah
  • Thursday- Kanin
  • Friday- Abbey

Tests This Week

  • Pre-test on Wednesday in spelling
  • Words are: store, corn, for, more, or, morning, afford, before, fortunate, porcupine
  • 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.

Monday Memo - Grade 3

April 24, 2017

“He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” Psalm 46:10

SPELLING – Unit 33 – (Pretest Wednesday, Test Friday)

  • Bonus: Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Challenge: Ascension, Pentecost, reflection, refraction, prism, rainbow, transparent, translucent, opaque, shadow

MEMORY

  • Thursday: Romans 8:38-39

Math Test – Chapter 10 – Friday, April 28
The students may bring their books home to study p. 336-341, 344-358, and 360.

Field Trip Money: If you are a chaperone, and have not yet sent in the money to pay for your ticket, please do so this week.  Thanks! 

  • Please send cash, or a check made payable to “St. Paul’s Lutheran School”.
  • Students: Free: Paid for by FOCUS
  • Parents: Daniel Boone: $5
  • Meramec Caverns: $14                

Field Trip Chaperones:

  • Daniel Boone: Femmel, Gates, Johnson, Lindemann, Meyer, Oak, Susic
  • Meramec Caverns: Beckemeier, Kinder, Maender, Meyer, Propst, Ridgley, Susic
  • May 4 – Boonesfield Village – 10:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Chaperones should arrive by 10:45 a.m.
  • Students should wear dress code clothes.
  • Students/Chaperones should bring a sack lunch/drink in a disposable plastic bag.  Please write your child’s name on their lunch.
  • Students may bring up to $5 for the gift shop. Please send the money in an envelope with your child’s name on it.
  • Chaperones: Femmel, Gates, Johnson, Lindemann, Meyer, Oak, Susic
  • Cooler for Lunches: Femmel, Oak, Susic (Please drop off before school.)
  • Picnic Blanket: Gates, Johnson, Lindemann, Meyer

Social Studies Test – Chapter 8
The tests came home today. Please sign and return them by Wednesday.

Challenge

  • Unit 33 Word Search – 8 m.c.
  • Large Multiplication - 15 m.c.
  • Spelling – 5 m.c.
  • Plural Nouns – 6 m.c

THIS WEEK

  • Wednesday:  4th Mid-Quarter Report will come home. Please sign and return the envelope. 
  • Thursday: STUCO Dress Down Day – Cowboy Day – See last week’s Bulletin for details
  • Friday: Chapel – 8:15 – Baptismal Remembrance – April, May, June; Trivia Night

LOOKING AHEAD

  • Apr. 30: Piano Recitals
  • May 4: Daniel Boone’s Home/Boonesfield Village – 10:45 – 3:00
  • May 5: Grades 1-4 Spelling Bee (After Chapel)
  • May 12: Grades K-4 Spring Showcase – 7:00 p.m.
  • May 14: Grades 1-4 Sing in Sanctuary – 10:45 a.m.
  • May 18: Meramec Caverns Field Trip – 8:00 – 3:00
  • 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
April 18, 2017


Memory Work: Friday- Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi

Upcoming Events

  • Thank you to Lauren’s grandpa and Mrs. Susic for being our Mystery Readers.
  • William is in charge of snack this week. Sianna is in charge next week.
  • Please have your child bring in a cereal box by Thursday, April 20th. We will be using it to celebrate Earth Day.
  • Every year an eighth grader writes a book for a first grader. Thursday, the eighth graders will come to interview their first grader.
  • Chapel will be on Thursday this week.

Topic of the Week

  • Religion- Jesus Ascends into Heaven
  • Reading- Words with the vowel oi or oy , sight words are: edge, only, enough, say, well
  • Math- measuring
  • Soc. Studies- Pilgrims, George Washington, Abe Lincoln
  • Science- Matter changes

Show and Tell Schedule

  • Monday- No school    
  • Tuesday- Sianna
  • Wednesday- Paul
  • Thursday- Scarlet
  • Friday- Ramsey

Tests This Week

  • Pre-test on Wednesday in spelling
  • Words are: oil, point, toy, coin, soil, boy, moist, destroy, annoyingly, joyfully
  • 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

Monday Memo Grade 3

April 10, 2017
“For the Lord is good and His love endures forever…”  Psalm 100:5

SPELLING – Unit 31 – (No Pretest, Test Friday)
Bonus: Concord, New Hampshire

MEMORY – NONE

Animal Research Project

  • The 3rd graders will begin their animal research project on an animal next week.
  • The 3rd graders chose their topic today.
  • They must bring 4 books on their topic to school by Tuesday, April 18.
  • It would help if they started reading their books in advance at home.
  • All of the work on this research project will be done in class during Language and Computer class. The students will be taking notes in Language class. They will then use those notes to make a Power Point in Computer class.

Book Order – Checks due Friday – Online orders due Saturday

  • scholastic.com/readingclub 
  • 3 H Activation Code: GNFG4 
  • Make checks payable to “Scholastic Books” 

Achievement Tests – April 10-12

  • Please make every effort to have your child in school, and on time, those days.
  • Please encourage your child to have a nutrition filled breakfast.
  • Missed achievement tests may be made up by appointment before school. 

Challenge

  • Unit 31 Word Search – 8 m.c.
  • 2 Digit by 1 Digit Multiplication - 15 m.c.
  • Telling Time – 5 m.c.
  • Perimeter – 6 m.c
  • Volume – 6 m.c.

THIS WEEK

  • Wednesday:  Faith Family Servant Day – Wear Jeans and Faith Family T-Shirt
  • Friday: NO SCHOOL – Good Friday

LOOKING AHEAD

  • Apr. 14: NO SCHOOL – Good Friday
  • Apr. 16: Easter
  • Apr. 17: NO SCHOOL – Easter Monday
  • Apr. 28: Trivia Night
  • Apr. 30: Piano Recitals
  • May 4: Daniel Boone’s Home/Boonesfield Village – 10:45 – 3:00
  • May 12: Grades K-4 Spring Showcase – 7:00 p.m.
  • May 14: Grades 1-4 Sing in Sanctuary – 10:45 a.m.
  • May 18: Meramec Caverns Field Trip – 8:00 – 3:00
  • May 23: Field Day