Newsletter for the week of September 10th

 

PEEK AT THE WEEK

 

  • Our core vocab word of the week was “go.” The students practiced using the word “go” with a toy car.  We would say “ready, set, go” and then they drove the car up to a stop sign
  • We read “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and practiced making letter sounds while placing foam letters on our Boom Boom tree
  • The students practiced number recognition and counting with our back to school interactive book. We also built towers as many blocks high as the number on each page we read
  • We painted at the easel and then turned our paintings into crayons that are hanging outside of our classroom
  • The students worked on their book handling skills.  We practiced turning pages from left to right and pointing to pictures on the pages
  • The children practiced their fine motor skills with all sorts of different tasks, including puzzles, lacing, and button and peg jars
  • We played outside on the playground. We love going down the slides!

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • September 19th – Late start
  • October 12th – ½ day dismissal at 11:45
  • October 17th – Late start

 

 

PICTURES OF THE WEEK

 

Newsletter for the week of September 3rd

 

PEEK AT THE WEEK

  • The students have continued to work on getting back into/ learning our classroom schedule and routines
  • We having be practicing sitting in our big kid chairs and walking to specials
  • We played on the playground and went for nature walks
  • Our core vocab word of the week was “more.” The students practiced requesting more food at lunch and at snack and also requested for me to blow more bubbles during large group
  • We read an interactive book about colors and used bingo markers to fill a page with the color of our choice
  • The students practiced counting with our Five Little Monkey cookie sheet game
  • We read “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and practiced making letter sounds while placing foam letters on our Boom Boom tree
  • The students listened to a story about following rules at school
  • We read our class book “First Letters in Our Names” and then everyone stamped the first letter of their name
  • The children practiced their fine motor skills with all sorts of different tasks, including puzzles, lacing, and button and peg jars

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • September 13th – Open House @ 6:00-7:30
  • September 14th – ½ day – Dismissal is at 11:45
  • September 19th – Late start

 

 

A big THANK YOU goes out to all of the families who donated classroom supplies this week!

We appreciate it!

 

PICTURES OF THE WEEK

Specials Schedule

Here is our new specials schedule for the new school year…

 

Monday: Adapted PE @ 9:40 and @1:05

Tuesday: Music @ 12:15

Wednesday: Music @ 1:55

Thursday: Art @ 1:55

Friday: Adapted PE @ 1:55

 

Newsletter for the week of August 27th

WELCOME BACK!

 

PEEK AT THE WEEK

  • We had a great first week of school!
  • The students have been working on getting back into/ learning our classroom schedule and routines
  • We having be practicing sitting in our big kid chairs and walking to specials
  • The students had music twice and art once this week
  • We have read many books this week including “Pete the Cat Rocking in My School Shoes” and “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom”
  • The students help read an adaptive book for “Wheel on the Bus” and also got to play a Wheels on the Bus iPad game. We took turns making things move on the bus such as the wheels, windows, and doors
  • The students colored their names and used blocks and pegs to count out how many letters they have in their names for a bulletin board in our classroom. We also talked about the letters in our classmates names
  • We played on the playground and went for nature walks as our playground has been under construction for the past two days. We are getting a new swing set!
  • Our core vocab word of the week was “more.” The students practiced requesting more food at lunch and at snack and also requested for me to blow more bubbles during large group

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • NO SCHOOL – August 31st-September 3rd
  • September 14th – ½ day – Dismissal is at 11:45
  • September 19th – Late start

 

 

A big THANK YOU goes out to all of the families who donated classroom supplies this week!

We appreciate it!

 

PICTURES OF THE WEEK

 

Zoo Field Trip Pictures

Special Ed Field Day Pictures

Field Trip Reminder

We are going to the Detroit Zoo this Monday, June 11th rain or shine.  Please dress your child appropriately for the weather.

All students must bring a brown bag lunch on this day with all disposable items.  Please write your child’s name on their bag. We will not be making any food purchases during this trip.

Field Trip Reminder

We are going to Special Ed Field day at Edsel Ford tomorrow, Tuesday, June 5th.  Please dress your child appropriately for the weather.

A hot dog lunch will be provided.  If your child does not like hot dogs please pack them a brown bag lunch with all disposable items.

Please call with any questions:

827-8304