GCS Grades 3 and 4

The Adventures of Mrs. Bouter's Class

As April Ends…

on April 28, 2014

Hello all! Praise God for the newness of life that we find everywhere this time of year! His blessings to us are indeed abundant and beyond all that we can ask or think. ūüôā

Here is a look at what’s coming up in the next while:

Re-enrollment

I mentioned this before but was asked to spread the word again: April is re-enrollment month and if you know that your child will be returning to GCS in the fall, you can save $200 by re-enrolling before May 1, which is now only two days away.

Grade 3 Book Reports

Grade three students will be¬†writing their reports for Secret in the Maple Tree this week. Keep an eye on your child’s agenda for an outline of the project.

PD Day

There will be no school on Friday, May 2, due to a Professional Development Day.

Fun Run

We are gearing up for this Saturday’s Fun Run! All proceeds from this wonderful school and community event will be used to purchase an outdoor shooting apparatus that will be placed in the elementary playground. More information on the day, as well as a link to the registration form, can be found here:

http://www.gracechristianschool.ca/resources/forms/

Spring Pictures

Order forms for Spring pictures are due on May 5.

Hyundai Test Drive

From the GCS Facebook Page:

Please mark your calendar and plan to attend. Invite your friends and neighbours too! 

New Thinking, New Possibilities Drive for Grace with Experience 
Hyundai & Subaru of Charlottetown

We’re excited to announce that on Wednesday May 7th, we’re teaming up with our neighbours on the Action Corner, Experience Hyundai and Subaru of Charlottetown, for a test drive event!¬†

You’re invited to join us on the grounds of Grace Christian School to test drive that Hyundai or Subaru you’ve had your eye on, while at the same time helping to support the personal and academic growth of the students at Grace Christian School. For each test drive, the good folks at Experience Hyundai & Subaru of Charlottetown will make a $20 contribution towards the school’s new infrastructure and IT fund-raising efforts. It costs NOTHING for you to take a short test drive‚Ķ just a few minutes of your time. Food and beverages will be available for purchase throughout the day.¬†

DATE: Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 
TIME: 8:30am ‚Äď 6:00pm¬†
LOCATION: In our very own GCS parking lot! 

For more information or to volunteer, please contact Leanne at gcscommittee@gmail.com

Waters Cool

The grade 3/4 class has been invited to participate in an educational field trip on Thursday, May 15. “Waters Cool” is an interactive all-day educational presentation put on by The¬†Stratford Area Watershed Improvement Group and the Town of Stratford. Students will spend the day learning about topics such as…

  • Water¬†conservation in and outside the home
  • Water¬†cycle
  • Groundwater
  • Wetlands
  • Buffer zones
  • Forestry
  • Watersheds

 

 

 

 

 

 

We will be leaving the school here in the morning and spending the day at the Stratford Town Hall. Drivers are needed for this event so please contact me if you know that you can help in this capacity. Thank you in advance! Be on the lookout for a permission form coming home in an agenda near you!

Primary Literacy Assessment

Grade three students will be participating in the annual Primary Literacy Assessment on May 13, 14, 20 and 21. An information brochure went home with students today in their agendas. Please contact me with any questions you may have.

GCS Golf Tournament

For all you avid golfers, here is the Facebook Page with information for the upcoming Golf Tournament on Saturday, May 31: https://www.facebook.com/events/1480377095513828/

Get ready to register your team!

Pencils and Tissues

You know it’s coming to the end of the year when we are running low on supplies. The class could use a couple more boxes of tissues and some pencils for our pencil exchange for the last two months of school. Please let me know if you can help to keep our classroom running smoothly by supplying¬†some of these items.

Upcoming Tests and Quizzes

Grade 3

  • Thursday – Oral Bible Quiz (1 Samuel 2:2)
  • Thursday – Spelling Test 24

Grade 4

  • Tuesday – Language Arts Quiz 14
  • Tuesday – Math Quiz 11
  • Wednesday – ORAL BOOK REPORT PRESENTATIONS
  • Thursday – Math Test 7
  • Thursday – Spelling Test 24
  • Thursday – Oral Bible Quiz (1 Samuel 2:2)

Have an awesome week, ya’ll!

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