K2's Weekly News 12/4 - 8, 2017

K2’s Weekly News

December 4 - 8,2017

Letter I Week

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Sound of /I/, Handwriting, Identifying Syllables, Reading & Creating CVC words, Sight Words, Reading our 2nd Fluency Reader Book, Lill

Science - Sun & Shade

Religion - The Gospel Weeklies, Advent, St. Nicholas, The Miraculous Medal & St. Catherine Laboure, and The Immaculate Conception

Literature - Masks, Book - I am Peace

Math - Comparing, Sorting, Counting

 

Reminders…

12/6 - Feast of St. Nicholas -  please send in an extra shoe!

12/5 - PreK & Kindergarten Christmas Musical, 6:30 Parish Hall (students arrive by 6:15)

12/6 - 8:15 Mass & 1:30 Advent Prayer Service

12/7 - Field Trip - Dragons Love Tacos Play

12/7 - Santa Secret Shop - envelopes & money must be sent in by today.

12/8 - Feast of the Immaculate Conception - School Mass 9:30

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New words will be introduced and added periodically.  Please have your child practice these words every night and return the notebooks each day in the daily folder.  

 

Homework

Please don’t skip any lines or pages between homework assignments. Writing on the back of pages is okay.

Please encourage 4 Star Work and use the Handwriting guide in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

Monday - Write - First & Last Name 3x - 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Tuesday - Write the sight words - the, on, is, can - 3x each

Wednesday - Write uppercase - M & lowercase -m -5x each - 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Thursday - Read, Write, & Draw Picture of sentence: Tom is on the mop. (Check spacing, punctuation, and handwriting please!) (No show & tell - busy week!)

Friday - Have a great weekend! (Practice tying your shoes!)

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T2 Report Card. Show & Tell is worth 10 points.  Starting next week, 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the Cross*Grace before Meals*Hail Mary*

Personal Information*  Color, Sight, & Reading Words*

Also practice tying your shoes*, buttoning*, zipping*, and snapping*

 

*These will be assessed as part of the T2 Progress Reports.

 

Weekly News 11/28- 12/1/2017

K2’s Weekly News

November 28 - Dec 1, 2017

Review Week & Letter M  

 

*PLEASE SEND IN EMPTY WASHED GALLON MILK JUGS FOR MRS. GIRTON’S LITERATURE CLASS.

 

What’s New…

Review Week Assessments 11/28-12/5- Hail Mary, Personal Information, Patterns, Shapes, Tying/Buttoning/Zipping/Snapping, Letters, Sounds, Graphing, Spelling, Reading Words, Sight Words

 

Language Arts - Handwriting & Sound of letter /M/, CVC words, Sight Words, Reading our 2nd Decodable Reader, Hop on the Mop!

Religion - The Gospel Weeklies & Advent

Math - Comparing & Sorting, Ordering Numbers 1-5, AB & ABB pattern

 

Reminders…

11/29 - Mass, 8:15

12/1 - Ice Cream Sundae, $1 - please send money in a marked envelope in the zipper pouch

12/5 - PreK & Kindergarten Christmas Musical, 6:30 Parish Hall

12/6 - Advent Prayer Service, 1:30

12/6 - Santa Secret Shop  UPDATE:  K2 SANTA SECRET SHOP WAS MOVED TO 12/7

12/7 - Dragons Love Tacos Field Trip

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New words will be introduced and added periodically.  Please have your child practice these words every night and return the notebooks each day in the daily folder.  

Homework

Please don’t skip any lines between assignments.

Please encourage 4 Star Work!  Please also use the Handwriting guide in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

Monday - Write /M/ & /m/ 5x each

Tuesday - Write your phone number 3x (personal information)

Wednesday - Read, Write & Draw the sentence - The ant is on top of the log.

Thursday - Write your first & last name 3x (Upper & Lowercase - stay on the highway!)

Friday - Read your Decodable Reader, Hop on the Mop, to 3 family members.  Please complete the sheet and send it back to school with your book on Monday.  

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T1 Report Card. Show & Tell is worth 10 points.  Starting next week, 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the Cross*Grace before Meals*Hail Mary*

Personal Information*  Color, Sight, & Reading Words*

Also practice tying your shoes*, buttoning*, zipping*, and snapping*

 

*These will be assessed as part of the T1 Progress Reports.

 

K2's Weekly News 11/20-21

K2’s Weekly News

November 20-21, 2017

Thanksgiving & Letter M Week

 

*PLEASE SEND IN EMPTY WASHED GALLON MILK JUGS FOR MRS. GIRTON’S LITERATURE CLASS.

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Thanksgiving Words & Syllables, Thanksgiving Turkey Creative Writing,

Religion - Things we are Thankful for...

Math - Indian Patterns & Indian Games

Social Studies - Thanksgiving Hats

 

Reminders…

11/22 - 11/27 - No School (School re-opens Tuesday 11/28)

12/1 - Ice Cream Sundaes at Lunch (please label money and send in via the zipper pouch)

12/5 - PreK & Kindergarten Christmas Musical, 6:30 Parish Hall

12/6 - Santa Secret Shop for K2  1:30- 2:30

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New words will be introduced and added periodically.  Please have your child practice these words every night and return the notebooks each day in the daily folder.  

 

Homework

Please don’t skip any lines between assignments.

Please encourage 4 Star Work!  Please also use the Handwriting guide in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

Monday - No Homework this week!

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T1 Report Card. Show & Tell is worth 10 points.  Starting next week, 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the Cross*Grace before Meals*Hail Mary*

Personal Information*  Color, Sight, & Reading Words*

Also practice tying your shoes*, buttoning*, zipping*, and snapping*

*These will be assessed as part of the T1 Progress Reports.

 

NOTE: The Kindergarten goes to recess at 9:30 each morning.  It is very cold outside during recess!  Please dress your child for cold weather each day.  Thank you!

 

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

K2's Weekly News 11/13-17

K2’s Weekly News

November 13-17, 2017

Letter N Week

 

*PLEASE SEND IN EMPTY WASHED GALLON MILK JUGS FOR MRS. GIRTON’S LITERATURE CLASS.

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Sound of /N/, Handwriting, Compound Words, Identifying Syllables, Reading & Creating CVC words, Sight Words, Reading our 1st Fluency Reader Book, An Ant Nap, & Thanksgiving Projects!

Science - Energy and the Sun

Religion - The Gospel Weeklies & What we are thankful for...

Literature - Pocahontas & Indian Crafts

Social Studies - Thanksgiving History

Math - Comparing & Sorting, Ordering Numbers 1-5, ABB pattern

 

Reminders…

11/13 - Chick Fila night 5:00

11/15 - School Mass 8:15

11/16 - Picture Make up Day

12/5 - PreK & Kindergarten Christmas Musical, 6:30 Parish Hall

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New words will be introduced and added periodically.  Please have your child practice these words every night and return the notebooks each day in the daily folder.  

 

Homework

Please don’t skip any lines between assignments.

Please encourage 4 Star Work!  Please also use the Handwriting guide in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

Monday - Write:  /N/ & /n/ - 3x each,  write the words: an, ant, nap, on -  2x each.

Tuesday - Read, Write, & Draw: The pan is hot! (Use punctuation & uppercase first letter)

Wednesday - Read, Write, & Draw: The hat is red.(Use punctuation & uppercase first letter)

Thursday - Show & Tell - Letter N (Have at least 3 things to tell us about your Show & Tell object)

Friday - Read the story, “An Ant Nap”, to your family.  (Class only has a few copies so the story is on a typed sheet in your zipper pouch)  

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T1 Report Card. Show & Tell is worth 10 points.  Starting next week, 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the Cross*Grace before Meals*Hail Mary*

Personal Information*  Color, Sight, & Reading Words*

Also practice tying your shoes*, buttoning*, zipping*, and snapping*

 

*These will be assessed as part of the T1 Progress Reports.

 

Weekly News 11/6-10, 2017

K2’s Weekly News

November 6-10, 2017

Letter A Week

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Sound of /A/, Handwriting, Compound Words, Rhyming Words, Creating words using the letters l, o, g, h, t, p, & a, Sight Words, Creative Writing using our sight words & reading words, Reading our 1st Decodable Reader Book!

Science - Energy and the Sun

Religion - The Gospel Weeklies

Literature - Alligators Under My Bed

Social Studies - Veterans Day

Math - Comparing & Sorting, Ordering Numbers 1-5, ABB pattern

 

Reminders…

11/6 - Mrs. Jones visits the ELC

11/6 - No school for students (except 6th grade)

11/10 - Red, White, & Blue Tag Day - $1

11/10 - 1:30 pm Veterans Day Rosary

12/5 - PreK & Kindergarten Christmas Musical, 6:30 Parish Hall

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New words will be introduced and added periodically.  Please have your child practice these words every night and return the notebooks each day in the daily folder.  

 

Homework

Please don’t skip any lines between assignments.

Please encourage 4 Star Work!  Please also use the Handwriting guide in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

Monday - Read & Write the sight words on page 3 in your Reading Notebook.  Words should be written on the same line as the sight word.  4 Star Handwriting please!   

Tuesday - Read & Write the sight words on page 4 & 5 in your Reading Notebook.  Words should be written on the same line as the sight word.  4 Star Handwriting please!

Wednesday - No school!

Thursday - Create an ABB pattern with Red triangles & Blue Circles (Short week - no Show & Tell)

Friday - Read your Decodable Reader book, Hot, Hot, Hot with your family and fill out the form found in your Daily Folder zipper pouch.

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T1 Report Card. Show & Tell is worth 10 points.  Starting next week, 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the Cross* Grace before Meals* Hail Mary*

Personal Information*  Color, Sight, & Reading Words*

Also practice tying your shoes*, buttoning*, zipping*, and snapping*

 

*These will be assessed as part of the T1 Progress Reports.

 

Weekly News 10/30-11/3/2017

K2’s Weekly News

October 30-November 3, 2017

Letter P Week Continued!

 

What’s New…I am finally online on the HC School faculty website!

Language Arts - Sound of /P/, Handwriting, Consonant Blends, practice creating words using the letters l, o, g, h, t, p, Practice Sight Words, Create our Reading Notebooks, Creative Writing using our sight words & reading words.

Science - Energy and the Sun

Religion - All Saints’ Day, All Souls’ Day,  & The Gospel Weeklies

Literature - Portraits

Math - Halloween Numbers Game, Missing Numbers, & Ordering Numbers 1-5

 

Reminders…

10/31 - Halloween Parade & Party 12:30, parents invited! Students may wear costumes to school!

11/1 - All Saints’ Day School Mass 9:30

11/3 - Holy Cross 65th Anniversary School Picture

12/5 - PreK & Kindergarten Christmas Musical, 6:30 Parish Hall

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - On Monday, we will be assembling our Reading Notebooks.  New words will be introduced and added each week.  Please have your child practice these words every night and return the notebooks each day in the daily folder.  

 

Homework

Please complete all homework assignments in the “Fun-Work” composition book that is located in the back sleeve of your Daily Folder.  Please don’t skip any lines between assignments.  Homework will be checked daily.  Please encourage 4 Star Work!  Parents, please see that students use the Handwriting guide in the Daily Folder and only complete the work that is assigned for each night.  Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T1 Report Card.

 

Monday - Study your Sight Words in the Reading Notebook - these words should be studied at home each night.  Please return Reading Notebooks everyday.

Tuesday - Have fun Trick or Treating!

Wednesday - Write two words that rhyme with “pot”.  One finger spacing between each word.

Thursday - Show & Tell - Bring in a “P”icture or “P”hoto of something or someone and tell us three things about it!

Friday - Read a book with your family!

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the Cross*Grace before Meals*Hail Mary*

Personal Information*  Color, Sight, & Reading Words*

Also practice tying your shoes*, buttoning*, zipping*, and snapping*

 

*These will be assessed as part of the T1 Progress Reports.