Entries by Ellie Russell


THANK YOU to Mr. Bair for a wonderful Science Lab last Friday about Hydrology.  The students thoroughly enjoyed this hands-on approach to learning about rocks and soil!   RELIGION: Parts of Mass Sacrament of Reconciliation Prayers of Thanksgiving     SPELLING LIST: Base Words with Endings: -ed and -ing Basic Words: liked, using, riding, chased, […]


  RELIGION: Great Job on Saint Reports and Costumes.  Check out our St. Peter’s Facebook Page for photos. Saints, cont. Commandments 6-10 The parts of the Mass     SPELLING LIST: (Consonant Diagraphs th, sh, wh, ch, tch) Basic Words: dish, than, chest, such, thin, push, shine, chase, white, while, these, flash, which, then Bonus […]


RELIGION: All Saints Day Mass: Thursday, Nov. 1st.  Come see your child in the All Saint’s Day Processional at the 8:30 Mass.  Your child should come to school dressed in his/her costume over their uniform (Mass uniforms are not necessary since they will be wearing their costume. Saint’s Projects are due on Tuesday, OCT.30th (NO […]


RELIGION: All Saints Day Preparation Rosary     SPELLING LIST: Test on Thursday due to Teacher Workday on Friday. Basic Words:  next, end, camp, sank, sing, drink, hunt, stand, long, stamp, pond, bring, jump, left Bonus Words:  skeleton, pumpkin, Saint, Halloween AND previous bonus words not attempted or incorrect words from previous tests-second try!  Encourage your […]


RELIGION: Ten Commandments Saint Report forms will be coming home in the Tuesday folder.  Your child has already been thinking about the Saint that he/she wants to learn about. Please help your child to research their Saint, write their report and come up with a costume for the All Saint’s Day Procession on Nov. 1st. SAINT […]


RELIGION: God’s Special Rules: 10 Commandments Saints   SPELLING LIST: (Consonant Blends with r, l, s) Basic Words: spin, clap, grade, swim, place last, test, skin, drag, glide, just, stage, slip, drive Bonus Words: fossil, Saint, because ENGLISH/WRITING: Organization and Sentence Fluency Kinds of Nouns, Singular and Plural Nouns Conventions: Proofreading for CAPS: Capitalization, Agreement, […]


RELIGION: Guardian Angel Day: 10/2 St. Francis Feast Day: 10/4 Pet Blessing                                 Please send a picture of your child’s animal or a relative’s pet if you cannot bring the pet in person.  They will hold up the pictures during the […]


A Note From Mrs. Russell Progress Reports went home today.  Please sign and return.  The Spelling List is also in the Tuesday folder as it will be every week.  Please encourage your child to learn Bonus Words if they seem to be doing well with the words.  Homework is either Xtra Math or Flashcards and […]

Sept. 17-21

  Wow! So much excitement with the hurricane. It sounds like many of you had wonderful trips! Due to all going on, we will have our first Spelling Test with last week’s words on this Friday. Many students are also catching up on classwork, so you may see some come home with your child. In […]