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The Best Nest

We read The Best Nest and then designed a new home for the baby bird.

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Pictures From the Winter Play

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All Abuzz About….(Dec 16th)

 

Dear Parents,

The Santa Shop closes on December 17th. We will have our Winter Party on December 20th. Please remember to send in $5.00 for our pizza party and a wrapped gift for the gift exchange.

There will be no homework this week! 

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      We will count backwards from 20 – 1.

·      We will learn about the letters Qq and Zz.  We will review all letters learned so far.

·      We will learn about graphing, organizing data and tallying.

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      Sight words:  review.

·      We will learn about the properties and uses of magnets.

·      We will learn about ordinal numbers 0 – 10.

·      We will learn to recognize and write numbers 0 – 20.

·      We will begin to learn about Winter.

Homework Schedule:

No homework this week.

Winter Party:  We will be having a pizza party and a gift exchange for our Holiday Party on December 20th

Dates to Remember:

December 17th – Santa Shop closes

December 20th – Winter Party

December 20th – Early Dismissal 1:00 – Winter Break begins

January 6th – Back to school!

Schedule for our Winter Party:

8:00 – 9:15 – Fun Activities such as games/puzzles

9:15 – 10:00 – Art

10:00 – 10:30 – Holiday Craft Activity

10:30 – 11:00 – Movie

11:00 – 11:45 – Pizza Time!  Yummy Yummy!

11:45 – 12:15 – Gift Exchange (we will draw numbers for this)

12:15 – 12:45 – Recess

12:45 – 1:00 – Pack Up

1:00 – Dismissal

 

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All Abuzz About (Dec 11th)

 

Dear Parents,

The Christmas program is December 11th, the PTA is sponsoring a Winter Dance on December 13th and our Winter Party is December 20th. Please remember to send in $5.00 for our pizza party and a wrapped gift for the gift exchange.

 

There will be no homework this week!  Since we missed several days and have the play tonight, we will do all of our “homework” at school.

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      We will count backwards from 20 – 1.

·      We will learn about the letters Xx and Yy.  We will review all letters learned so far.

·      We will learn about graphing, organizing data and tallying.

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      Sight words:  one, with.

·      We will learn about the properties and uses of magnets.

·      We will learn about ordinal numbers 0 – 10.

·      We will learn to recognize and write numbers 0 – 20.

·      We will begin to learn about Winter.

Homework Schedule:

No homework this week.

Winter Party:  We will be having a pizza party and a gift exchange for our Holiday Party on December 20th.  I am sending sign up sheets and information on Monday, December 2nd.

Dates to Remember:

December 11th – Winter Program @ 6:30 at Goochland High School

December 13th – Winter Dance @ Byrd 6:00 – 8:00

December 17th – Santa Shop closes

December 20th – Winter Party

December 20th – Early Dismissal 1:00 – Winter Break begins

January 6th – Back to school!

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Dear Parents,

 

Wow!  It’s all ready December and Christmas break starts in three weeks.  We have so much going on this month.  The Christmas program is December 11th, the PTA is sponsoring a Winter Dance on December 13th and our Winter Party is December 20th.

 

We Are All Abuzz About:

 

·      We will count backwards from 20 – 1.

 

·      We will learn about the letters Vv and Ww.  We will review all letters learned so far.

 

·      We will learn about graphing, organizing data and tallying.

 

·      We will practice counting to 50.

 

·      Sight words:  very, what.

 

·      We will learn about the properties and uses of magnets.

 

·      We will learn about ordinal numbers 0 – 10.

 

·      We will learn to recognize and write numbers 0 – 20.

 

·      We will begin to learn about Winter.

 

Homework Schedule:

 

Monday – Number Writing/Ordinal Number Practice.

 

Tuesday –  Vv/Ww Handwriring.

 

Wednesday – Sight Word Wednesday – very, what.

 

Thursday – Glue your sort in your word study notebook.  (The word study notebook will be sent home with your child on Thursday).

 

Friday – Read poetry journal.  Return poetry journal on Monday.

 

Winter Party:  We will be having a pizza party and a gift exchange for our Holiday Party on December 20th.  I am sending sign up sheets and information on Monday, December 2nd.

 

 

 

 

 

Dates to Remember:

 

December 6th – Theatre IV comes to Byrd  and presents The Jamestown Story

 

December 9th – Santa Shop opens for students to shop

 

December 11th – Winter Program @ 6:30 at Goochland High School

 

December 13th – Winter Dance @ Byrd 6:00 – 8:00

 

December 17th – Santa Shop closes

 

December 20th – Winter Party

 

December 20th – Early Dismissal 1:00 – Winter Break begins

 

January 6th – Back to school!

 

 

 

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