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All Abuzz About…(Jan 27th)

 

Dear Parents,

I hope everyone enjoyed the Martin Luther King holiday and our snow days.  The 100th day of school should be February 6th, if we have no more snow days.  Please send in the item that was checked for you so we can have a yummy 100’s Day snack.  Also, please send in your 100’s Day Collections.  We are going to share them.

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      We will count backwards from 20 – 1.

·      We will learn about the digraph CH.

·      We will sort C, H, and CH pictures.

·      We will learn about, describe and compare geometric shapes.

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      Sight words:  blue, yellow, red, said.

·      We will learn about the properties of water.  We will experiment to see what sinks and what floats.

·      We will learn that water can be a solid or a liquid.

·      We will learn measurement. 

·      We will learn to recognize measurement tools such as a ruler and scale.

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

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      We will learn to recite and recognize the days of the week.

·      We will learn about Winter.

·      We will learn about Martin Luther King Jr.

Homework Schedule:

Monday:  Math Page.

Tuesday:  Lower Case Handwriting/ Reading Comprehension

Wednesday:  Sight Word Wednesday.

Thursday:  Glue Sort.

Friday:  Read Your Poetry Journal.

Dates to Remember:

January 20thMartin Luther King Jr Holiday

February 6th  100th Day of School Celebration

February 8thConundrum Day at Goochland Middle School

 

Extra Snacks:

We only have 2 extra snacks in our basket.  We are in need of more.  Please send in extra snacks if you can.  We keep these for days when someone forgets to bring theirs. 

 

The most popular items are packets of:  CheezIts, cheese popcorn, gummy bears/worms, crackers, etc.

 

Your donations are greatly appreciated.

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All Abuzz About (Jan 13)

 

Dear Parents,

We have almost been in school for 100 days!  On the 100th day, we will have a day of fun, snacks and games.  I can’t wait for the 100th day!

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      We will count backwards from 20 – 1.

·      We will learn about the digraph TH.

·      We will sort T, H and TH pictures.

·      We will learn about, describe and compare geometric shapes.

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      Sight words:  black, white, brown, they

·      We will learn about the properties of water.  We will experiment to see what sinks and what floats.

·      We will learn that water can be a solid or a liquid.

·      We will learn about ordinal numbers 0 – 10.

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

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      We will learn to recite and recognize the days of the week.

·      We will learn about Winter.

·      We will learn about Martin Luther King Jr.

Homework Schedule:

Monday:  Page 60 from the Math Homework book.

Tuesday:  Mitten Writing.

Wednesday:  Sight Word Wednesday.

Thursday:  Glue Sort.

Friday:  Read Your Poetry Journal.

Dates to Remember:

January 17thPTA presents:  Family Movie Night

January 20thMartin Luther King Jr Holiday

January 31st100th Day of School Celebration

February 8thConundrum Day at Goochland Middle School

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All Abuzz About….(Jan. 6th)

 

Dear Parents,

Did you see the date?  Yes!  It says 2014!  We are half way through the school year.  It’s beyond belief how quickly this school year is flying by. 

We Are All Abuzz About:

·      We will count backwards from 20 – 1.

·      We will do an Alphabet Review.

·      We will sort Ww and Yy pictures.

·      We will learn about, describe and compare geometric shapes.

·      We will practice counting to 100.

·      Sight words:  two, three, four, too

·      We will learn about the properties of water.  We will experiment to see what sinks and what floats.

·      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.

·      We will learn about Martin Luther King Jr.

Homework Schedule:

Monday:  Tricky Teens/ Many Insects

Tuesday:  Write Upper and Lower Case Letters on Lined Paper

Wednesday:  Sight Word Wednesday

Thursday:  Glue Sort

Friday:  Read Your Poetry Journal

Dates to Remember:

January 6thReturn to School

January 8thReport Cards Sent Home

January 17thPTA presents:  Family Movie Night

January 20thMartin Luther King Jr Holiday

January 31st100th Day of School Celebration

February 8thConundrum Day at Goochland Middle School

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