K3 Overview


Bible Verse: “You should love your family and friends.” Matthew 22:39

Number: 3 (around the tree, around the tree, that’s the way to make a three)

Shape: square

Units of Study: Finish Dinosaurs, Life on the Farm, Autumn

Nursery Rhyme: Little Boy Blue

Little Boy Blue, come blow your horn,

The sheep’s in the meadow, the cow’s in the corn.

Where is the boy who looks after the sheep?

He’s under the haystack, fast asleep.


Things to Remember:

October 3         BBS Spirit Day

October 16       ½ day of school (pick your child up in the classroom)

Oct 17-20         Fall Break

Oct. 21               School Resumes

Oct. 24               Doughnuts for Dads

Oct. 24               BBS Fall Festival

Oct 30               Pumpkin Patch Party

Just a reminder:

On early dismissal days please park in the parking lot and come into the room to pick up your K3 child.  In order to avoid dismissal overlaps, please be here promptly at 11:00.  Please remind grandparents of this if they will be picking up your child .

Thank you for sharing your children with us!

Duble Photos 

Taylor Photos

K4 Overview


Memory Verse: “Do all things without murmurings and disputings.” Philippians 2:14

Unit: Getting Along With Others

Vocabulary Words: family, dazzling, chores, dance, funnel, helper, triangle

Skill and Concept Emphasis: Families Help Each Other, “Mr. D”

Cooking: Making homemade donuts and dog bones from breadsticks.

Literature: Can I Help?; Where is Mother?; Diddle, Diddle Dumpling; Grandma’s Spectacles

Math: Saxon Lessons 19 & 20: Identifying Circles and Rectangles; Placing objects on a real graph (most/fewest). Counting to 100 by 5’s! 

Coming Events:

October 24           Doughnuts for Dads

October 24           Fall Festival

October 29           Funny Feet Day

October 31           Tailgating for lunch

November 21        Thanksgiving Feast Lunch

November 24-28   Thanksgiving Break


Begin saving washed, labels removed, vegetable cans – we need them soon!

Thank you homeroom moms and parents for a wonderful fall party!


                                                                        Your K4 team:

                                                                        Joann Hellmann                   899-7486

                                                                        Lori Roden                             667-9100

                                                                        Rebecca Winters          (615)604-5372


K5 Overview

October 21

Memory Verse:  Romans 1:16 “ For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.”

Unit: Habitats – This week we will focus on the savannah and deserts.

Language Arts: We will be working in Letterbook A.  Skills we will focus on include: visual discrimination and recognizing a sound in the initial and medial positions.

F & F Unit:  Retelling.  Retelling requires organizing one’s thoughts.

Math:  We will begin to talk about counting to 110 by 5’s and 10’s.  We will also work on ordinal numbers.

Reinforcement Research:  This week’s question is:  “Which animal is the fastest in the world?”


  • Character Book Reports are due on Monday, October 27th.  Your child should come dressed as their favorite character from a book along with the completed book report page.  Each child will describe their character to the class.
  • Please label all items with your child’s name.  Remember to send in extra clothes (appropriate for the season) for your child.  Don’t forget to change clothes out for colder weather.
  • Please review your child’s report card, sign it and send it back in the envelope.

Coming Events:

October 24                              Doughnuts for Dad

October 24                              Fall Festival

October 27                              Character Book Report due

November 6                            Native American name due

November 6                            Audubon Acres field trip form due

November 21                          Audubon Acres Field Trip

November 24-28                     Thanksgiving Break

Happy Birthday to Cooper Brooks on October 27th!!!

 Gingerbread Hunt Photos