November 8, 2018

posted Nov 8, 2018, 6:52 AM by Kari Barksdale
Good morning!
  Tomorrow is out first field trip to the Houston Arboretum! We will not have Show and Tell tomorrow because of our Field Trip, but will resume next Friday as usual. Please see the list below for what your child needs;

Here is what your child will need for Friday:
1. Field trip shirt
2. Shoes that can get dirty (rain boots, old tennis shoes)
3. Bug Spray if you have it
4. A Jacket and pants- there will be a cold front coming through
5. Poncho or rain jacket if you have one
6. Disposable lunch
7. Water to drink

**If you would like to pack an extra change of clothes for after the field trip you are more than welcome to. 

Chaperone and driver forms are coming home TODAY for those parents driving. Please fill those forms out tonight and return them tomorrow. Thank you again for your help!

We will leave school at 8:30 on Friday morning and head back to school a little after 1:00. 

  An email was sent out on Monday informing you of our Thanksgiving Food Drive, if you are able, please send non-perishable food items with your child to school by next week Friday! Our students will enjoy a Thanksgiving Meal together next Friday for lunch and then participate in preparing boxes of food for the needy as well as "Blessing Bags". The Blessing Bags will be passed out by myself and Mrs. Carlovsky to the homeless over Thanksgiving Break. 
  Next week we'll be working on the following:

** Christ light ** Jesus Teaches us about Loving Others & Jesus Teaches us Not to Worry
** Memory Treasure ** In those days, Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria) and everyone went to his own town to register.
** Math ** Shapes
** SuperKids ** Icky and the letter I and Tic, Tac, Toc and the letter T
** Science ** Frog Life Cycle
** Social Studies ** Occupations Unit
** Art ** Thanksgiving Placemats
** Phonics ** Short i packet
** PE ** Basketball with Mrs. Hildebrandt
** Music ** Christmas Music!

  Important Upcoming Calendar Items:
** Friday, November 9th: Field Trip to Houston Arboretum
** Friday, November 16th: K-8 Thanksgiving Feast
** Monday- Friday, November 19-23rd: No School

  Bible encourgament for the week: "Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifiting shadows." James 1:17 How amazing is God's love for us! He daily showers us with His grace and mercy, don't forget that!

  Have a great day and enjoy your weekend :)