Month

Month

Monday, January 15, 2018

1/15/18 to 1/19/18

Dear Parents,

Parents are invited to a workshop titled "Who is the Boss?" on January 17th at 8:00 a.m. in the auditorium.  This workshop will help parents on the methods for disciplining your child.  Please try to attend the meeting.  We believe this would be helpful for you and your child.

We need Clorox, paper towels, and Clorox wipes.  Please check your child's cubby to see if they have an extra set of clothes.

Remember, every Friday is dress down day when your child brings $1.

Lessons of the Week:

Religion: Bible Stories - "Wedding Party", "Jesus Gets Angry", "Fishing with Jesus", and "The Man Who Could Not Walk"

Reading: Identify the letter Ii and Jj; recognize initial sounds for Ii and Jj; letter/sound association of the Jj; ask and answer questions about "The Cake that Mack Ate"

Math: Shapes in the real world

Science: Compare and sort animals by their physical attributes

Social Studies: Community needs and services

Story Time: "Owl Moon", "Snow Family"

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

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora



Monday, January 8, 2018

1/8/18 to 1/12/18

Dear Parents,

PreK-1 Parent Meeting at 8:30 AM in library regarding registration for 2018-2019.

Parents are invited to a workshop titled "Who is the Boss?" on January 17th at 8:00 a.m. in the auditorium.  This workshop will help parents on the methods for disciplining your child.

We need paper towels and a bottle of Clorox.  Please check your child's cubby to see if they have an extra set of clothes.

Lessons of the Week:

Reading: Identify initial sound Hh; write the letter Hh; retell a story; identify rhyming words; delete initial sounds; sort and classify; identify sequence of events; identify part/whole relations; draw conclusions

Religion: The Boy Jesus; Jesus and John; Jesus is Tempted; Jesus' Friends

Math: Squares, triangles, rectangles and ovals

Science: Animal homes; animals' characteristics

Social Studies: Community helpers

Story Time: "They Tiny Snowflake" and "Froggy Gets Dressed"

Lessons of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/7BVNL

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora


Tuesday, January 2, 2018

1/3/18 to 1/5/18

Dear Parents,

I hope you had a wonderful holiday break and New Year. Thank you so much for your gifts. We really appreciate it.

We need paper towels and a bottle of Clorox.  Please check your child's cubby to see if they have an extra set of clothes.


Lessons of the Week:

Reading: The Three Kings

Religion: Identifying the letter Hh, its corresponding sound, and writing the letter Hh

Math: Identifying, naming and recognizing shapes

Science: Polar animals

Social Studies: Community Helpers

Story Time: "Snowy Day" and "Humphrey's First Christmas"

Lesson Plans of the Week
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/C5FEJ

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, December 17, 2017

12/18/17 to 12/22/17

Dear Parents,

Mrs. Claus arrives with the elves to visit students in PreK this Wednesday, December 20th. 

Clothes children need for Lessons and Carols (December 21st):
  • Boys - red turtleneck, black pants, black shoes (no sneakers)
  • Girls - white turtleneck, red skirt, white tights, black shoes (no sneakers or boots)
Children should come to school already dressed in their Lessons and Carols clothes. Lessons and Carols begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Church. Parents are invited. We are also requesting $5 for Thursday's Christmas party. The Christmas Party is only for the children.

School is closed this Friday. Finally, we hope you and your family have a wonderful Christmas and Happy New Year.  See you all in 2018.

Lessons of the Week:

Religion: God's gift to us

Reading: Sequence of events; making comparisons; following two-step oral directions

Math: Identify number 0 through 10; making groups of 1 through 10 objects.

Science: How animals move

Story Time: "Bear's First Christmas" and "Bear Stays Up for Christmas"

Lesson of the Week 
Please Click Here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/1JAIT

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, December 10, 2017

12/11/17 to 12/15/17

Dear Parents,

Noon dismissal this Friday, December 15th.  No after school program that day.

Clothes children need for Lessons and Carols (December 21st):
  • Boys - red turtleneck, black pants, black shoes (no sneakers)

  • Girls - white turtleneck, red skirt, white tights, black shoes (no sneakers or boots)
We are requesting $5 for next week's holiday party.

Lessons of the Week:

Reading: parts of a whole; positions (top, middle, bottom); locate pictures; classifications

Religion: God's greatest gift to us; antibullying

Math: Identifying the number 10; make groups of 10 objects; write the number 10

Science: Animal homes

Story Time: "Room for a Little One" - Waddle; "Humphrey's First Christmas" - Heyer

Lesson Plans of the Week
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/K33NS

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, December 3, 2017

12/4/17 to 12/8/17

Dear Parents,

Mr. Woods was notified on Friday that OLQM will undergo an audit of ALL students immunization records before December 15th - no exact date was set. This same audit happened approximately 15 years ago. If students did not have immunizations up to date a letter was sent home by the NYSDOH informing the parent that their child COULD NOT RETURN TO SCHOOL until the records were updated.  Alba and Mr. Guzman will be calling parents this week and it must be addressed immediately.


Feast of the Immaculate Conception, prayer Service will be held at 9:00 AM on Friday, December 8th.

Clothes children need for Lessons and Carols (December 21st):
  • Boys - red turtleneck, black pants, black shoes (no sneakers)
  • Girls - white turtleneck, red skirt, white tights, black shoes (no sneakers or boots)
Lessons of the Week:

Reading: Writing the letter Gg, listen and respond to read-a-loud, picture details, parts of a whole, rhyming words, understand positional words (top, middle, bottom)


Religion: Advent, God's Gift to Us

Math: Identify numbers 9 and 10, make groups of 9 and 10 objects


Science: Weather

Social Studies: Community

Story Time: "Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer"

Lessons of the Week 
Please click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/62FFT

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora

Sunday, November 26, 2017

11/27/17 to 12/1/17

Dear Parents,

I hope you and your family had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  Thank you so much for the canned food drive.  A total of 1,187 cans were collected and 12 turkeys were purchased for the outreach program of St. Patrick's Home. The Confirmation Class delivered all the cans and turkeys last Monday, November 20th to the home in time for distribution before Thanksgiving.


This Monday, November 27th, there is noon dismissal. After school program will be in session.

Check your child's cubby to make sure he/she has a change of clothes.

Lessons of the Week:

Reading: Reviewing letters Dd, Ee, Ff; identifying Gg and its corresponding sound

Religion: God's Creation

Math: Groups of 7 and 8 objects; recognizing numbers 7 and 8

Science: Weather

Social Studies: Safety rules

Story Time: "The Mitten" and "The Gingerbread Man"

Lessons of the Week 
Please Click here: https://www.planbookedu.com/s/69JFE

Sincerely,

Mrs. Fundora