Grade 4

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Ms. Kristie

Mrs. Kristie Miller has been a teacher at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School for 16 years. She was born and raised in Gettysburg, PA. Ms. Kristie, as students call her, graduated from St. Francis Xavier Catholic School in 1994, Delone Catholic High School in 1998, and Shippensburg University in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and Psychology. Ms. Kristie teaches 4th grade Language Arts, Social Studies, and Religion as well as 5th grade Social Studies and Religion. She is the leader of our Student Support Team, and coordinator for the school newspaper club. When she is not teaching you can find her spending time with her wonderful family, taking Zumba classes, playing tennis, or jogging. Ms. Kristie looks forward to many more years of teaching our brilliant students at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School.

Contact information: kmiller@sfxcs-pa.org


WEEK OF OCTOBER 21 - OCTOBER 25

10/24 - HEALTH FAIR!

GRADE 4

RELIGION - In Religion this week the students will finish their saint reports. Students will learn chapter 5, but there WILL NOT be a Religion quiz this Friday! Students will focus on the Apostle’s Creed prayer for the month of October. The saint costume is due this Friday for pictures for the creation of our picture collage for the All Saint’s Day Mass!

LANGUAGE ARTS - Students need to read every Monday - Thursday night 20 minutes or more. They need to log their reading information into their reading log books. This is to be kept neat and accurate. There will be a spelling test every Friday unless told otherwise. Spelling, grammar, vocabulary, and reading skills are taught every day of the week. Handwriting and Creative Writing skills are taught and practiced twice a week. The fall creative writing piece will be on display in the hallway! The kids did a great job with this piece! The kids finished working on writing their mystery story for the month of October, and it is on display in the classroom!

S.S. - In S.S. we will learn about the Natural Resources of PA. Students should study their notes every night.

GRADE 5

RELIGION - In Religion the students will learn chapter 5, but there WILL NOT be a Religion quiz this week! Students will focus on the Apostle’s Creed and the Hail Holy Queen prayers for the month of October.

S.S. - In S.S. the students will learn chapter 3 sections 2 - 4 this week. We will continue to work on our “country” projects in school as well!

HAVE A GREAT WEEK,

Ms. Kristie