Fri, Sep 27, 2019

It is hard to believe that it is almost October!  This week will be an exciting one for the boys.  

Spelling: Magic E

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

Math:  Subtraction to 10

English: What is subject and verb agreement? What are present tense verbs? How do I become a better writer knowing subject and verb agreement? 

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

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 27, 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


Fri, Sep 20, 2019

In the classroom...

Spelling: Doubling/Twin Rule (-ff, -ll, -ss, -zz)

Reading: Mo Willems Author Study 

Math:  Addition to 10; Number Bonds; Subtraction to 10

English:  Adjectives: What is an adjective? How do adjectives help me write better sentences?

Social Studies:  What makes a city a city? What can we do to make our city a better place? How can we give back?

Important Dates:

9.26-Individual Class Picture Day

10.10- 10.14  Fall Break

10.25 Grandparents Day (1/2 day of school)

Mon, Sep 16, 2019

Spelling: compound words

Reading: Mo Willems Author Study; new book club rotation begins

Math:  Numbers to 10 using Number Bonds

English:  Subject/Predicate- How do subjects and predicates help me write sentences?

Social Studies:  What makes a city a city? How important are laws in a city?

Things to Remember:

Library is on Mondays!

Important Dates:

9/23 Class Chapel, 8am

10/4  Parent/Teacher Conferences (no school)

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