Monthly Archives: December 2013

December 16th-20th

December 16th-20th

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letter Pp.

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS: go, we, on, to.

*Writing in our Writing Journals.

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:

*Putting 0-10 in order and making sets with these numbers.

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

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.4 K.5 K.8 K.9

*Doing activities in our unit of study on CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD (with no religious content).  We will be doing activities that relate to all curriculum areas and will be studying traditions of different countries, including our own!

 

SCIENCE:

*Working with magnets.  Please have your child bring in a magnet on Monday to share for the week.

* S.O.L.K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.6 K.8

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

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

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

*Read your December Book It!

*December Calendar Activity:  Your child will receive a Christmas tree with their name on it, if they can orally spell December and name Santa’s reindeer.  Just in case you need a little reminder: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, and Blitzen.

*The RES Winter Program is Monday, December 16th at GHS.

From Mr. Snead:  Students should arrive no later than 6:30 p.m, the program will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Kindergarten:  Students are asked to wear white shirts with no writing or large logos and dark pants or skirts.

*Tuesday, Dec. 17th is candy cane day.  Please have your child wear red and white.

*Wednesday, Dec. 18th Gingerbread Day!  If you would like to donate items please see the list on the back and send in by Tuesday.

*Thursday, Dec. 19th we will be working on special/secret projects with our Book Buddies!

*Friday December 20th students will have an early dismissal at 1:00.

*Our Winter Polar Express party will be Friday, December 20th at 9:30.

*Friday is Pajama Day!  Wear your Pajama’s to school!

Happy Snow Day!

Happy Snow Day!

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letters Jj  and Pp.

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS:  we, on, to.

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:

*Putting 0-10 in order and making sets with these numbers.

*Writing our numbers 0-10.

*Counting ordinal numbers first-tenth.

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 December Celebrations. We will be busy little elves making special presents for our families.

*Doing activities in our unit of study on CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD (with no religious content).  We will be doing activities that relate to all curriculum areas and will be studying traditions of different countries, including our own!

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.4 K.5 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Getting ready to learn about our new season:  Winter!

* S.O.L.K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.6 K.8

 

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

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

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

*December Calendar Activity:  Your child will receive a Christmas tree with their name on it, if they can orally spell December and name Santa’s reindeer.  Just in case you need a little reminder: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, and Blitzen.

*The RES Winter Program is Monday, December 16th at GHS.

From Mr. Snead:  Students should arrive no later than 6:30 p.m, the program will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Kindergarten:  Students are asked to wear white shirts with no writing or large logos and dark pants or skirts.

*Friday December 20th students will have an early dismissal at 1:00.

*Our Winter Polar Express party will be in the morning Friday, December 20th.  Time TBA.

Wish List for December

Tinsel

Red, green, or white pom-poms

Cotton Balls

Candy Canes (both large and small)

Honey Maid “Gingerbread’ Graham Cracker

“Fluffanutter” OR Marshmellow Fluff

Gumdrops and small candies to decorate gingerbread houses

 

December 2nd-6th

December 2nd-6th

ACTIVITIES FOR “Rr” WEEK INCLUDE:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Identifying, writing, and doing activities with the letter Rr.

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS: we, on, to.

*Writing 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.

*Putting 0-10 in order and making sets with these numbers.

*Activities with ordinal numbers 1st-5th.

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

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Studying about water and land on Maps.

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.4 K.5 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Learning about Magnets!

*Studying and reading graphs.

 

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

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

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

*December Calendar Activity:  Your child will receive a Christmas tree with their name on it, if they can orally spell December and name Santa’s reindeer.  Just in case you need a little reminder: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, and Blitzen.

*SECRET CHRISTMAS PROJECT:  Your child needs to wear Christmas colors or any fun Christmas clothes (and accessories) on THURSDAY Dec. 5th.  Please don’t ask questions!  It’s a surprise!

 

 

Please study these words at home!  These are the words we should know by the end of December:

A,                        is

I                      and

the                   go

me                    are

my                    come

like                   on

to                    w