Tue, Oct 15, 2019

Spelling: Magic e in two-syllable words

Reading: We are starting a new author study on Tedd Arnold . The boys will begin to explore different texts from Tedd Arnold, and begin to make text-to-text connections.

Skills-setting, claim/support, sequencing, fact/opinion

Math: Subtraction to 10; Rocket Quiz (+0,1)/Thursday

English: Sentence Stretchers...How to write a more complete sentence with details.

Science: Water Cycle

Important Dates:

10.25.19 Grandparent's Day- half day dismissal (11:45)

Last modified on October 15, 2019
Mon, Oct 07, 2019

Hello Parents! 

The boys are super excited about Derby Days this week! They will not need their backpacks but still send in lunchboxes and water bottles. There will be no spelling homework or fluency sheet. There WILL be a reading log. Please keep the boys reading over fall break! Be sure to check out Seesaw! The boys have been posting their small moments! 

Have a wonderful fall break! 

Mon, Sep 30, 2019

In Class This Week:

Spelling: Magic e

Reading: Mo Willems Author Study and final Book Club for this rotation

Math:  Subtraction to 10

English: What are singular and plural nouns? 

Social Studies:  What makes a city a city? How important are laws in a city? How can I make my city better?

Important Reminders:

Conferences are this week! I am looking forward to meeting with you! Please be on time so that we can stick to the schedule. See you soon! 

Dates to Remember:  

October 3: David Thomas in the Fellowship Hall at 6:30

October 4: Parent/Teacher Conferences (no school)

October 10-14:  Fall Break

October 25:  Grandparents' Day (half-day dismissal) 

Last modified on September 30, 2019
Tue, Sep 24, 2019

Crusader Café is back for another year.  Crusader Café is held during lunchtime and is a time where a boy can showcase his musical talents to his peers and others. Once again this year, we will be dining and entertaining everyone in the Fellowship Hall.

Dates for the Café

Thursday, October 31

Thursday, January 30

Thursday, April 30

There are 2 requirements your son must meet in order to play at Crusader Café.

  1. He must be taking lessons (If he is not taking lessons, he must audition for Mrs. Southerland)
  2. He must be practicing regularly  “Practice isn’t the thing you do once you’re good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good.” -Malcolm Gladwell   Outliers

Please use the linked documents below to view available time slots (each date can have 5 boys maximum signed up).  The link at the bottom will take you to the form for your son's grade level.  Please enter your child's name (last name, first and his homeroom) on the date you would like.  

1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th Grade


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