Happy Spring!



Original Works: Last week I sent home a letter and order form for Original Works. The students have painted a picture and their art work will be reproduced onto any product of your choice. The order form and a check made out to Good Shepherd Catholic School will need to be turned in by Wednesday, March 25th.

Pizza Lunch fundraiser: Please donate two 10 count juice box packages with your child’s name on it. You will receive one hour of volunteer service for your donation. Parents are also welcome to donate snack donation for volunteer hours (1 hour for every $10).

Social Studies Fair: The school will have a Social Studies Fair on Tuesday afternoon at 1:15pm. The Kindergarten class will display a land formation project. Pictures to come.

Spring pictures: Spring pictures will be taken on April 1st. Parents will get the chance to see the pictures before deciding to buy.

Buddy Day: We will have another buddy day on Thursday afternoon. We will be decorating eggs. Each student will need to bring TWO, WHITE, HARD BOILED EGGS to school. Egg decorating kits will also be appreciated.

Friday: Students will wear their spirit shirts.

Ice Cream Friday: There will be no ice cream on Fridays during Lent.

Word group: This week we will be working on words that end in –it (fit, pit, mit, hit, lit, sit).

Counting by 5’s: I’ve added a video at the bottom of this post. It’s a Schoolhouse Rock for the students to practice counting by 5’s.


Math: Complete and return daily math worksheets.

Handwriting: This week will be letters Ll-Pp.

Word Group: -it worksheets

READING: Don’t forget to mark your March reading calendar

This Week We Are Learning:




Holy Trinity


Letter Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo, Pp review: sounds, handwriting, words beginning with the letter






Water: explore what items sink/float