K2's Weekly News 1/22 - 1/26/18

K2’s Weekly News

January 22-26, 2018

Letter R Week

 

Please send your child's empty Test Folder back into school.

 

I have included a 100 Number Chart in your child’s Daily Folder.  Please us it to help you child count and to practice identifying numbers.  

Lost uniform items - I have a student that has lost her sweater, please check the sweaters you have at home.  Her sweater has a button missing at the bottom. I also have a girls sweater in my classroom with the name “Maria” on the tag. Please be sure to label your child’s uniforms with their name.  

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Letter R, Reading, Sight Words, Reading senteces, Decodable Reader - Frog Ran

Literature- The Rain Forest

Religion - Respecting Life - Horton Hears a Who,Gospel Weeklies

Math- Handwriting, Patterns, Counting by 5’s, Identifying Numbers

Writing- Snowflakes & Pattern Blocks activity

Social Studies - Communities

Science - Predicting Weather

 

Reminders…

1/24/18 - School Mass, 8:15

1/26 - Scholastic Book orders due

 

Upcoming…...

1/29-2/2/18 - Catholic Schools Week & Book Fair!

1/29 - Celebrating our Community - School Mass - 9:30

1/30 - Celebrating Students - ELC Magic Show,10:00 & School Talent Show,1:15

1/31 - Celebrating our Nation - Rosary - 1:30

 2/1 - Celebrating Vocations - Science Guy - 1:50 - 2:30

2/2 - Celebrating Faculty & Staff - 8th Grade vs. Teachers Volleyball - 1:20

"Souper" Bowl Tag Day - wear your favorite jersey/team shirt, cost = can of soup!

Ice Cream Sundaes at lunch - $1

 

Homework - Please make a note of your child’s Accelerated Reader homework night.

Monday -  Write uppercase & lowercase Rr - 5x each - please stay in the lines!

Tuesday - Write Numbers 1-20, 1x each - please stay in the lines!

Wednesday - Write & Illustrate the sentence, “The rat sat on a mat.”

Thursday - Show & Tell - Letter R - Tell us three things about your Show & Tell!

Friday - Read Decodable Reader - Frog Ran (and 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 and 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the CrossGrace before MealsHail MaryCounting to 100

Color, Sight, & Reading Words Personal Information - Full Name, phone#, full address, DOB  

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

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

 

 

K2's Weekly News 1/16 - 1/19/18

K2’s Weekly News

January 16-19, 2018

Finishing Letter F & Review Week

 

Please send your child's empty Test Folder back into school.

 

Needed: Newspapers for a paper mache project in Mrs. Girton's class.

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Letter F & “Letters of the Week” Review, Oral Reading, Sight Words, Reading Words

Math - Handwriting, Patterns, Counting, Numbers - 0-20

Religion - Oral Assessments - Sign of the Cross, Grace, Hail Mary

Personal/Social Skills - Personal Information

Motor Skills - Tying Shoes


Reminders…

1/15/18 - MLK Day - No School

1/17/18 - School Mass 8:15

1/18/18 - Rosary for Life 1:30

 

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 Page for writing letters & numbers  in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New sight & reading 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.  These words are assessed each trimester.

 

Tuesday -  Write Numbers 0 -10, 2x each, 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Wednesday - Write Number 11-20, 1x each, 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Thursday - Show & Tell - Letter F - Tell us three things about your Show & Tell!

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 and 1 point will be deducted for each day it is late.  

 

In addition to their daily homework, please keep practicing:

The Sign of the CrossGrace before MealsHail Mary

Color, Sight, & Reading Words Counting to 100*

Personal Information - Name, phone#, full address, DOB  

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

 

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

K2's Weekly News 1/8- 1/12/18

K2’s Weekly News

January 8-12, 2018

Letter S & Letter F Week

What’s New…

Language Arts - Sound & Handwriting Letter S & F, CVC words, 3rd Decodable Reader, Stan’s Pigs,

Math - Handwriting, Numbers, Word Problems & Addition Problems

Religion - The Epiphany of our Lord, The Three Kings, Baptism of our Lord, Gospel Weeklies

Science - Shade & Sunlight and Severe Weather & Forecasts

Literature - Ferdinand and the Bull

Social Studies - Dr. Martin Luther King

 

Reminders…

1/8/18 - Three Kings Classroom Party, 1:00 - 2:00

1/10/18 - 8:15 Mass

1/12/18 - Black Tag Day $1

1/15/18 - MLK Day - No School

 

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 Page for letters & numbers  in the back of the Daily Folder.

 

READING NOTEBOOKS - New sight & reading 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.  

 

Monday - Write - Uppercase & Lowercase Ss,  5x each - 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Tuesday - Read the Decodable Reader,  Stan’s Pigs - 3x to a family member

Wednesday - Write a sentence using five sight & reading words from your Reading Word Notebook.  Please use proper capitals, punctuation, and 4 Star Handwriting!

Thursday - Write - Uppercase & Lowercase Ff, 5x each - 4 Star Handwriting Please!

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

 

BUSY WEEK! - Sorry, no Show & Tell!

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T2 Report Card. Show & Tell is worth 10 points and 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*

Color, Sight, & Reading Words* Counting to 100*

Personal Information* - Name, phone#, full address, DOB  

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

 

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

K2's Weekly News 1/2- 1/5/18

Happy New Year!

K2’s Weekly News

January 2-5, 2018

Letter S Week

What’s New…

Language Arts - Sound & Handwriting Letter S, CVC words, 3rd Decodable Reader, Stan’s Pigs,

Math - Patterns, Handwriting, Word Problems & Addition Problems

Religion - Solemnity of Mary, The Nativity Story, The Epiphany of our Lord, The Three Kings

Writing - New Year’s Resolutions!

 

Reminders…

1/3/18 - 8:15 Mass

1/5/18 - Three Kings Classroom Party, 1:00 - 2:00

 

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.

 

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.  

 

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

Tuesday - Write the numbers 1-5, 5x each - 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Wednesday - Write the numbers 6-10, 5x each - 4 Star Handwriting Please!

Thursday - Write a sentence using five sight & reading words from your Reading Word Notebook.  Please use proper capitals, punctuation, and 4 Star Handwriting!

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

 

Short week, and a party on Friday - Sorry, no Show & Tell!

 

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.

K2's Weekly News 12/18-21, 2017

K2’s Weekly News

December 18-21, 2017

Christmas Activities Week



What’s New…

Language Arts - The Polar Express, Elf Journal Writing

Religion - Advent, The Holy Family, The Nativity

Math - Polar Express Bells, Counting Gifts, Addition, Counting with Ten Frames

 

Reminders…

12/18 - Polar Express Day

12/20 - School Mass 8:15

12/21 - Red & Green Tag Day $1.00 donation and School Christmas Rosary 1:30

12/22 - No School - Christmas Vacation!

1/2/18 - School Re-opens!



Homework

No Homework this week, spend time with your family getting ready for Christmas!



 

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

 

 

K2's Weekly News 12/12-16, 2017

K2’s Weekly News

December 12-16, 2017

Christmas Activities Week

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Timmy’s Gift & Our Gifts to Jesus, The Legend of the Candy Cane, The Legend of the Poinsettia, Elf Job Applications,

Religion - Our Lady of Guadalupe, Juan Diego, Advent, The Holy Family, The Nativity

Math - Christmas Bells Game, Comparing, Sorting, Counting Gifts, Addition, Ten Frames

 

Reminders…

12/11 - Mrs. Jones visits

12/13 - Mass - 8:15

12/14 - Report Cards Distributed

12/18 - Reading List #3 due



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 - and, in, to, for - 3x each

Wednesday - Draw an ABB pattern with 6 Elf hats (red & green)

Thursday - Read, Write, & Draw a Picture of the sentence:  “Santa’s hat is red.”  (Check spacing, punctuation, and handwriting please!)

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.

 

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.

 

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