December 9-13

Reading: Drawing Conclusions and Making Inferences
Writing: State Research Paper – due Friday

Important Information:

The color for the month of December is red to recognize the act of giving.

The Winter Coat Drive sponsored by Suffolk Christian Church will be from December 2nd till December
13th. Infant through adult sizes are needed.

The Holiday Performance for grades K-3 will be at KFHS on December 10th at 6:30 pm.

December 2 – December 6

Reading: Context Clues; Compare/ Contrast two stories
Writing: State Research Paper

Important Dates:
December 10- Winter Performance
December 11 – Interim Reports

Decembers color of the month is RED for the act of giving. Wear RED on Wednesdays!

November 25-27

Reading: Theme and Conflict/Resolution
Writing: State Research Papers

Important Information:
Wednesday 27th: Early Release day (1:15)
Thursday and Friday: No School

November 18 – November 22

Reading: Conflict/Resolution

Writing: Editing Strategies

Upcoming Events:

-Early Release on November 27
-No School November 28-29
-NPES is starting an after school chess club December 4th.
-Coat Drive December 2nd – 13th. All new or gently used coats collected will be given to Suffolk families in need.
-LEGO club starts December 6th
-Our Winter performance will be on Tuesday, December 10th at 6:30 pm at King’s Fork High School with all Kindergarten through Third grade students performing.

November 4th – 8th

Reading- Main Idea and Supporting Details

Writing- Descriptive Writing

Test/Quizzes – None

Important Information

The Color of the Month is Yellow. Wear Yellow on Wednesdays to celebrate being Thankful.

Make-up picture day will be held on Thursday, November 14th.

The night of code will take place on Thursday, November 7th at 6:30 pm.

There is NO SCHOOL on the following Days:

Tuesday, Nov. 5
Monday, Nov. 11
Friday, Nov. 15
Thursday, Nov. 28
Friday, Nov. 29

Wednesday, Nov. 27

On Friday, November 15 we will be having conferences from 10 am – 5:45 pm in 15 minute intervals with BOTH teachers. Blue forms were sent home to schedule. If you would like to schedule, PLEASE write me a note or send me an email and I will put you on our list or send home a new schedule. We will also be handing out Report Cards this day!

October 28-November 1

Reading: Prefixes, Suffixes, Synonyms, Antonyms, Homophones
Writing: Descriptive Writing

Reading Test Friday on the above.

Important Information:

Trunk-or- Treat is Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 6:30-7:30 pm. We will be accepting candy donations until tomorrow afternoon. Anything helps!

Author Danielle Koon will be at the book fair Wednesday, Oct 30th from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm to sell and autograph her new book, Lunar Star! Copies will be on sale for $10. Cash Only.

United Way Fundraiser is this week:
Tuesday: Country Wear
Wednesday: College Wear or Orange for Bullying Prevention
Thursday: Hawaiian (NO HALLOWEEN COSTUMES)
Friday: Color War – Wear Blue – Dance in the Gym.

Book Fair ends Friday November 1st

October 21-15

Reading: Prefixes, suffixes, homophones, Synonyms, Antonyms

Writing: “What makes me special” writing

Important Dates:


Oct. 23 – Unity Day (Wear Orange)
Oct. 25 – Pink Out (Wear Pink)
October 28- November 1 – Spirit Week – $4
Monday 28: Pajama Day (robes and pajamas) Students must wear shoes.
Tuesday 29: –Honky Tonk Day – country wear
Wednesday 30: College Spirit Day (college wear)
Thursday 31: – Hawaiian Day
Friday 1: Color War – Third Grade wears BLUE

Oct. 30 – Trunk- or-treat – 6:30-7:30