Welcome to Pre-K 4 2018/ 2019
Welcome to Pre K 4. If you need to get in touch with me please email me at email@example.com.
Our Donuts with Dad, father's day celebration celebration will be on Friday, May 31st at 8:00 am in our classroom. The celebration usually lasts approximately a half hour. Dad can come to school with his son/daughter. We will have a quick song and breakfast to honor all the Dads in our group. We hope you can join us!
Our Moving Up ceremony on June 7th will be at 9:30 am. Dismissal will follow the reception. The school has 11:00 am dismissal that day. This is also the last school day for Pre-K 4.
Family Fun Day, hosted by the HSA will be on Thursday, May 30th at Kruckers in Pamona. This is free to all SMS families and is a really fun evening for the whole family.
Updates to the 2019 calendar.
S.M.S will be closed on the following days:
May 10, ( June 19, 20 and 21st do not apply to Pre-K )
S.M.S will be open on May 28th.
Last day and Moving up for Pre-K is June 7th.
Week of May 6th,2019
We are very excited to celebrate a special morning with our moms on Thursday. We will begin at 8:30 am .
This week we are adding and taking away using manipulatives and acting out number stories in Math. In Language Arts we are listening to stories about caterpillars and butterflies we continue to review letters and sounds along with rhyming words. We will also learn to recognize some simple words and use them to add to our drawings about things.. Thanks to Mrs Slattery, Eamon's grandma, we will observe caterpillars and their growth over the next few weeks. That will be fun. In science we will learn about the life cycle of a butterfly and apply that to our observations.
In Religion we are learning about Mary, the Mother of Jesus and preparing to celebrate our mothers.
Spring pictures will be taken on Tuesday. You received an envelope before Easter break about this. If you wish to have your child's picture taken please return the envelope with payment tomorrow.
Week of April 29th:
The next few weeks will be spent preparing for our Mother's Day, Father's day and Moving Up events
We will also explore addition and subtraction using concrete objects along with review of letters sounds, numbers , learn some key words and use them to read and write. and the many concepts we have learned this year.
Our Religion corner will contain a Mary Altar as we celebrate Mary the Mother of God during the month of May.
Week of April 8th
The second progress report card will go home at the end of this week. I will send homework home this week ( our copy machine is fixed).
We will have outdoor play every day if the weather is fine. You may want to apply sunscreen and send a cap if it is sunny as there is no shade in our play area.
his week we will continue to learn about plants. We will look at all the parts of a plant and learn what each part does; We will also taste some different plant parts.
In Math we will compare length and heights.
In Religion we will learn about the last days of Jesus in preparation for Holy Week and Easter.
Week of April 1st
This week we will learn about what plants need to grow. We will plant some bulbs and seeds and wait to see what happens. Letter of the week is y. Show and tell is on Friday.
In math we continue to count using ordinal numbers first to tenth. In Religion we will learn about Jesus and his twelve special friends,
Week of March 25th
We are moving on to a new unit of study on seeds and plants. We will explore a variety of seeds this week and learn about how seeds develop. We will read some fact texts on seeds along with some fiction.
In Math we are learning to count ordinal numbers first to tenth.
We are practicing recognizing letters and their sounds, picking out rhyming words and using picture clues to predict what a text is about.
We will listen to The Farmer's Seeds from the Bible and talk about ways we can help God's love to grow in our hearts.
In science we have been exploring mixing primary colors to make new colors . We also have some new centers to play in.
Please excuse the delay in getting the homework packet to you but our copy machine is out of action at the moment. Hopefully it will be back soon.