Week of August 20th-24th
Newsletter for August 19th - August 23rd
We are off to a great start! The children are doing an amazing job of adjusting to our busy school day. Next week we will continue to practice our daily routine and become more familiar with our classroom and school rules. I am looking forward to our first full week of school! Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have questions.
I enjoyed meeting with parents and students during our homeroom huddles. Thank you for attending!
Thank you for the classroom donations! I appreciate your generosity.
Here is a look at our week ahead in the classroom:
* I have also included some things to review and practice at home.
The story of Creation
The Sign of the Cross
Learn and practice appropriate Mass behavior
Recognizing the the upper and lowercase letter and letter sound of L l
The Letter O o will be introduced on Thursday. When learning vowels, we will learn the short sound. /o/ as in octopus.
Recognizing the letters in our name
Printing the letter L l
Story: The Little School Bus
Genre: Animal Fantasy
Comprehension Skill: Characters
Grammar Skill: Nouns
Vocabulary Words: bus, van, car, bike
Sight Words: I, am
Amazing Words:first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth
Math: Module 1 - Numbers to 10
Attributes of Two Related Objects
Classify to Make Categories and Count
Recognizing numbers and sets 0-5
Writing numbers 0-5
*Please remember to check your child's red folder each night for math homework.
Rules help keep us safe
Writing a Social Contract
Friendship, Cooperation, Sharing
What is Science?
Discovering our Five Senses
Computer: Logging on and logging off
Things to practice at home:
* writing first name beginning with a capital letter and using lowercase for the remaining letters
* recognizing captial and lowercase letters: Ll, Oo, Gg, Hh, Tt, Pp, Nn, Aa and their sounds
* recoginizing and writing numbers 0 - 10
* Making the Sign of the Cross correctly
* Knowing the Sign of the Cross Prayer
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. Have a great week!