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Week of April 14

Dear Families,

We have a short week.  Our spelling test will be on Thursday.

We are still in need of items for our Spring Party.  Be sure to check out the sign up genius and sign up for an item.  I truly appreciate your help and generosity in helping out with the party.

Each child is asked to bring 24 prefilled plastic eggs for our egg hunt. Eggs need to be filled with individually wrapped candies.  Please send in eggs by Wednesday.  Don’t forget to send in a basket or plastic bucket with your child for the egg hunt on Thursday.

Book orders are due Thursday, April 17.

Spring break: April 18-27.  School resumes on April 28.

We will be celebrating summer birthdays the month of May.  Be sure to check the May class calendar if your child has a summer birthday.  If your child’s birthday is in the beginning of June, we will celebrate the first week of June.

I am in need of a parent to send in a  box of Apple Jacks cereal for our A snack on Wednesday, April 16.  Please let me know if anyone is able to send this snack.

Letter of the Week:  A

Math: 3-D shapes and measuring using inches

Writing: Informational/bunnies

Social Studies: Voting/following rules

Science: plant parts/roots, stem, leaves, flower

Spelling Words: make, play, away, cop, hop, mop

 

Have a great week and a safe and relaxing spring break!

Kim

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Week of April 7

Dear Families,

It is hard to believe April is here.  Hopefully we will have some spring like temperatures soon!

We will be having a spring party next Thursday, April 17 at 2:00 p.m.  I will be putting together a sign up genius for volunteers and items needed. All students are asked to bring in 24 pre-filled plastic eggs for our egg hunt.along with a basket or bucket.

Kindergarten round-up is this Thursday at 9:00 a.m. If you know of any incoming Kindergarten students for next school year be sure to let the parents know about the round-up.

I am in need of a parent to bring in washed strawberries for our letter S snack.  Please let me know if anyone is able to send in on Friday, April 11.

This week at a glance:

Letter of the week: S

Math: 2-D and 3-D shapes

Science: plants and baby animals

Social Studies: I am responsible.

Writing: Informational

Have a great week!

Kim

 

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Week of March 31

This week at a glance:

Letter of the week: G

Writing: Informational

Math: 2-D and 3-D shapes

Science: Plants

Social Studies: “I get along with others”

I am in need of a parent to send in a box of graham crackers for our letter G snack on Friday.

Have a great week!

Kim

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Week of March 24

Dear Families,

We welcome Nariya Wilson to our class.  We now have 19 students.

Thank you for sending in the star  stickers.  We were able to complete our flag project.

I will be attending my monthly math meeting on Tuesday.  Mrs. Chavis will be subbing for me.

Family Literacy night is this Tuesday from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Parent Teacher conferences are Thursday evening.  Not all parents are required to attend.  I have contacted those parents who I need to meet with.

I am in need of a parent who can send in Quaker Oats Oatmeal cookies for our letter Q snack.  I would need the snack on or before Friday.  Please let me know if anyone is able to.

This week at a glance:

Letter of the week: Q

Math: Nickels, ten frames, Dimes

Science: Earth materials

Social Studies: American Flag

Writing: opinions

New readers will be coming home this week.  Be sure to read with your child and continue practicing the rainbow words and spelling words.

Have a great week!

Kim

 

 

 

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Silver star stickers

Dear Families,

Please remember to send in 50 silver star stickers with your child to school tomorrow.  Each child will need them to complete the flag project.  I do not have any, so I really need your help in supplying them for your child.

Thank you,

 

Kim

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Week of March 17

This week at a Glance:

Leprechaun traps are due tomorrow, Monday, March 17.

Book orders are due Friday, March 21.

I am in need of a parent volunteer to bring in 1 package of Oreo’s for our letter O snack by Friday.  Please let me know if anyone is able to.

We will be working on a flag project this week.  Each child needs to bring in 50 silver foiled star stickers by Wednesday, March 19.  These can be purchased at the dollar store.

Spelling test will be Friday.

I will be contacting those parents that I need to meet with for conferences.  I will not be meeting with all parents.  Parent teacher conferences are Thursday, March 27 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Letter of the week: O

Math: addition, 10 frames

Writing: Narrative

Social Studies: The American Flag

Science: Earth Materials

Have a great week!

Kim

 

 

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Mini Martian Practice

Dear Families,

Mini Martian practice schedule is the following dates and times.  Please note the grade levels are split into 2 different dates to accommodate the large number of students participating.

Grades 3-5 will be practicing tomorrow, Wednesday, March 12 from 3:45-4:05 p.m.

Grades K-2 will be practicing Wednesday, March 26 from 3:45-4:05 p.m.

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Pennies

Dear Families,

We are doing a math lesson this week using pennies.  Please send 25 pennies in a baggie to school with your child by Thursday.  Please write your child’s name on the baggie.  Thanks for your help.

Kim