St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

Weekly Update: September 16-20

Please pass along my sincere gratitude to all of the Grandparents who came to visit on Friday! We had a great turn out, and it was so wonderful to share our school with your families! 

We were able to begin PLT last Friday! PLT or "Power Learning Time" is when we are able to split the students into small groups in order to hone in on certain skills. We will have PLT time 3 times per week for 30 minutes each. 

Fall pictures will be this Thursday, September 19th. Everyone will be photographed for the yearbook. Students do not need to wear their uniform for these pictures. If you would like to purchase prints, please send the money by Thursday.

 The first quarter ends on October 11th. Below is a list of skills they will be assessed on. 

Skills to be assessed:
Sign of the Cross
Genuflecting correctly
Reverent participation in Mass
Recognizes numbers 0-10
Matches numbers to objects 0-10
Writes numbers 0-10 without a model
Counts to 20
Recognizes letters Ll,Oo,Gg,Hh,Tt,Pp,Nn,and Aa
Recognizes phonetic sounds for the letters listed above
Writes first name correctly
Can recite phone number
Identifies role of the author
Able to answer simple questions about a story
Participates in class discussion
Recognizes opposites
Able to identify parts of a book:  front, back, spine, and title page

 

 

Here is a look at the week ahead:

Religion:

  • God made the animals
  • Sign of the Cross 
  • Genuflecting
  • Reverence in Mass

 

Phonics:

  • Recognizing Pp and its phonetic sound
  • Unblending consonant sounds
  • Blending sounds to make words, such as: log, hog, got, lot, hot, pot, and pop

Language Arts:

  • Story-Smash! Crash!
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • Comprehension Skill: character
  • Sight Words: a, to
  • Amazing Words: signals, proper, perfect, fabulous, pirates
  • Conventions: nouns

Math:

  • Decomposing numbers 6-10
  • Printing numbers 0-10 
  • Ordering numbers 0-10
  • Matching numbers to objects 0-10

Science:

  • Animal Classification/ Habitats

Computer:

  • Logging on and off
  • Using the mouse
  • Alphabet games

Specials:

Music: Monday/ Wednesday

PE: Tuesday/ Thursday

Monday: Wednesday

Library: Friday

Mass: Thursday/ Friday

PLT: Tuesday/ Thursday/Friday

 

 

Have a great week!

Mrs. Held