Monthly Archives: November 2013

Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Have a happy Thanksgiving!

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letters we have learned so far.

*Learning to read the following trick words:

*Show and Tell on Monday and Tuesday bring something in you are thankful for.  Girls Monday, Boys Tuesday.  After Thanksgiving we will go back the regular show and tell schedule.  Girls Wednesday, Boys Friday.

S.O.L: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.6 K.7 K.8 K.9 K.10 K.11

 

MATH:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the numbers 0-10.

*Putting “stories” in the correct sequence/order.

S.OL.: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.11 K.12 K.13 K.17 K.18

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Finishing our unit of study on the first Thanksgiving.

*Presenting our play!!! (9:30 in the cafeteria followed by refreshments in room 105, the reception is about 20 minutes.) Please dress your child in an off white or white shirt and dark pants.

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Finishing our Fall Happenings Unit.

* S.O.L.K.1 K.2 K.4 K.6 K.8

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

*Be sure to save and turn in your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATIONS labels!

*The next newsletter will be sent home Monday, December 2nd.

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Encore Schedule for the week:  Mon.=  PE Tues.= None

 

THANKSGIVING HOMEWORK:

  1. Review your sight words.  A, a, I, the, me, my, like, is, and, go, are, come,
  1. Practice identifying letters and sounds.  Aa, Bb, Cc, Dd, Ee, Ff, Gg, Ii, Mm, Nn, Oo, Ss, Tt, Uu.
  1. Counting 0-50.

I am so THANKFUL for my students AND parents!  Enjoy your Thanksgiving Holiday!

 

A message from our Woman to Woman group

A message from our Woman to Woman group
Dear Parents/Guardians, Over the course of the next two weeks, our Woman-to-Woman group will be working on a service project for the holiday season.  Our goal is to pack and wrap shoeboxes full of small presents to distribute to recipient families.  If you would like to contribute in any way to help fill our shoeboxes, please feel free to send in items by December 6th.  On Dec. 6th, we will be stuffing the boxes, wrapping them up, and getting them ready to ship off ; )  Please know that sending in items for the shoebox drive is completely optional, and all W2W girls will be participating in various ways.  Should you choose to send in items for this project, here is a brief list of items that may be helpful:

Do Include:

Hats Board Books Rattles
Scarves Coloring Books Teething Rings
Gloves Blocks Thermometers
Socks Puzzles Toothbrush
Underwear Crayons Toothpaste
Pull-Ups Markers Stuffed Animals
Diapers Play-doh Cloth Dolls
Clothes Bubbles Action Figures
     
If you would like to send in any items, they would be greatly appreciated.  Thanks so much for your consideration in making a contribution to this worthwhile endeavor, and please feel free to contact Mrs. Zorger if you have any questions!   Sincerely, Jessica Zorger School Counselor

November 18th-22nd

November 18th-22nd

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letters Ss and Ee

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS: go, come, and, me.

S.O.L: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.6 K.7 K.8 K.9 K.10 K.11

 

MATH:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the numbers 0-10.

*Working on ordinal numbers first-fifth

*Creating even more fun patterns

S.OL.: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.11 K.12 K.13 K.17 K.18

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Working on our unit of study on the Thanksgiving.   Our emphasis this week will be on the Pilgrims and THE WAMPANOAG Indians

*Practicing for our play, A Thanksgiving to Remember.

*Making our costumes for our play.  PLEASE SEND AN OVERSIZED WHITE SHIRT!

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Finishing our Fall Happenings Unit.

*Our Nutty Nut Hunt is Friday!

* S.O.L.K.1 K.2 K.4 K.6 K.8

Encore Schedule for the week:  Mon.=  PE Tues.= Library and Guidance, Wednesday= Art, Thursday= Music, Friday= PE.

 

Special Announcments

*Read your “Book It” books for November

*We will be performing our play, A Thanksgiving to Remember on Tuesday, November 26th @ 9:30 in the cafeteria.

November 11th-15th

November 11th-15th

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letters Dd and Ss.

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS: like, come, go.

*Writing Turkey stories in our Writing Journal!!

S.O.L: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.6 K.7 K.8 K.9 K.10 K.11

 

MATH:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the numbers 0-10.

*Working with ordinal numbers first-fifth.

*Creating even more fun patterns.

S.OL.: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.11 K.12 K.13 K.17 K.18

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Working in our unit of study on Thanksgiving.   We will finish up our Turkey unit and the will focus on THE PILGRIMS AND PLYMOTH ROCK.

*Practicing for our school play (Please send in oversized white shirts)J

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Continuing our unit “fall happenings”

S.O.L.K.1 K.2 K.4 K.6 K.8

 

Encore Schedule for the week:  Mon.= PE, Tues.= Library, Wed.= Art, Thurs.= Music, Fri.= PE

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

*NOVEMBER CALENDAR ACTIVITY:  Your child will receive a turkey with their name on it, if they can spell November (orally) and identify the numbers 0-10.

*Please mark Tuesday, November 26th on your calendar!  Our class will be presenting a short Thanksgiving program at 9:30 on this day.  More information will be coming home soon.  I have attached a couple sheets to the newsletter regarding the reception and items needed for the play.

*Be sure to save and turn in your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATIONS labels!

Can’t believe it’s NOVEMBER!

Can’t believe it’s NOVEMBER!

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letters Dd and Gg.

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS: come, and, me, go.

*Working in our reading groups!!

S.O.L: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.6 K.7 K.8 K.9 K.10 K.11

 

MATH:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the numbers 0-10.

*Sequencing in order (what happens first, second, third, fourth, fifth).

S.OL.: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.11 K.12 K.13 K.17 K.18

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Doing activities in our unit of study on the first THANKSGIVING. Our emphasis this week will be on TURKEYS.  We will be “turkey experts” by the end of our unit.  Look for a Terrific Turkey Book to be coming home in the next few weeks.

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Continuing our unit “fall happenings”

*Graphing Fall items.

S.O.L.K.1 K.2 K.4 K.6 K.8

 

Encore Schedule for the week:  Mon.= Skippyjon Jones Field Trip, Tues.= Library, Wed.= Art, Thurs. Music, Fri.= PE

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

*BOOK FAIR: Mon., Nov. 4th-7th, Room 105 can buy items at the Book Fair. Our purchase date is Wednesday Nov. 6th.

*You may shop at the Book Fair at anytime. This is a good opportunity to purchase holiday gifts for your children.

*Be sure to save and turn in your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATIONS labels!

*NOVEMBER CALENDAR ACTIVITY:  Your child will receive a turkey with their name on it, if they can spell November (orally) and identify the numbers 0-10.

*November 4th is our Field trip the see a theatrical production of “Skippyjon Jones.”  Please have your child wear clothing that is appropriate for going to the theatre.

*November 5th NO SCHOOL for students

*November 5th Parent Teacher conferences from 12:00-7:00.  Please call the office to sign up for times. 

 

*NO homework this week!  But please continue to practice identifying your letters/sounds, and identifying numbers 0-10.