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Mrs. Miller's  and  Mrs. Smeds'  Class

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A a Week

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>Introduction to the Alphabet

>The Letter A

>Alphabet soup prints

>Barbara Effron - Storyteller

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>Magnet prints

>A-Cans

>PE

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A-Share Day

>Apple prints

>Apple on As

>Trace the Letter A

>Music

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>Weekly Reader - Apple Counting

>Chapel Time at 9:45 AM

>Art Class with Bobbie Beasley at 10:00 AM

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

THE WEEKLY NEWS--Week Ending Sept. 19

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>Please do not put your child's lunch box in their school bag.  The children are having considerable trouble getting the lunch boxes out of their bags.  Please let them carry the lunch box in separately.

 

 

>All notes and correspondence must come via the Daily Folder.  We do not check their school bags or lunches for notes

 

 

>LETTER BAGS WILL COME HOME STARTING THIS WEEK.  TWO CHILDREN PER WEEK WILL SHARE THE LETTER OF THE WEEK WITH ITEMS BROUGHT IN EACH WEDNESDAY. DIRECTIONS ARE ON THE BAGS!

 

 

>PE starts this Wednesday please have your child wear tennis shoes, pants or shorts, NO DRESSES OR SKIRTS FOR THE GIRLS!

MAJOR NEWS:

>The class is off to a GREAT start.  The children are getting to know one another and getting into the learning groove.  We are thrilled at their love for learning. We are really working on listening and following directions.

>Room mothers this year will be Jinnie Lee, Sonia Bearson. Varnita Kohli and Stephanie Phillips. We will be contacting them shortly.  They will be working together to make sure our special events are super.

>Our first special event will be the Halloween Celebration, that data of which will be announced in the coming weeks. Please help out when our new room mothers contact you.

LESSONS LEARNED DURING THE WEEK:

>Reinforcing how to start the day:

-“Good morning”

-Putting empty folder in basket

-Hanging up your bag

-Placing lunch box under bag and on the floor

-Placing crayon name on name chart

>Getting to know one another with the Shining Star Game.

>Continuing to learn the rules of the classroom.

>Continuing the early school year lessons related to colors (Scat the Cat) and shapes.

>Recognizing and counting with numbers 1 through 5.

Lessons of the Past Week:

>Nursery rhymes and rhyming        

>Big and little concepts                  

>Friends at school - we made special friend paper dolls

>Science – mixing colors (blue and yellow make green etc.) on a palette                                                

>Writing our first names (first letter upper case, remainder of the letters lower case). Please have your child practice at home often.

RE-ENFORCEMENT FOR THE WEEKEND:               

>Ask your child to find and show you examples of rectangles, ovals, and diamonds.

>Ask your child what color blue and red make.

>Please have your child practice writing their names and to recognize their names. We are surprised to still have children who do not know their names.

LOOKING AHEAD

>September 25: Share Day (all items must begin with the Letter A)

>Next Expected Weekly News Update: Saturday, September 27

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