by Joy Yurk on November 20, 2020
Family Scripture: "Some
trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of
the LORD our God. They are brought to their knees and fall, but we
rise up and stand firm" (Psalm 20:7-8).
Enjoy this week with your
families, and know that God has placed us in each others' lives as
|Updates from the
Christian Character Formation
Project: The Bible study and lessons throughout
the week will cause us to think about this
can you show courage and be a source of courage to your
COURAGE: God's power for you to overcome
Family Verse: "Some trust in
chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD
our God. They are brought to their knees and fall, but we rise up
and stand firm" (Psalm 20:7-8).
continuing Elephant Run, a historical fiction novel set in
Burma during WWII. Please look for assignments on Google
models of historical narratives written by former students are
available on Google Classroom. This past week was dedicated
to in-class work time on it. Look for the
working draft of our own Historical Narratives
to be due when we return from Thanksgiving break.
Unit 5 Set A due December 1st and Set B due
December 3rd. Activities will follow the week of December
7th. The spelling test over Unit 5 will be on Friday,
We will finish up our study of the Ten
Commandments, and prepare for our first Religion test on the Ten
Memory Quiz #10 - DUE December 3rd (YURK) or 4th
Ninth Commandment and Meaning ~ You shall not
covet your neighbor's house. What does this mean? We should fear
and love God so that we do not scheme to get our neighbor's
inheritance or house, or get it in a way which only appears right,
but help and be of service to him in keeping it.
Journal #6 - DUE December 3rd (YURK) or
What is your most valuable possession? What if
that possession was gone? How would you feel? What would you do to
get it back? How does realizing that everything we have is really a
gift that God has given us change the way we approach our
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate
to contact me!
Updated Sermon Note form
We will be working on an Exploration iMovie
project this week.
Math Minute from Mrs. Schumann
week in math we will cover these topics: the distributive
property, repeating decimals, changing decimals to fractions,
fractions to decimals and percents to decimals, taking a closer
look at our division answers, and dividing by a decimal. If
there is time, we will discuss why Claire likes Christmas music and
why Mrs. Schumann likes Cheetos.
This week in 7th grade, we are learning about
Creation/Evolution and the Classification of Living Things.
No tests or major assignments this week!
skills, telling time basics, and more practice with
Music presented their google slides project on their favorite genre
We just completed learning how to write professional
business letters. Now it's the student's turn to actually
write a letter to a company of their choice and mail it off.
Letters will be written the first two days of the new school
week. Our final chapter in Word, creating infographics, will
take us through the rest of the week.
5-8 P.E. Curl
Up and Push Up testing
As always, should you have any questions, please do not hesitate
to be in touch. I'd love to meet with you.
Have a wonderful week!