I hope you and your family enjoyed time outside this week. This is one of the many reasons I love living in the Pacific Northwest.
Please read the following about St. John School Advent Project: Unbound
In 2019, St. John School made a commitment to sponsor 10 children through the organization, Unbound. Our monthly contribution goes toward basic needs such as nutrition, healthcare and an education. Meet our Unbound friends: https://youtu.be/bLYCReYTZHc
This Advent, please consider making a donation toward Unbound.
St. John School Elf College
Join St. John School’s Elf-in-Training Program today! The “course-load” includes four kindness activities and a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) challenge. Upon completion, students will graduate Elf College earning a special graduation gift!
Cost: $15 (all proceeds go toward Unbound)
Sign up here: https://st-johnschool.org/elf-college-enrollment-form/?mc_cid=9c3a8d85c0&mc_eid=295a1fc65f
Curriculum for the week
Religion: Focus will be on Advent
Mass on Tuesday to celebrate the Immaculate Conception of Mary. I will live stream it through Zoom during class on Tuesday as it is at 10:30. You always have the option to celebrate this feast day with family members by joining the live Facebook stream through the parish.
Math: Common Core Standard 4.NBT.5: Multiply a whole number of up to four digits by a one-digit whole number, and multiply two two-digit numbers, using strategies based on place value and the properties of operations. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models
Reading: Students will be given a variety of options to respond to The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe during class time.
Writing: Students will continue to write Christmas short stories and will have a chance to write a candy cane legend.
Science: Engineering and Design: This week The Candy Cane Experiment
And many more Christmas themed activities.