Thursday/Friday: There will be NO school on Thursday, Nov 11 and Friday, Nov 12.

Report Cards: Students in grades 1-8 will be receiving report cards this week. Kindergarten will not be getting report cards until January.

Parent/Teacher Conferences: Conferences are scheduled for Wednesday, November 17. Each parent is assigned to a specific time. The schedule will be sent home soon.

Friday: There will no longer be ice cream sold on Fridays. The student council will begin selling ice cream again in the spring.

Annual Appeal: Everyone should have received a letter in the mail about the school’s annual appeal. This is the first year our school has decided to do this. It is in lieu of the fall fundraiser. Thank you!

Have a great Veteran’s Day weekend!!


MATH: Review or complete the math sheet your child is bringing home daily.

BRING in items from home that begin with the letter “Dd” on Mon/Tues. In class we will look at the items, say the name, and listen to the beginning sound.

READING: Don’t forget to mark the November Reading Calendar that is being sent home today. Please read with your child for 10 minutes or let your child read to you.

This week students are learning:



learn about the Sunday gospel


Celebrate the 50th day of school


Match number cards to a set of objects

Phonological Awareness:

Review rhyme recognition/production

Onset/rime blending


Word building

Phonograms –am, -at

Letter Dd

High-Frequency Words:


Review I, a, my, the, go


Use graphic organizers

Use story structure




Plant assessment

Social Studies:

Identify behaviors of good citizens at home and at school