K2's Weekly News 5/21-23/8

K2’s Weekly News

May 21-23, 2018

Finishing Letter Q Week

 

What’s New… Practicing for End of Year Kindergarten Prayer Service!

 

Math- Addition & Subtraction, Counting by 5’s practice

Language Arts - FInishing Letter Q,  Fluency Reader #10

Religion - The Holy Spirit & the Pentecost

 

Reminders for this week…

 

5/21 - ELC Art Show 5-7 Parish Meeting Room (ELC 2nd Floor)

5/23 - Zoo Field Trip - Students should wear Gym uniform & pack a lunch in a  large Ziploc bag

5/24 & 5/25 - No School for Students

 

This Week’s ABC Countdown to the End of the Year!

5/21 - Luau, Movie, & New Name Day

5/22 -  Outdoors & wear Orange Clothes Day

 

Upcoming…..

6/8 - ELC Last Day & Kindergarten End of Year Prayer Service 9:30 - Details Coming Soon!



Homework - Read your Reading Notebook words each night!

Monday -. Write your address & Practice Reading List #19

Tuesday - Write your phone number & Practice Reading List #19

Wednesday - Practice tying your shoes & Practice Reading List #19



T3 Final Assessments Next Week - Practice tying your shoes & your personal information!

K2's Weekly News 5/7-5/11//18

K2’s Weekly News

May 7-11, 2018

Letter W Week

 

What’s New… Practicing for End of Year Kindergarten Prayer Service!

 

Math- Addition & Subtraction, Counting by 5’s practice, Telling time to the hour

Language Arts - Letter W, Word Families, and Decodable Reader - Spin to Win  

Science - Researching Habitats   

Social Studies - Our Communities    

Literature- Watercolors

Religion - Gospel Weeklies & The Ascension of Our Lord

 

Reminders for this week…

5/7-5/11 -  HSA Penny Drive - Bring in your pennies for the K2 jug! (Silver coins to sabotage K1 & K3)

5/7-5/9 - Hearing Assessments with Nurse Kolakowski

5/11 - Reading List #17 due

5/18 - Fire School Field Trip Form Due

5/23 - Zoo Field Trip Form Due

 

This Week’s ABC Countdown to the End of the Year!

5/7 - Donut Day - Bring in your favorite Donut to eat!

5/8 - Exercise Day!

5/9 - Book Day - Bring in your Favorite book to share with the class!

5/10 - Game Day - Bring in a game to play!

5/11 -Hat Day - Wear a hat today!

 

Upcoming…..

Upcoming Kindergarten Field Trips - Please indicate on the Field Trip form if you would like to

chaperone a trip. Chaperones must have Volunteer Form (For the Sake of God’s Children) on

file in the school’s office.

5/18 - Fire School -One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing.

5/23 - Salisbury Zoo - One Chaperone per class on the school bus, but all parents are invited to attend the field trip. Additional chaperones & parents attending the trip must provide their own transportation to and from the zoo. Students are required to ride the bus back to Holy Cross after the field trip.  (Students should wear Gym uniform)

5/21 - ELC (Kindergarten & PreK) Art Show 5-7 (Parish Office Conference Room)

6/8 - ELC Last Day & Kindergarten End of Year Prayer Service 9:30 - Details Coming Soon!

 

Homework - Read your Reading Notebook words each night!

Monday -.Write the lowercase w 10x  & Practice Reading List #17 (due Friday)

Tuesday - Write the uppercase W - 10x  & Practice Reading List #17 (due Friday)

Wednesday - Write three words that rhyme with “can”     

Thursday -  Write a sentence using the words in your Reading Notebook.  

 

Friday - Read Spin to Win with your family & practice tying your shoes!  

 

K2's Weekly News 4/30-5/4/18

K2’s Weekly News

April 30 - May 4, 2018

Letter X Week

 

Sorry, I forgot to send home the Decodable Reader last Friday!

 

What’s New… Practicing for End of Year Kindergarten Prayer Service!

 

Math- Addition problems, Counting by 5’s practice, Telling time to the hour

Language Arts - Letter X, Word Families, and Fluency Readers  

Science - Animals Habitats   

 

Social Studies - Our Communities

 

Literature- X-tra Special Me!

 

Religion - Gospel Weeklies, Our Mother Mary, Hail Mary, May Crowning & Retreat Day

 

Reminders for this week…

Book Fair all week!  (Monday during Media & after school each day)

4/30- 5/4  HSA Penny Drive - Bring in your pennies for the K2 jug! (Silver coins to sabotage K1 & K3)

5/1 - May Crowning, Procession, and schoolwide Retreat Day (Hot Dog lunch will be provided)

5/3 - Interims Distributed

5/4 - Reading List #16 Due

5/4 - Cinco De Mayo Day Fun!

 

This Week’s ABC Countdown to the End of the Year!

4/30 - Autograph Day - We will be getting autographs from our friends!

5/2 - Bubbles Day - please bring in some bubbles!

5/4 - Camo & Cookie Day - Wear Green of Brown camo and bring your favorite cookie for snack!

 

Upcoming…..

Upcoming Kindergarten Field Trips - Please indicate on the Field Trip form if you would like to

chaperone a trip. Chaperones must have Volunteer Form (For the Sake of God’s Children) on

file in the school’s office.

5/3 -   Nugget and Fang Play - One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing

5/18 - Fire School -One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing.

5/23 - Salisbury Zoo - One Chaperone per class on the school bus, but all parents are invited

          to attend the field trip. Additional chaperones & parents attending the trip must provid

          their own transportation to and from the zoo. Students are required to ride the bus back

         to Holy Cross after the field trip.  (Students should wear Gym uniform)

5/21 - ELC (Kindergarten & PreK) Art Show 5-7 (Parish Office Conference Room)

6/8 - ELC Last Day & Kindergarten End of Year Prayer Service 9:30 - Details Coming Soon!

 

Homework - Read your Reading Notebook words each night!

Monday -.Write the lowercase x 10x  & Practice  Reading List #16 (due Friday)

Tuesday - Write the uppercase X - 10x  & Practice  Reading List #16  (due Friday)

Wednesday - Write the numbers 1-30     

Thursday -  Write a sentence using the words in your Reading Notebook.  

Friday - Read Pig’s Jet  with your family & practice tying your shoes!  

 

K2's Weekly News 4/23-28/2018

K2’s Weekly News

April 23-28, 2018

Letter J Week

 

What’s New…

Interim Assessments, STAR Testing, and….Practicing for End of Year Kindergarten Prayer Service!

Math- Addition problems

Language Arts - Letter J, Decodable Reader - Pig’s Jet  

Science - Animals Habitats   

Literature- Jellyfish  

Religion - Gospel Weeklies, Creation, The Good Shepherd

 

Reminders for this week…

4/23 - Scholastic Book Orders due

4/26 - Nugget & Fang Field Trip Form Due

         Hot Dog Lunch Form Due (for School Retreat Day 5/1)

4/27 - Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

         Reading List #15 due

 

Upcoming…..

5/1 - School Retreat Day & May Crowning - Please fill out your Hot Dog Lunch Form.  No  borrowed or hot lunches will be available on Retreat Day.

Upcoming Kindergarten Field Trips - Please indicate on the Field Trip form if you would like to chaperone a trip. Chaperones must have Volunteer Form (For the Sake of God’s Children) on file in the school’s office.

5/3 -   Nugget and Fang Play - One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing

5/18 - Fire School -One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing.

5/23 - Salisbury Zoo - One Chaperone per class on the school bus, but all parents are invited

to attend the field trip. Additional chaperones & parents attending the trip must provide their own transportation to and from the zoo. Students are required to ride the bus back to Holy Cross after the field trip.  (Students should wear Gym uniform)

5/21 - ELC (Kindergarten & PreK) Art Show 5-7 (Parish Office Conference Room)

April 30th will begin Kindergarten’s ABC Countdown to the End of the Year!  A letter with dates will come home in this week’s Thursday Communicator in the preparation for our fun activities.  Each day we will celebrate a different letter!

 

Homework - Read your Reading Notebook words each night!

Monday -.Write the lowercase j - 10x  & Practice Reading List #15 (due Friday)

Tuesday - Write the uppercase J- 10x  & Practice Reading List #15 (due Friday)

Wednesday - Write two words that rhyme with jig, jet, & jog      

Thursday -  Write, Read, & Illustrate the sentence:    Jim jumps on the bed.

Friday - Read the Decodable Reader, Pig’s Jet to your family & Practice tying your shoes!  

 

Mid Term Assessments Coming Soon!    Practice: Tying your shoes

Birthday, phone#, full addressCounting & Identifying Numbers to 100

The Sign of the Cross, Grace before Meals, Hail Mary, Glory Be, and Our Father

 

K2's Weekly News 4/16-20/18

K2’s Weekly News

April 16-20, 2018

Letter V Week

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Letter V, Fluency Reader #8 - Dan’s Van,      Math- Addition Problems & Games

Literature- Working on a “Variety” of Art projects  Science - Animals Habitats

Religion - St. Bernadette, Gospel Weeklies, Ladybugs & Mary, Holy Week & Easter Assessment

 

Reminders for this week…

4/16 - Plain white shirt due today for World Rosary on Thursday

4/18 - Mass, 8:15

         Early Dismissal - 11:50

         HSA Meeting - 6:30, Child Care available

4/19 - Living World Rosary, 1:30

4/20 - Earth Tag Day, $1 - wear brown, green, blue

         Ice Cream Sundaes at Lunch - $1

         Reading List #14 due

 

Upcoming…..

4/23 - Scholastic Book Orders due

4/26 - Nugget & Fang Field Trip Form Due

4/27 - Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

Upcoming Kindergarten Field Trips - Please indicate on the Field Trip form if you would like to chaperone a trip. Chaperones must have Volunteer Form (For the Sake of God’s Children) on file in the school’s office.

5/3 -   Nugget and Fang Play - One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing

5/18 - Fire School -One Chaperone per class, chosen by a random drawing.

5/23 - Salisbury Zoo - One Chaperone per class on the school bus, but all parents are invited toattend the field trip. Additional chaperones & parents attending the trip must provide their own transportation to and from the zoo. Students are required to ride the bus back to Holy Cross after the field trip.  

 

Homework - Read your Reading Notebook words each night!

Accelerated Reader computer program is fixed and will continue this week.

 

Monday -.Write the lowercase v - 10x  & Practice Reading List #15 (due Friday)

Tuesday - Write the uppercase V - 10x

Wednesday - Count & Write by 2’s to the number 20 (If needed, use your 100 chart in your folder)     

Thursday -  Write, Read, & Illustrate the sentence:     Dan fills the blue van with gas.

Friday - Practice tying your shoes!  We NEED members in the Shoe Tying Club!

 

Mid Term Assessments Coming Soon!    

Practice:

Tying your shoes

Birthday, phone#, full address

Counting & Identifying Numbers to 100

The Sign of the Cross, Grace before Meals, Hail Mary, Glory Be, and Our Father

 

K2's Weekly News 4/9-13/2018

K2’s Weekly News

April 9-13, 2018

Letter D & New Life Week

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Letter D, ABC Order, Sight Words, Decodable Reader #8 - I Did It,

Literature- The Dot!

Science - Places Animals Live and New Life

Religion - The Resurrection, Gospel Weeklies, The Annunciation of the Lord, Ladybugs & Mother Mary

Math- Counting Money & Addition

 

Reminders for this week…

4/9 - Spring Uniforms, Scholastic Book Orders Due & Chick Fil-a Holy Cross Fundraiser Night, 4-7pm

4/11 - Filled Egg Hunt Eggs and Basket & Reading List #12 & #13 Due

4/11 - Holy Cross Art Show, 3-7pm

4/13 - New Life Egg Hunt & Party, 1pm

 

Upcoming…..

4/18 - Early Dismissal, 11:50 am & HSA Meeting, 6:30 pm (child care provided)

4/19 - Living World Rosary, 1:30 - K2 students need to wear a plain white shirt to school.

4/20 -Earth Day Tag Day - $1 (brown, blue or green colors)

4/27 - Early Dismissal, 11:50 am

Upcoming Kindergarten Field Trips

4/26 - Fire School (Trip is still in the process of being approved)

5/3 - Nugget and Fang Play

5/23 - Salisbury Zoo

 

Homework

Please have your child practice the words in their Reading Notebook each night   

Accelerated Reader Homework - Counts as a Reading Comprehension Grade  

 

Monday -.Write the lowercase d - 10x

Tuesday - Write the uppercase D - 10x

Wednesday - Write, Read, & Illustrate the sentence: The bad dog digs in the mud.    

Thursday -  Show & Tell - Letter D

Friday - Read your Decodable Reader, I Did It, to your family.

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T3 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:

Tying your shoes

Birthday, phone#, full address

Counting & Identifying Numbers to 100

The Sign of the Cross

Grace before Meals, Hail Mary, Glory Be, and Our Father

These will be assessed as part of the T3 Progress Reports.

 

K2's Weekly News 3/26-28/18

K2’s Weekly News

March 26-28, 2018

Letter Y Week Continued

 

Please send in (empty) paper towel rolls for Mrs. Girton’s class and 12 filled plastic eggs for our New Life Celebration (due 4/11)

 

What’s New… Easter Activities and

Language Arts - Letter Y, Consonant Blends, Fluency Reader #7 - Say Yes to Pups & Can You Yip?

Literature- Yellow & Gold, Bees & Honey, Flight of the Honey Bee

Science - Places Animals Live

Religion - Stations of the Cross, Resurrection Eggs, & The Passion

Math- Practicing Numbers, Identifying & Counting Money

 

Reminders…

3/26 - Reading List #11 due

3/28 - Mass, 8:15

3/29 - 4/6 - No School

4/9 - School Re-opens! & Book Orders due

4/11 - Plastic Eggs & Basket due

4/13 - New Life Celebration, 1:00

 

Homework... No Homework! Help your family get ready for Easter!

Only Make-up Accelerated Reading Homework from last week.

(Monday - Wednesday AR from last week.)

(Tuesday - Thursday AR from last week.)

 

K2's Weekly News 3/19 - 3/23/18

K2’s Weekly News

March 19-23, 2018

Letter Y Week

 

Please send in paper towel rolls for Mrs. Girton’s class.




What’s New…

Language Arts - Letter Y, Fluency Reader #7 - Say Yes to Pups & Can You Yip?

Literature- Yellow & Gold, Bees & Honey, Flight of the Honey Bee

Science - Places Animals Live

Religion - St. Joseph, Palm Sunday & Gospel Weeklies, Stations of the Cross, Resurrection Eggs!

Math- Practicing Numbers, Identifying & Counting Money

 

Reminders…

3/19 - Reading List #10 due

3/21 - Mass, 8:15

3/22 - T2 Report Cards

3/23 - Shadow Stations, 1:30

 

Homework

Please have your child practice the words in their Reading Notebook each night   

Accelerated Reader Homework - Counts as a Reading Comprehension Grade  

 

Monday - Read the Decodable Reader, Ben is Ten! to your family.

Tuesday - Read, Write & Illustrate the sentence: The pup yelps for his Mom.  

Wednesday -  Write three words that rhyme with “yet”

Thursday -  Show & Tell - Letter Y

Friday - Fluency Reader worksheet, Can You Yip?.  We also still need members in the Shoe Tying Club.  Practice tying your shoes!

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T3 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:

 

Birthday, phone#, full addressCounting & Identifying Numbers to 100

The Sign of the CrossGrace before MealsHail Mary

Tying your shoes

These will be assessed as part of the T3 Progress Reports.

 

New Prayers to be assessed in T3 - Glory Be & Our Father

 

K2's Weekly News 3/12-16, 2018

K2’s Weekly News

March 12-16, 2018

Letter E Week



Please keep working on your Leprechaun Traps! Due 3/15

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Letter E, Story Writing, Apostrophes, Decodable Reader, Ben is Ten!

Literature- Emotions & Feelings

Science - Animals & Plants

Religion - St. Patrick, Gospel Weeklies, Stations of the Cross, Resurrection Eggs!

Math- Practicing Numbers, Identifying & Counting Money

 

Reminders…

3/12/18 - Reading List #9 due

3/14/18 - Mass, 8:15

3/16/18 - Early Dismissal, 11:50

3/16/18 - St. Patrick’s Day Party, Leprechaun Traps Due!

3/16/18 - Scholastic Book Orders due

 

Homework

Please have your child practice the words in their Reading Notebook each night   

Accelerated Reader Homework - Counts as a Reading Comprehension Grade  

 

Monday - Write, Read, & Illustrate the sentence: The cat sat on top of the lamp!

Tuesday - Write your address: street, city, and state

Wednesday -  Practice & Write your phone number 3x (Leprechaun Traps due tomorrow!)

Thursday -  Write three words from the “en” family

Friday - Read with your family & practice tying your shoes!

 

Show & Tell will be assessed for an Personal/Social Skills Grade on the T3 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:

 

Birthday, phone#, full addressCounting & Identifying Numbers to 100

The Sign of the CrossGrace before MealsHail Mary

Tying your shoes

 

These will be assessed as part of the T3 Progress Reports.

 

New Prayers to be assessed in T3 - Glory Be & Our Father

K2's Weekly News March 5-9, 2018

K2’s Weekly News

March 5-9, 2018

Letter C Week

 

Religion Class- Please send in an empty egg carton & 12 plastic eggs (eggs should split open in the middle) - due 3/5.

 

Please keep working on your Leprechaun Traps! Due 3/15

 

What’s New…

Language Arts - Creative Writing,

Literature- Cats & Color of Cats Projects

Science - Animals & Plants

Religion - Our Lady of Knock, All About Lent, Gospel Weeklies, and Stations of the Cross

Math- Identifying & Counting Money, shopping with pennies, nickels, and dimes!

 

Reminders…

3/5/18 - Mrs. Jones visits

3/7/18 - School Mass, 8:15

3/9/18 - Mary’s Way Stations, 1:30

3/9/18 - Tag Day, Can of Food Donation

3/12/18 - Reading List #9 due

 

Homework

Please have your child study their Reading Notebook each night.  

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

 

Monday - Write, Read, & Illustrate the sentence: The man is on the yellow bus.

Tuesday - Write your address: street, city, and state

Wednesday -  Practice & Write your phone number 3x

Thursday - Show & Tell - Letter C, please tell us 3 things about your Show & Tell

Friday - Read with your family & 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 & Identifying Numbers to 100

Tying your shoes

Personal Information - B-day, phone#, full address

Many students missed these on last week’s Assessments.  

 

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

 

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