Month

Month

Sunday, October 22, 2017

10/23/17 to 10/27/17

Dear Parents,

School is closed on Monday, October 23rd. 

The school's Halloween Parade will take place on Halloween. It will start at 8:30 a.m. Parents are invited. After the parade, our class will have their Halloween Party for the children only. We are collecting $5 for the food.

The Halloween costume contest will take place at 1:00 p.m.  Parents are invited to the costume contest.

Themes of the Week:

Religion: Halloween - Make believe and Halloween safety rules

Reading: "La Tortuga" - skills: book handling, listen and respond to read aloud, discuss story and words, prior knowledge, identify soft and loud sounds, understand positional words "in" and "on"

Math: Counting to 10, arrange numbers 1 through 5, making groups of 1 to 3 objects

Science: investigate the external and internal characteristics of a pumpkin

Social Studies: neighborhoods

Story Time: "Big Pumpkin" and "Froggy's Halloween"

Lessons of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/GL8N4

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, October 15, 2017

10/16/17 to 10/20/17

Dear Parents,

Noon dismissal on Monday, October 16th. On Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 6:00 p.m., there will be a Hurricane/Earthquake Relief Concert for Puerto Rico/Mexico featuring Bobby Sanabria  & Quarteto Ache. It will take place in the school auditorium. Tickets available in school office: $10.00 adults; $5.00 children. Finally, dress down every Friday if your child brings $1.00.

REMINDER: Leave children at the door.  Breakfast is not allowed after 8:00 a.m.


Themes of the Week:

Religion: Trusting others and safe environment

Reading: Identifying sounds; identifying same and different; match pictures; compare and contrast pictures

Math: Patterns

Science: Our five senses; life cycle of a pumpkin

Social Studies: Homes

Story Time: "It's Pumpkin Time" and "Pumpkin, Pumpkin"

Lessons of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/TU7YM

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora


Monday, October 9, 2017

10/9/17 to 10/13/17

Dear Parents,

Our class will have their Hispanic Heritage Month presentation on Thursday, October 12th at 9:00 a.m.  Please have the children come dressed up in dress pants and dress shirt or sweater for the boys, and a nice dress for the girls.  Please no denim. Parents are invited.

Ivan will be conducting a fire safety presentation on Friday, October 14th at 9:00 a.m.

We are still collecting hygiene items for the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.

Themes of the Week:

Religion - God is with Us

Reading - "The Three Bears" - listening and responding to the story read aloud, determining important ideas, identifying sounds and match pictures

Math - patterns, copying and extending simple patterns

Hispanic Heritage Month - the sond "Arroz con Leche" and Mexican folktale "The Rabbit and the Coyote"

Social Studies - fire prevention

Lessons of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/FGLV7

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, October 1, 2017

10/1/17 to 10/6/17

Dear Parents,

The annual blessing of domestic animals will occur on Wednesday during the 9:00 AM Mass.  Students may bring animals from home for this blessing. If dogs or cats are being brought to school they must return home with a parent after Mass.

Lessons of the Week:

Religion - the five senses and the life of St. Francis
Math - patterns (shape, rhythm, color, size)
Reading - following directions, listen for a purpose, understand story structure, match pictures, recall story elements
Science - the five senses (identify them and tell how each sense help them learn about living and non-living things)
Story time - "La Cucarachita Martina" and "The Tale of the Coyote and the Rabbit"

Lesson Plans of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/YH6IA

REMINDER:

When you drop your child at school, please leave the classroom as soon as possible.  There are children who become very agitated when they see other parents around and not their own.  So please drop your child off in the classroom and leave as soon as possible.

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, September 24, 2017

9/25/17 to 9/29/17

Dear Parents,

on Monday, September 25th, children will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m.

I am missing family pictures from some children.  Please make sure you bring them in.

We have dress down every Friday for $1.00.  Children may come to school wearing play clothes for $1.00.

Religion - our five senses
Reading - listening and responding to Read-A-Louds; identifying beginning, middle and ends of stories; listening for a purpose; identifying the letters Aa and Bb
Math - sorting by size, color and shape
Science - our five senses
Social Studies - families
Story Time - "The Iguana and the Coqui" and "Little Red Riding Hood"

Lessons of the Week
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/KDTP6

Breakfast ends at 7:45 a.m.  Clean up ends at 8:00 a.m.  After this time, breakfast is not allowed. Lessons start at 8:00 a.m.

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, September 17, 2017

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9/18/17 to 9/22/17

Dear Parents,

REMINDERS:

School closed on Tuesday, September 19th

Class Picture Day - Friday, September 22nd, please have your child dressed in full uniform.

THEMES:

The letter of the month is the letter Ss.  The following are the vocabulary words to review with your child:

socks        soap
sand          soup
sun           stars
six            seven
sink

Religion - families; please bring your child's family pictures by Monday, September 18th (TOMORROW)
Reading - rhymes
Math - sorting by color, shape, and size
Science - tools we use to explore the world
Social Studies - families
Story time - Hispanic Heritage Month ("I Want The Moon" and "Juan Bobo Goes to Work")

Lessons of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/I13ZC

Homework will be sent home everyday except Fridays.

For those picking up children at the end of the school day, please have patience and wait until we open the door.  We have 24 children in the classroom.  We want to ensure the child is being picked up by the correct person.  Please relay this message to non-parents who are picking up children, such as babysitters, grandparents, etc.  Pick-up is at 3:15 p.m. - not 2:45 p.m. or 3:00 p.m.

Finally, make sure your child has a change of clothes in their cubbies.

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora