Thank you again for the wonderful opportunity to work with your children. I have had the privilege of watching them learn and grow, and they are truly amazing. As always, I am so proud of them.
VALENTINE'S DAY CARDS:
The students may bring in Valentine's Day cards. Please send the cards in by Friday, February 10th so that we have time to sort them out. Please just sign who the card is from. It is not necessary to address who the card is to. This will make it easier for us to hand them out. Thank You!
VALENTINE'S DAY SHOW:
Monday, February 13- Classroom Show at 11:15. The children have been busy practicing some adorable rhymes and songs for you! We can't wait to share them with you. We welcome all parents and guests . Looking forward to seeing you then!
PLEASE CONTINUE TO REINFORCE SOME OF THE THINGS WE ARE WORKING ON IN CLASS:
-name recognition (spell the letters in your child's name)
- holding a crayon, coloring
-cutting with scissors
-flash cards with words and pictures
-count to answer how many?
Please look at our class objectives to further reinforce
SPECIAL PERSON CRAFT OR READ A STORY:
Monday, February 6th & Friday, February 17th- I am so happy to have each "special person" share in this wonderful activity. I am looking forward to a most memorable and happy experience! A special thank you to all who have participated. The crafts and stories were super! The children really enjoyed your creativity! All special guests, may arrive at 10:00. Please sign in at the front desk. All guests must be Virtus trained and Background checked.
February 20-24 -Winter Recess- School Closed
FRIENDS TO ANIMALS
"GOD WANTS US TO LOVE OTHERS"
Make new friends
Enjoy a happy and cheerful environment
To understand the routine of the day
Transition from one activity to the next
Follow one to two step directions
Enjoy our special themes of the month
To enjoy music and movement as we sing and dance each day
To participate in calendar time. (day, date, month, year, weather count concept, and sing days of the week song, talk about the weather in a complete sentence) Each student will take a turn on a daily basis to place the date on the calendar and talk about the weather. (ex: Today is Monday, February 6th, 2017. It is a cold sunny day. ) Our calendar stars have been doing a fabulous job!
To enjoy looking at books (to make predictions, understand the role of the author and illustrator)
Ask and answer questions about details in text
Answer questions about characters and events
Learn new vocabulary
Identify front and back cover of book
Listen and begin to learn Guardian Angel Prayer
Listen and begin to learn Our Father Prayer
Listen and begin to learn Grace Before Meals
Listen and begin to learn Pledge of Allegiance
To talk about patterns
To identify more, less, same
Sort objects into categories
HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!