October 21-25

ReadingWe will start Unit 3: La Tortuga. We will continue practicing the alphabet and writing our names.  We will practice writing letters Aa-Dd this week. We continue letter recognition and letter sounds.

Math- 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 are practicing recognizing and counting to 20. We will be practicing drawing our shapes (circle, square, rectangle, triangle, diamond, and oval).  We will practice writing our numbers 0-5.

Religion– We will introduce Lesson 6: God’s House-The Church.  We will be going to visit the church this week.  We will continue to practice our prayers the Sign of the Cross, Glory Be, Hail Mary and The Our Father.

Science- We will continue talking about the signs of Fall. Have your child bring any signs of Fall they may see around the house. We will be talking about pumpkins. Students will be exploring the different sizes of pumpkins in the science center while weighing and measuring them. We will continue learning how many seasons are in a year and what the four seasons are.  We will talk about how we dress our weather bear during each season.

Social Studies– We will be talking about how our story; La Tortuga takes place in a country called Mexico.  We will be finding Mexico on the globe.

Reminders:  

*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 naps any more. Students may have one stuffed animal that does not make noise and/or a book for rest time. 

*Please check your child’s folder daily.