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RELIGION  This week we will be starting on Chapter 4 in Religion.  We will be talking about how to pray, St. Therese’s Little Ways, the four main types of prayers (Blessing, Petition, Thanksgiving, and Praise).  

**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!  (Girls will be able to wear pants for Mass Uniform starting in November.)

 SPELLING This week our words will be words with “thr, spr, scr, and str.” Our tests will be Wednesday and Friday.    You can find the list of words at the link below. 


READING  We will be reading “The Planets in our Solar System.”  Our skills this week will cover summarizing, main idea and supporting details, using the internet, and vocabulary.

GRAMMAR We will continue to talk about irregular verbs and singular possessive nouns. In our Vocabulary books we will talk about finding words using dictionary skills. 

MATH    We will look at subtracting up to four-digit numbers, subtracting money, and subtracting across zeros this week.  Please keep working on your child’s basic math facts.  The better they can answer basic addition and subtraction facts the better they will be in the future!

SCIENCE – We will continue with our chapter on Animals this week.  We will be talking about Animals.  We will look at the needs of animals, how animals grow, parts of animals, and kinds of animals.

SOCIAL STUDIES   We will focus on Science for the next few weeks.


Dates to keep in mind…
-Wednesday, Oct. 19 – Report Cards come home and  Parent Teacher Conferences 3-5pm
-Thursday, Oct. 20 – Dismissal is at 1pm and Parent Teacher Conferences from 1:30 – 7pm
-Friday, Oct. 21 – Honors Day 12:15, Dismissal 1pm, No Extended Care after school.

**HALLOWEEN PARTY – Our Halloween Party will be on Monday, Oct. 31!

The following people volunteered to help with the party…
–Snack – Sejas
–Drink – Dillow
–Game – ???
–Craft – Marten

If you would like to VOLUNTEER for the GAME –Just let me know!  🙂

**WINTER UNIFORMS – According to the Student Handbook, students are not to wear shorts as part of the unform starting this week until after Spring Break.  If you have any questions, please contact the office.

**Remember…We have MASS on Thursdays.  Please make sure your child is wearing their Mass Uniform!  We also have PE on Thursdays and some Fridays this year!  Please be sure your child has clothes to change into for these two days as well!

**Please be sure to read the ROAR! for more St. Rose School Information! 

Monday  – PE 

Tuesday  –   MUSIC

Wednesday  –  Dismiss at 1pm – Conferences 3-5pm

Thursday  – MASS – Dismiss at 1pm – Conferences 1:30 – 7pm

Friday – ART – Honors Day 12:15 – Dismiss 1pm – NO Extended Care after school