Sunday, December 9, 2018

Polar Express Christmas Party

Polar Express Christmas Party--Friday, December 14th

Our Christmas Party will be a Polar Express Party on Friday, December 14th.  We will be having breakfast goodies in the morning and then head to the awards assembly.  After the awards assembly, we will be watching The Polar Express with a hot chocolate treat! 

THANK YOU to everyone who has volunteered to help with the party!  It is greatly appreciated! 

Schedule for Friday, Dec.14th:
8:00--9:30--In room--We will have a Polar Express activity along with a breakfast treat
9:30--10:30--Awards Assembly in gym
10:30--noon--Watch the movie The Polar Express and hot chocolate
Noon--12:45--Lunch in room (trays from cafeteria) and finish the movie
12:46--Early Dismissal


Christmas Spirit Week

Christmas Spirit Week--December 10th--14th

Monday = Holiday Hat Day/Scarves/Accessories--Santa Hats, Elf Hats, Reindeer Antlers

Tuesday = Candy Cane Striped Shirts, socks, etc.

Wednesday = Ugly Christmas Sweaters/T-shirts

Thursday = PJ Day

Friday = Christmas Shirts

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Math Class

3rd Grade Math--Third Grade started chapter 4--multiplication facts and strategies--this last week.  We will be working on this unit until  Christmas break.  The lessons include using skip counting, number lines, and doubles to multiply.  We will also be learning about the distributive property, commutative property, and associative property of multiplication. 

4th Grade Math--Fourth Grade started chapter 3--multiply 2-digit numbers--this last week.  We will be working n this unit until Christmas break. The lessons include estimating products, using area models, partial products, and regrouping to multiply 2-digit numbers. 

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Snow Days and Thanksgiving!

It's hard to believe it, but we had our first snow day before Thanksgiving!  On inclement weather days, place check the Friends of Newburg Facebook page.  You will also receive a phone call/text from School Messenger (make sure you are signed up to receive this notification).  The following media outlets will also have cancellations:  KTTR Radio, KY-3, KSPR, KMOV, KSDK, and Fox 2.

Also, please be sure to send coats, gloves, etc with your child every day.  We try to go outside for recess as much as possible!

This week is a short week.  We will be having a Thanksgiving Lunch in our room on Tuesday (student's will get lunch trays and bring to room) and sharing what we are thankful for this year. Thanksgiving break is Wednesday--Friday.  Enjoy the break! 

Sunday, November 11, 2018

No School--Monday, November 12th

Thanksgiving Break--Wednesday, November 21--Friday, November 23

Monday, November 5, 2018

Meet The Wolves!

Meet The Wolves Theme: 
Memes Monday--display a meme
Teacher Tuesday--dress like one of your teachers
Workout Wednesday--wear your workout clothes (school appropriate)
Thursday--dress like your favorite hero or villain
Friday--wear your Newburg shirt!

Friday, November 9th 
Dinner 5:00--7:00 p.m.
Games start at 6:00 p.m.

Pulled Pork Dinner 
$7 for adults
$3 for kids under 12
Thanks to Nita Mihfeld for donating the pork; Sweetwater BBQ for the baked beans; Cookin' From Scratch for the potato salad; and ballplayers, cheerleaders, and staff for desserts, paper products, and chips. 

Booster Club Memberships
$20--family--1/2 price admission
$100--corporate--4 game passes
Passes are good for all home events, excluding tournaments.