SCHOOL NEWS

December 15 – January 11

December 19 – Chick-fil-A 2ndSemester Order Forms Due

December 21 – K3/K4 Christmas Program

December 21 - ½ Day of School – Christmas Break Begins

January 7 – School Resumes

January 11 – BBS Spirit Day

  • Christmas Break will begin with a half-day on Friday, December 21. 

    • K3 & K4 will dismiss at 11:00.

    • K5 will dismiss at 11:15.

    • 1st -  5th will dismiss at 11:30.

            K3 & K4 will dismiss from their classrooms.  Please remember not to park under the canopy 

            or along the curb.  K5 - 5th grades will dismiss at their regular dismissal lines. 

  • HOLIDAY CARE WILL BE AVAILABLE BY RESERVATION ONLY ON DECEMBER 21, UNTIL 5:30 P.M. Click here to register for holiday care.

  •  Brainerd Baptist School offers need-based financial aid for students in K5 through 5th grade on a yearly basis. Financial aid applications are now being accepted via FACTS.  It is very important for parents to complete the application before January 31.  No late applications will be considered.  Click here for the link and more information.

  • Click here to view the 2019-2020 School Calendar

  • Cross Country and Soccer pictures can now be viewed and purchased here. The password is BBSPHOTOS2018!

2nd Grade Overview

December 17th-21st

BIBLE: We will delve back into Scripture Memorization after the break. Merry Christmas and thank you for the incredible opportunity to teach Bible to your wonderful children!

MATH: We will be doing some review and Christmas related math activities.

Facts to know: All addition facts and subtracting -2. Use homework pages to help your child practice all math facts learned so far. Make sure you are checking their math homework and paying attention to any areas of need.

**Tests: There will be a Written Assessment on Monday, December 17.

There will be a Fact Assessment on Tuesday, December 18 (subtracting -0, -1, -2).
READING: We will spend more time focusing on independent reading for AR points during class. Make sure your child has some books in their bag for the next two weeks. We will also be doing some Christmas reader’s theater, LEXIA Core 5, and reading comprehension worksheets.

**Please have your child read for twenty minutes each night. Include time for your child to read aloud to you. Check their comprehension by asking them to retell the story to you.

SPELLING/PHONICS:  No spelling this week!

REMINDERS AND NOTES!  

  • AR goal for the month of December is 3 points. Help your child select books within their reading zone to read for AR points. Read every day!

  • Class Christmas Party will be December 21st at 9:00 a.m.