K3 Letter Zz Week

 

K3 Weekly News

 

February 21st-24th

 

Prayers

 

  • Grace before meals

  • The Guardian Angel Prayer

  • The Lord's Prayer

  • Glory Be

  • Hail Mary

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the week

  • Month/Year/Seasons/Lent

  • Numbers/patterns

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts-Review Week

 

  • Letters Zz

  • Identifying letter sounds/Vowel sounds

  • Rhyming words

  • Reading sight words/Spelling

  • Decodable Reader 6, Zip

 

Saxon Math-Review

 

  • Ordering four objects by length

  • Naming shapes, using three attributes

  • Forming numbers/Counting

  • Shapes/Patterns/Geoboards

 

Religion: God Cares For Us

 

Social Studies: St. George Washington/Conservation

 

Science/Letter of the Week Art: Continue learning about “under the water”,The Coral Reef and Zebras!

 

Friday Show and Tell : Students are to bring in a picture (or a toy) of an animal that lives in a zoo. Students will share information about this animal. They need to know 3 facts about the animal.

 

Important Event:

 

 

 

We are celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthdayon March 2nd, by reading Dr. Seuss books. If you would like to read a story to the class on March 2nd please let me know.Reading will take place in the morning between 8:15 and 8:45AM or from 2:15-2:30PMon March 2nd .You can email me here at the school or send me a note in your child’s red folder.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Ll Week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K-3 Weekly News

September 6th-10th

 

In Class:

 

 

 

Prayers

 

  • Children are learning how to use their right hand to make the sign of the cross before each prayer (right hand to forehead, to heart, to left shoulder and then to the right shoulder)

 

  • Grace before meals (Prayer sheets are in back of red folder)

 

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angel /Hail Mary

 

Calendar/Math

 

  • Days of the week/month/year

  • Numbers/patterns

  • Exploring Teddy Bear Counters

  • Writing number 1,2,3,and 4

  • Exploring Pattern Blocks

  • Counting to five with one-to-one correspondence

 

Language Arts

 

  • Learn about letter “ Ll

  • Distinguishing between same and different

  • Writing letters from the top down

  • Uppercase and lowercase

  • Vowels and consonants

 

Social Studies: School rules and helpers

 

Religion: The canonization of the Blessed Mother Teresa Sept.4th

 

Mother Mary’s birthday! Sept. 8th

 

Science: Living and Non-living

 

Letter Art Project: Making Lions!

 

Friday Show and Tell

 

Students are to bring in two toys or pictures that show a Living and a Non-living thing. They must be able to understand the concept and tell the class two things about the item.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Oo Week

 

K3 Weekly News

 

Sept. 12-16th

 

Prayers

 

  • Children are learning how to use their right hand to make the sign of the cross before each prayer (right hand to forehead, to heart, to left shoulder and then to the right shoulder) Please help them practice at home.

  • Grace before meals (Prayer sheets are in red folder)

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the week

  • Month/Year

  • Numbers/patterns/colors/shapes

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

  • Practicing writing first name with correct use of lowercase and uppercase letters

 

  • Learning to hold pencil correctly

  • Forming letters from the top- Please reinforce at home

  • Learning letter Oo

 

  • Vowels and consonant recognition

  • Learning about breve and macron symbols

  • Recognize words

  • Sentences are made up of words

 

Saxon Math

 

  • Identifying more and less

  • Writing number 5, 6, 7 and 8

  • Learn to read a Pictograph

  • Recognizing patterns and exploring linking cubes

  • Counting to five with one-to-one correspondence

 

Social Studies: School rules and Getting Along

 

Religion: MotherMary's birthday and Feast of the Holy cross

 

Science/Letter of the Week Art Project: O= Octopus and Camouflage

 

Show and Tell

 

Students are to bring in a toy or pictures of anything that shows how the object is camouflage.

 

Examples:

 

  • A picture of a blue starfish and a blue piece of paper

  • An orange teddy bear and an orange blanket

  • A camouflage shirt

 

Thinking Ahead…

 

  • Donations needed for Silent Auction for Fall Festival

    Contact HSA : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Movie Night 6:30 pm. Sept. 25th

     

 

 

 

K3 Letter Hh Week

 

Important: Show and Tell is Friday! Yippie!

 

Please don’t forget

 

 

 

K-3 Weekly News

 

Sept. 26th-30th

 

Prayers

 

  • Children are learning how to use their right hand to make the sign of the cross before each prayer (right hand to forehead, to heart, to left shoulder and then to the right shoulder) Please help them practice at home.

  • Grace before meals (Prayer sheets are in back of red folder)

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the week

  • Month/Year

  • Numbers/patterns/colors/shapes

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

  • Learn about letter “Hh”

  • Compound words/ Vowels and consonants

  • Use letter tiles and connect sound to spelling, spelling “log”

  • Recognize rhyming words and letter blends

  • Counting words in a sentence

  • Recognizing words that sound the same and different

  • Assessment on letter sounds

 

Saxon Math

 

  • Learning to sort/compare sets of objects

  • Learn to read a graph and recognize color names

  • Making designs with pattern blocks/Writing Numbers

  • Using positional words/ Acting out story problems

  • Creating AB color order

 

Religion: We belong to God's Family

 

Science: Hibernation

 

Letter of the Week Art Project: Hairy Monsters! Based on the story

 

Where The Wild Things Are

 

 

 

Friday Show and Tell:

 

Students are to bring in something that hibernates. It can be a picture of something or a stuffed animal.They must be able to tell how their animal hibernates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Tt Week

 

K-3 Weekly News

 

Oct. 3rd- 7th

 

Prayers

 

  • Grace before meals

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angels

  • Sign of the Cross

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the week/Month/Year

  • Numbers/patterns

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

  • Learn about letter “Tt”

  • Compound words/ Vowels and consonants

  • Use letter tiles and connect sound to spelling

  • Recognize rhyming words and letter blends

  • Counting words in a sentence

  • Recognizing words that sound the same and different

  • Assessment on letters and letter sounds sounds

 

Saxon Math

 

  • Learning to sort/compare sets of objects

  • Identifying and describing shapes

  • Counting to 100!

  • Identify missing numbers

  • Making designs with pattern blocks/Writing Numbers

  • Using positional words/ Acting out story problems

  • Creating AB color order

 

Religion

 

  • St. Francis of Assisi and Feast of the Holy Rosary

  • Guardian Angels

 

Letter of the Week Art Project/ Science

 

All about Trees and Texture!

 

Friday Show and Tell:

 

Students are to bring in two things with different textures. Textures can be how something feels or how something looks like it feels: hard, rough, fuzzy ribbed, sharp, smooth, gritty... Students must understand and be able to explain to the class what the two textures are.

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Pp Week

 

K-3 Weekly News

 

October 11th-14th

 

Columbus day on Monday- No school

 

 

 

Prayers

 

  • Grace before meals (Prayer sheets are in back of red folder)

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the week

  • Month/Year

  • Numbers/patterns/colors/shapes/seasons

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

  • Learning letter Pp

 

  • Vowels and consonant recognition

  • Letter sounds and blends

  • Spelling words log, hog, got, hot, pot, tot

  • Sentences are made up of words/ Left to right

 

Saxon Math

 

  • Word (story) problems/Addition

  • Forming numbers/Recognizing numbers

  • Ordinal position to the fourth

  • One-to-one correspondence

 

Social Studies: Columbus Day

 

Religion: God Knows What We Need”,he will answer our prayers.

 

Science/Letter of the Week Art Project: P= Pollination and

 

Pumpkin Paper-mache’

 

 

 

Friday Show and Tell – P=Picture

 

Please bring in a picture of someone you love! Tell us three things about them.

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Aa Week

 

K-3 Weekly News

 

October 17th-21st

 

 

 

Prayers: Please practice these to help your child learn the words

 

  • Hail Mary

  • Grace before meals

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the Week/ Month/Year/ Numbers/Patterns/Seasons

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

  • Letter “Aa” and letter sounds/ Vowels/Consonants

  • Rhyming words

  • Practice recognizing and spelling new words

  • Our “Decodable Reader” book is coming home. Your child needs to read

    Hot, Hot, Hot! to 3 people and send it back to school. This is a graded assignment.

  • Letter Blends and Compound Words

 

Saxon Math

 

  • Adding numbers

  • Covering designs with pattern blocks

  • Identify the order of numbers and identify missing numbers

  • Writing numbers/ Recognizing numbers

 

Social Studies: Post Card Geography and Maps

 

Religion: I am important and so are you

 

Science: Amphibians Letter of the Week Art Project: Alligators!

 

Friday Show and Tell:

 

Your child is to write down a word that begins with the letter “A”. The student must understand what the word means and be able to tell the class three clues about it. Students are not allowed to use the word “Apple” because we have already used it in class so much. Be creative! We will have a fun time learning new words.

 

***Something Fun!

 

We made big pumpkin pinatas in our Letter of the Week art class and now we need to fill them! Thank you for sending in candy and small Halloween toys! There is still time to send them in if you forgot to do so.

 

The parade, followed by Trunk and Treat, will begin at 12:45 on Halloween day. Your child is to wear their costume to school and keep it on all day. Please make sure your child can easily adjust their own costume in order to use the bathroom. Please join use for our party inside after this event.

 

Don’t Forget: We have parent/teacher conferences on Monday and Tuesday. There are no classes on Monday. Tuesday is early dismissal for our children.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Nn Week

 

K3 Weekly News

 

Oct. 31stth - Nov.4th

 

 

 

_Please come in and get your child’s extra clothes and change them out for warmer ones!

 

_Please practice address, phone number and birthday information a little every day.

 

Prayers: Please practice these to help your child learn the words

 

  • Hail Mary

  • Grace before meals

  • Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

  • Days of the Week/ Month/Year/ Numbers/Patterns/Seasons

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

  • Practicing reading words

  • Writing sentences!

  • Rhyming words

  • Letter Blends and Compound Words

  • Hot, Hot, Hot!form was due back to school on Oct. 24th

 

Saxon Math

 

  • Identify the order of numbers and identify missing numbers

  • Ordering numbers

  • Writing numbers/ Recognizing numbers

 

Social Studies: Post Card Geography and Maps

 

Religion: All Saints and All Souls

 

Science:Nocturnal

 

Letter of the Week Art Project: Nature

 

Friday Show and Tell: Letter N, Nocturnal

 

Your child is to bring in a picture of an animal or a stuffed animal that would be nocturnal if it was real.

 

On Monday, Halloween, we are going to begin with trunk and treat and then have our parade. Please meet us outside the ELC so you can watch the students go trunk and treating from car to car. The parents who are decorating their cars for kindergarten classes will park their cars in the parking lot at the south end of the gym, near the playground. I am requesting they do not back in their car, but to just drive into a parking space so the students can walk on the blacktop (car drivers can arrive earlier to set up cars). Please join us in our classroom after our outside events!

 

 

 

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K3 Letter Mm Week

 

K3 Weekly News

 

Nov.14th-18th

 

 

 

Prayers

 

Hail Mary

 

The Lord's Prayer

 

Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

Days/Month/Year

 

Numbers/patterns

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

Learning about letter Ii and reviewing other letters

 

Rhyme

 

Counting words in a sentence

 

Writing words in a sentence

 

Punctuation

 

Saxon Math

 

Ordinal Positions

 

Counting money and adding pennies

 

Identifying time to the hour

 

Religion- Advent/ read and discuss Sunday’s gospel message, “We prepare for Advent”

 

Students will also learn about St. Nicholas.

 

Science and letter of the week art: Investigating by using our 5 senses

 

 

 

Special dates:

 

  • No school Wednesday, Nov. 23rd-25th, Thanksgiving break!

  • No school Monday, Nov.28th, Faculty Retreat

 

  • Please send in one of your child’s shoes on December 5thso St. Nicholas can fill it with goodies when he visits on the 6th!

  • Secret Santa is on December 6th . Please send your child to school with shopping money on that day if you would like them to be able to participate.

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K3 Letter Ii Week

 

K3 Weekly News

 

Nov.14th-18th

 

 

 

Prayers

 

Hail Mary

 

The Lord's Prayer

 

Prayer to the Guardian Angel

 

Calendar facts

 

Days/Month/Year

 

Numbers/patterns

 

Saxon Phonics/ Language Arts

 

Learning about letter Ii and reviewing other letters

 

Rhyme

 

Counting words in a sentence

 

Writing words in a sentence

 

Punctuation

 

Saxon Math

 

Ordinal Positions

 

Counting money and adding pennies

 

Identifying time to the hour

 

Religion- Advent/ read and discuss Sunday’s gospel message, “We prepare for Advent”

 

Students will also learn about St. Nicholas.

 

Science and letter of the week art: Investigating by using our 5 senses

 

 

 

Special dates:

 

  • No school Wednesday, Nov. 23rd-25th, Thanksgiving break!

  • No school Monday, Nov.28th, Faculty Retreat

 

  • Please send in one of your child’s shoes on December 5thso St. Nicholas can fill it with goodies when he visits on the 6th!

  • Secret Santa is on December 6th . Please send your child to school with shopping money on that day if you would like them to be able to participate.

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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