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Newsletter 9/29-10/3

Newsletter 9/29-10/3

Mrs. Neiditch’s and Ms. LaFlamme’s Newsletter

September 29th – October 3rd

ACTIVITIES FOR THE WEEK INCLUDE:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

*Introducing the letter Mm . We will be reviewing the letters Tt,Bb, Ff Nn. 

PLEASE PRACTICE IDENTIFYING THESE LETTERS AND SOUNDS NIGHTLY WITH YOUR CHILD!!!!!  

*Tracking words (pointing to words) in sentences at the bottom of the page.

*Learning to read the following TRICK WORDS: a, my, I, the, this, see, like.

*Having “Show and Tell” Wednesday (Girls) and Friday (Boys.)

*Doing activities in our unit on NURSERY RHYMES.

*Our Mother Goose Performers will recite their nursery rhyme on Wednesday, October 1st.  PLEASE BE SURE YOUR CHILD IS PREPARED FOR THIS FUN AND EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE! J

 

MATH:

*Working on NUMBER SENSE and doing activities with the numbers 0-10.

*Working on the concept of one-to-one correspondence.

*Recognizing, creating, and extending even more patterns !

*working on the concept of more/less.

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Working in our unit on Fall Celebrations.

 

SCIENCE:

*Doing activities in our unit on Fall.

*Doing activities in our unit of study on our 5 SENSES.

 

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

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

*Your child will receive a GHOST with their name on it to go on our October Calendar if they can spell October (orally), and read the following words: a, my, I, the, this, see, like.

*Be sure to save your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATIONS labels!

*Grandparents’ NIGHT is October 23rd @ 6:30p.m..

Thanks for all you do!

Mrs. Neiditch and Ms. LaFlamme

 

Homework for the Week

Monday: Practice identifying the letters/sounds for Tt,Ff,Bb,Nn,Mm.

I did it! _______

Tuesday: Practice identifying each letter in your name. J

I did it! _______

Wednesday: Draw 2 different patterns using 3 or 4 different colors or shapes.

I did it! _______

Thursday: Practice reading the following “trick” words: a, my, I, the, this, see, like.

I did it! _______

**Check off each activity that you complete.

GOOD JOB!

Be sure to bring in your patterns on FRIDAY for me to see.

Dear Parents,

I will now be including weekly homework on the back of our Newsletter.  Please be sure to complete each activity with your child.  Simply check off the completed activity for each night as you do them, and send the homework sheet back to school ON FRIDAY! I do not want them before Friday, because you need to work on skills each night of the week. J I will start to put the homework on the back of the newsletter after this week.  Be sure to look for it there.  If I have your child complete something to bring in for me to see, I will indicate that on the homework sheet.  You will also send those assignments in on Friday.

Thank you!

Mrs. Neiditch and Ms. LaFlamme

 

 

Questions or concerns? Just jot me a note or send me an email. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sept. 22nd – 26th

Sept. 22nd – 26th

LANGUAGE ARTS:

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

*We will be reviewing the letters and sound Bb, Ff, Tt.  Your child should be able to identify each of these letters, the sound they make, and their sounds at the beginning of words. Please practice nightly with your child!!!

*Learning to read the following Trick words: Come, look, at, me, see, I, the

*SHOW AND TELL IS GOING GREAT!  KEEP UP THE GOOD WORKJ Girls on Wednesday and Boys on Friday.

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

 

MATH:

*Working on the concept of one-to-one correspondence.

*Recognizing, creating, and extending ABC and ABB patterns

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

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Starting our unit of study on Fall Celebrations.

S.OL.:  K.1 K.2 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Starting our unit of study on our 5 SENSES.

*Doing activities in our unit on Fall. Our emphasis this week is on APPLES! I am asking that each student bring in 1 red apple, 1 green apple, and 1 yellow apple by Tuesday.  We will be doing many fun activities with these apples. Thanks!

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

 

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

 

 

 

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OVER

Announcements:

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

*Monday, September 22nd, Interims go home.

*September 26th, Carter’s Mountain Field Trip.  Chaperones we will depart from RES at 8:40 and return by 2:30.

*September 26th, Mother Goose Rhyme due.

*October 1st, Mother Goose Performance with Mrs. Tysinger’s class.

*Friday, October 10th Roadrunners on the run.

*Monday, October 13th No school for students.

 

**Thank you all so much for a great start to the school year!  I have enjoyed working and getting to know all your kids for the past 6 weeks.  I will miss them all truly while I am on maternity leave, but please know they will be in great hands with Mrs. LaFlamme and Ms. Sprouse.  You may contact both of them at jsprouse@glnd.k12.va.us or Gloria LaFlamme glaflamme@glnd.k12.va.us with any questions.  Please know I am available during this time as well, but obviously won’t be able to answer specific questions about the classroom.  Thank you all so much for being great supportive parents! 

Mrs. Neiditch :)

Sept. 15th – 19th

Sept. 15th – 19th

LANGUAGE ARTS:

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

*Reviewing letters Bb, and Tt.

*Learning to read the following Trick Words:  Come, look, at, me, see, I, the.  Please review these words nightly.

*Having “Show and Tell” on Wednesday (Girls) and Friday (Boys) on the letter Ff.

*Doing activities in our NURSERY RHYME UNIT.

*Lots of LITERATURE: identifying the parts of a book, author, and illustrator.

*Practicing cutting, tracing, coloring, and writing our names.

S.O.L: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.6 K.7

 

MATH:

*Learning to CLASSIFY and SORT according to color, shape, and size.

*Counting orally from 0-10.

*Doing activities with POSITIONAL WORDS.

*Patterns- 2 colors=ABAB or AABB and 3 colors=ABCABC

*Identifying objects with 2 attributes (color/shapes)

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

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Learning about the American “FLAG” and the Pledge of Allegiance.

*Working on listening skills, following directions, class rules, and getting along with each other.

S.OL.: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Doing GRAPHING activities.

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

 

 

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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

*Apple Picking Adventure Field Trip for Kindergarten, Sept 26th.  Please send in your money and form by September 22nd.  If you want to chaperone, please let me know by Monday we have a couple spots left. Even if your background check  is in progress, please let me know if you are interested.

*Friday, September 19th, Early Release at 1:15.

*Monday, September 22nd, Interims go home.

*Please join the PTA.  The class with 100% participation wins a prize.  If the school has 100% participation we can win grants for our school.  Join the PTA for $6.00.  Make checks out to RES PTA

*Be sure to save your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATION labels!

 

Mrs. Neiditch

*Contact me at wneiditch@glnd.k12.va.us

 

*Great job on their Me Boxes!! They look great, we are having so much fun with them!

Sept. 8th- 12th

Sept. 8th- 12th

ACTIVITIES FOR “Bb”WEEK:

LANGUAGE ARTS:

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

*Reviewing and writing the letter Tt.

*Learning to read the following TRICK WORDS: Look, at, my, see, I

*Doing activities in our unit on NURSERY RHYMES and Rhyming.

*Practicing cutting, tracing, coloring, and printing.

*Show and Tell for Girls (Wednesday) and Boys (Friday).  Find something that starts with the  letter Bb!

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

MATH:

*Learning to CLASSIFY and SORT according to color, shape, and size.

*Counting orally from 0-10.

*Recognizing, creating, and extending AB patterns (patterns with 2 members).

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

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Doing activities in our “All About Me” unit.

Boxes and Surveys are due MONDAY!

S.OL.: K.8 K.9

SCIENCE:

*GRAPHING activities.

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

Encore Schedule for the week: Mon.= PE (wear appropriate Shoes), Tues.= Art Wed.= Music, Thurs.= PE, Fri.= Library (please send your child’s book back, otherwise they are not allowed to check out another book)

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:      *PTA Back to School Night is Thursday, September 11th. All of the wonderful work and projects will be on display for you to see!  After the meeting in the cafeteria we will have classroom visitation.

*Instructional Fee due   ($10.00).  Please turn this in if you have not already.

*Monday, September 8th is School Picture Day. :)

Friday, September 12th, Blue Ribbon Reader forms due.

*Please join the PTA.  The class with 100% participation wins a prize.  If the school has 100% participation we can win grants for our school.  Join the PTA for $6.00.  Make checks out to RES PTA

*Be sure to save your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATION labels.

*Your child should be able to identify all the shapes and colors at this time.  Ask your child about the letter Tt and what sound it makes.  See if they can tell you words that start with the letter Tt.

Mrs. Neiditch

*Contact me at wneiditch@glnd.k12.va.us

*Good luck on your Me Boxes (due Monday)!

Sept. 2nd- 5th

Sept. 2nd- 5th

LANGUAGE ARTS:

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

*Learning to read the following HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS:  “a” and “the”.

*Having “Show and Tell” on Wednesday (girls), and Friday (boys) on the letter Tt!

*Doing activities in our unit on NURSERY RHYMES.

*Practicing cutting, tracing, coloring, and writing our names.

S.O.L: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.6 K.7

 

MATH:

*Learning to CLASSIFY and SORT according to color, shape, and size.

*Counting orally from 0-10.

*Doing activities with POSITIONAL WORDS.

*Doing graphing activities

*Finishing our unit on SHAPES.  Your child should be able to easily identify these shapes: circle, triangle, square, rectangle, and oval.

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

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

*Learning The Pledge of Allegiance and recognizing the American Flag.

*Working on listening skills, following directions, class rules, and getting along with each other.

*All About Me Unit Begins

S.OL.: K.1 K.2 K.3 K.4 K.5 K.8 K.9

 

SCIENCE:

*Thank you for your help with this color unit.  You did a great job!

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

 

Encore Schedule for the week:

 Mon.= no school Tues.= Art, Wed.= Music, Thurs.= PE, Fri.= Library.

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

*Instructional Fee due   ($10.00).  Please turn this in if you have not already.

*Monday, September 1st, School’s closed.  Have a great holiday weekend.

*Monday, September 8th is School Picture Day. :)

*September 11th at 6:30 is PTA night.  After the meeting we will have classroom visitation.  

Friday, September 12th, Blue Ribbon Reader forms due.

*Please join the PTA.  The class with 100% participation wins a prize.  If the school has 100% participation we can win grants for our school.  Join the PTA for $6.00.  Make checks out to RES PTA

*Be sure to save your BOXTOP FOR EDUCATION labels for class prizes!

 

Mrs. Neiditch

J

*Contact me at wneiditch@glnd.k12.va.us