May 1st –May 5th

May 2, please go to MidlandsGives.org/stpeterscatholicschool. Thank you for your donation to the school.

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

It is hard to believe that it is already May! As we are nearing the last weeks of school please encourage your student to stay focused in class. Also please do your best to arrive on time each day . The class will be taking a field trip to the State Museum on May 22, 2017. Please look for permission slips to come home in their folders.

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read The Mysterious Tadpole. We will concentrate on conclusions.

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are root, crew, spoon, few, bloom, grew, room, you, stew, boost, scoop, and flew. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: Students will learn about the Boston Tea party and the American Revolution.

Science: : This week students will study the states of matter.

Math: : Students will learn to tell time and elapsed time.

Religion: : Students will learn to tell time and elapsed time.

 

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

 

 

 

April 24th -28th

May 2, please go to MidlandsGives.org/stpeterscatholicschool. Thank you for your donation to the school.

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

I hope all of you had a wonderful Easter break! For those students participating in First Communion practice it is Wednesday at 6:00pm in the Church. Please continue focusing on math facts to 20 for both addition and subtraction.

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read From Seed to Plant. We will concentrate on cause and effect. Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are tall, saw, dog, draw, call, fall, soft, paw, ball, yawn, log, and small. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: Students will learn about why colonist wanted freedom from Great Britain.

Science: This week students will study the properties of matter.

Math: Students will begin learning how to tell time.

Religion: This week we will focus on First Communion.

 

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

 

 

 

April 10th -12th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week is Holy Week. We will have a Retreat Day on Wednesday. Tuesday we will have a math assessment with our grocery store. The students have been practicing adding and subtracting their grocery bills. Finally, let’s remember to rejoice that Christ has risen! Have a Happy and Healthy Easter!

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read about how Jesus died for our sins and rose on Easter. We will work on Comprehension.

Spelling/Vocabulary: No spelling test this week

Social Studies: Students will learn about Jamestown.

Science: This week students will study the properties of matter.

Math: Students will continue to work on counting money and the addition and subtraction of money. The assessment will be on Tuesday.

Religion: This week we will focus on Holy week.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

May 2, please go to MidlandsGives.org/stpeterscatholicschool. Thank you for your donation to the school.

 

April 3rd -7th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week we will have report cards issued on Tuesday. Just a reminder, please send in a healthy snack with your child daily. I have extra just in case but I have been running low quickly because many students have been forgetting. Also on April 11, 2017 we will have our grocery store assessment. The students will be adding and subtracting money.

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read Half-Chicken. We will concentrate on cause and effect.

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are unhappy, retell, untangle, unkind, repaint, refill, unlike, remake, unpack, reread, and unlock. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: Students will learn about the first colonist.

Science: This week students will study the properties of matter.

Math: Students will continue to work on counting money and the addition and subtraction of money.

Religion: This week we will focus on Lent and Holy week.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30

am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

Tuesday, May 2: Please go to MidlandsGives.org/StPetersCatholicSchool and make a contribution to our school.  If we get 180 donors for this one day online event, sponsored by Central Carolina Community Foundation, St. Peter’s will get $10,000 in bonus money!  Thank you.

 

 

March 27th – 31st

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

It is so hard to believe that this is the last week in March! We will be setting up or Grocery store on Friday. Many families have donated. Thank you so much for your help!

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read The Goat in the Rug. We will work on the sequence of events.

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are helpful, sadly, hopeful, thankful, slowly, wishful, kindly, useful, safely, painful, mouthful, and weakly. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: Students will learn about Americas first explorers.

Science: This week students will study the properties of matter.

Math: Students will continue to work on counting money and the addition and subtraction of money.

Religion: This week we will focus on First Communion.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30

am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

 

March 20th – 24th

 

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week we will have a 2:00pm dismissal on Monday and the After School Program is still available. Also, in a few weeks we will be setting up a grocery store. It would be great if each student could bring in two pieces of “clean” garbage. We are looking for things like cereal boxes, egg cartons, macaroni and cheese boxes or rice boxes. Thank you so much for your help!

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read Gloria Who Might Be My Best Friend. We will work on realistic fiction.

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are meet, meat, week, weak, mane, main, tail, tale, be, bee, too and two. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: Students will learn about Americas first explorers.

Science: This week students will be studying the Solar System. We will work on our planet reports.

Math: Students will work on counting money. Please continue to work on subtraction facts.

Religion: This week we will focus on First Communion.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30

am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

March 13th – 17th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

Tuesday we will have a PI contest. We are going to see who can memorize the most numbers in PI. A handout will go home on Friday. Also, in a few weeks we will be setting up a grocery store. It would be great if each student could bring in two pieces of “clean” garbage. We are looking for things like cereal boxes, egg cartons, macaroni and cheese boxes or rice boxes. Thank you so much for your help!

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week we will read Penguin Chick. We will work on main ideas and details.

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are across, behind, house, how, move, nothing, one, out, took and voice. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: We will be talking about the First Americans. Students will learn about explorers.

Science: This week students will be studying the Solar System.

Math: Students will work on counting money. We will also have a PI day challenge. Please continue to work on subtraction facts.

Religion:  This week we will be discussing the Sacraments.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

 

 

March 6th – 10th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

I hope you enjoyed your long weekend. We are going to hit the ground running! We are going to begin our unit on Money. In a few weeks we will be setting up a grocery store. It would be great if each student could bring in two pieces of “clean” garbage. We are looking for things like cereal boxes, egg cartons, macaroni and cheese boxes or rice boxes. Thank you so much for your help!

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week the students will read Dr. Seuss’ books to honor his birthday last week. We will work on Comprehension.

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are here, there, everywhere, with, good, like, goat, them, would, anywhere, mouse, and house. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: We will be talking about the First Americans. We will learn how Native Americans used their resources from the land.

Science: This week students will be studying the Sun, Moon and our planets in the Solar System.

Math: Students will be taking a math challenge. They will see how many subtraction facts to 20 they can solve in less than three minutes. We will begin our new unit on Money.

Religion:  This week we will be discussing the season of Lent.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

 

 

February 27th – March 3rd

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week we have no school Thursday and Friday due to the Diocesan Teacher Conference. There will not be a spelling test this week. I encourage you to work with your child on Math subtraction facts to 20. This Wednesday is Ash Wednesday; we will begin our season of Lent.

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week the students will read Mouse. We will work on comprehension.

Spelling/Vocabulary: There are no spelling words this week.

Social Studies We will be talking about the First Americans. We will learn how Native Americans used their resources from the land.

Science: This week students will be studying the Sun. We will discuss the Sun’s relationship to the Earth.

Math: Students will be taking a math challenge. They will see how many subtraction facts to 20 they can solve in less than three minutes. Students will work on word problems with mixed strategies.

Religion:  This week we will be discussing the season of Lent.

 

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle

 

February 20Th – 24th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week we have no school on Monday in celebration of President’s day. On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, re-registration begins and progress reports will go home. Please continue to practice Math subtraction facts to 20. I am looking forward to a great week.

 

This Week In Class

Reading: This week the students will read Dex. We will be concentrating on figurative language

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are horn, story, fork, score, store, corn, morning, shore, short, born, tore and forget. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies:  We will be talking about the First Americans. We will learn how they used their resources from the land.

Science: This week students will be studying the Sun. We will discuss the Sun’s relationship to the Earth.

Math: Students will be taking a math challenge. They will see how many subtraction facts to 20 they can solve in less than three minutes. Students will work on word problems with mixed strategies.

Religion:  This week students will learn about Saint Pius X and how he spent his life helping others.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

Thursday- PE, uniforms and tennis shoes /Please bring a water bottle