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RELIGION     We will work on reading the Christmas chapter in our book.  We will also talk about the meaning of the Feast of the Epiphany.   We will then work on the Unit 2 review for the rest of this week.  We will start on Chapter 9 next week.  In this chapter we will talk about how we, as Catholics, are open to all people.  We will read about the Samaritan Woman and Jesus will always be with us.

**Don’t forget students should wear Mass Uniform on mass days!  This is blue pants and white shirts for the boys.  Plaid skirt or jumper with a white shirt for the girls!G Now that we are in the “winter” months, the girls may wear blue pants and white shirt.  This will be in effect until March.

 SPELLING We are back to having our Spelling Tests on Wednesday and Friday.  Please see the link below to get the list of spelling words for the next three weeks.

Week 16-18

READING – This week we will be reading “What do Illustrators Do?” We will be working on vocabulary, sequencing, writing questions for an interview, and comprehension.

GRAMMAR – We will continue to work on future-tense verbs and sentence combining with verbs in GrammarWe will be working on Lesson 9 in Vocabulary this week. Lesson 9 will have us learning about ADVERBS and how they tell us HOW things are done!

MATH We will spend a day reviewing division to refresh our memories from before break, but then we will be moving on to our next chapter.  We will work on Chapter 12 next.  We will be working on telling time, reading a calendar, and reading a thermometer to tell the temperature in Fahrenheit and Celsius.

SCIENCE – We will focus on Social Studies over the next few weeks!

SOCIAL STUDIESWe will finish up chapters 3 & 4 over the next week or two.  We are working on our local governments and the services they provide, the branches of our government, our national government, and models of American Citizenship.  We will also look at states and capitals, and symbols of national pride. 

TEACHER NOTES –  

** I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!  Can you believe that it is 2016?  I hope everyone is refreshed and ready for the 2nd half!  🙂 

**There is a PRIDE meeting tonight at 6:30

**This Friday will be our HONORS DAY and SPIRIT DAY celebrations!  Honor’s Day will begin at 1:45 in the PLC, followed by Spirit Day.  REPORT CARDS WILL COME HOME ON FRIDAY!

** School Cancellations and Delays – St. Rose follows Franklin Community School for cancellations and delays. When delays or cancellations occur, they will be announced on local stations (CBS, ABC and NBC) under ‘Franklin Community Schools’. St. Rose will, also, send out an email through Jupiter. On the morning of, you may call the school office at 738-3451 to verify any delays or cancellations.

**Be sure to check the website for the most up to date news at St. Rose!

Monday  – Still on Break!

Tuesday  – MUSIC

Wednesday  – LIBRARY

Thursday  – MASS and PE

Friday – ART , HONORS DAY & SPIRIT DAY!