Mrs. Thompson's Classroom News
Bible Memory Verse
"22 “The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are healthy, your whole body will be full of light.23But if your eyes are unhealthy, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness!"
March 3, 2017
WELCOME TO MARCH!!!! THE OLD ADAGE SAYS…March comes in like a lion it goes out like a lamb…well, March certainly came in like a lion, let’s hope it goes out like a lamb!!!!
Scripture verse; March 6-10: Matthew 6:22-23, March 13-17: Matthew 6:24, March 20-23: Matthew 6:33
For the month of March, Mrs. Bekkering is in charge of pizza.
REMINDER TO 3 RD GRADE PARENTS: Continue to practice those multiplication and division facts!
BOOK EXCHANGE!!! IF YOU HAVE GENTLY USED BOOKS THAT YOUR CHILD IS NO LONGER READING, BRING IT INTO THE SCHOOL AND ON BOOK EXCHANGE DAY YOUR CHILD CAN TAKE HOME A DIFFERENT BOOK!!!!
You have received a March calendar with all of our exciting activities for reading month! We have planned reading competitions for the entire school and within each classroom. We will be doing the challenge for students to earn rewards from the Beach Bums baseball team. Please look on the back of your calendar for directions on how students can receive these. This will be the school wide competition.
HERE ARE SOME ADDED FUN DAYS FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH!!!! Please write them on your March calendar!!!!
March 7th -backwards day…kids can wear their clothes backwards!!!!
March 14th -inside out day-kids can wear their clothes inside out!!!!
March 15th -crazy hair day-have fun with this!!!!
Within my classroom, I will be challenging the students by rewarding top readers in each grade. Remember this reading competition is the reading done at home not the reading in the classroom. WE ARE OFF TO A GREAT START!!!! KEEP IT UP!!!! Each day your child needs to bring into the classroom the minutes he/she has read at home. I will be recording each student’s amounts on a recording form I have. Our last day to record minutes will be Thursday, March 23rd . So let's get reading!
Events and Happenings
Friday, March 9th -no PM busing
Friday, March 10th - parent-teacher conference day. You may text, fb message, email or come in and sign up on the PTC form in the office. Let me know what time slot you would like.
Friday, March 24th -spring break begins