January 20-24

Good Afternoon!

     I hope everyone had a wonderful three-day weekend!!

ReadingWe will continue Unit 5: Jingles, Poems, and Rhymes. We will continue focusing on print and book awareness.  We will be distinguishing between word lengths and capital letters at the beginning of sentences.  We will be counting sentences and words in sentences.  This will assist your child in recognizing sentences.  Each sentence starts with an uppercase letter and ends with a punctuation.  We will continue to recognize rhyming words.

Math-   We will be practicing writing numbers 0-15.  We will be practicing counting to twenty using manipulatives. We will continue to learn the parts of the calendar (days of the week, months of the year, yesterday, today, and tomorrow).  We will continue number recognition. We will be practicing drawing our shapes (circle, square, rectangle, triangle, diamond, and oval).  

Religion–   We will introduce Lesson 9: Forgiveness is an Act of Love.  We will continue to practice our prayers the Sign of the Cross, Glory Be, Hail Mary, The Our Father, and the Guardian Angel Prayer.

Science/Social Studies– We will be learning about ice castles in our magazine, My Big World with Clifford.  We will also, be looking at the globe and identifying where land and water is on the globe.

Reminders:  

*Thursday, January 23- Tag Day (money will be donated to the Lion’s Club)

*Friday, January 24- Report Cards (Pre-K receives report cards 2nd & 4th Marking Periods)

*Please be aware of the changing weather and that your child is dressed appropriately.  We have outdoor recess if it is 32 degrees and above!

*Please remember library books are due on Wednesdays.  You may have your child turn in their library book earlier if you would like.

*Please label all your child’s belongings. *I know rest time can be challenging for the students who do not take n