Absolutely, Paws-itively Drug Free
MONDAY – “Wear Red Day” Let’s kick off Red Ribbon Week by wearing red. We will be creating a large banner entitled “SJV Was Born To Be Drug Free”. Please send in a baby picture of your child to hang on the banner. Please put your child’s name on the back of the picture so it can be returned to you.
TUESDAY – “Hats Off To Being Drug Free” All students may wear their favorite cap/hat along with their regular school uniform.
WEDNESDAY – “Sock It To Drugs” Students may wear crazy socks with their regular school uniform.
THURSDAY – “Hugs Not Drugs” Students in grade Prek-2 may bring in their favorite stuffed animal to hug doing the day. Students in Grade 3-8 will be receiving a special “chocolate hug” treat.
FRIDAY – “I’m Too Bright For That” Students may wear sunglasses.
10/3 Religion Test, Science Test
10/4 Reading Vocabulary Quiz
10/5 Review Spelling Test
10/6 No School
10/9-10/13 Fall Break
10/20 Parent Teacher Conferences
Reading: We are finished with Unit 1 and will be reviewing the stories we have read. A vocabulary review quiz will be given on Wednesday. A Benchmark Assessment will be taken on Thursday.
Spelling: We are reviewing Unit 1 words. A review test is on Thursday.
Language: This week we are learning to write paragraphs.
Math: Last week we started Chapter 2. This chapter covers place value to one hundred. This week we will be working on identifying tens and ones and reading and writing number words to 100.
Religion: This week’s topic is the Sacrament of Baptism and the gift of God’s grace.
Science: Plants Grow and Change Test is on Tuesday.
Social Studies: We will start discussing maps, cardinal directions, and continents.
9/27 Math Test
9/28 Language Test
9/29 Reading and Spelling Tests; Spirit Day – Bring in $1 to support Forensics and you will be able to wear jeans, gym shoes, and an SJV tee to school on that day
10/2 Field Trip to JPII
10/6 No School- Teacher Inservice
10/9-10/13 Fall Break
Reading: We are reading the classic story “Corduroy” by Don Freeman. Vocabulary words are dashing, escalator, palace, yanked, and fastened. Test is on Friday.
Spelling: Test on Friday.
Language: Unit 1 Test on Thursday. This test will cover sentences, subjects, predicates, combining sentences, and commas in a series. There will also be a writing portion on the test. Students will have to write at 3 sentences in response to a writing prompt.
Math: Chapter 1: Addition and Subtraction Test on Wednesday.
Religion: We are beginning Chapter 5 this week. We will be discussing Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden.
Science: We are finishing up Chapter 1: Plants Grow and Change. We will be planting seeds and comparing different kinds of plants.