The next story for Reading is Little Quack by Lauren Thompson. It will be an animal fantasy story. The comprehension skill we will target is plot, or the “what happens part of the story”. We will be learning the consonant letter Rr and its sound /r/ as in rabbit and reindeer. Watch for the new Family Times newsletter in your child’s folder! Practice high frequency sight words daily!
In Math, we will finish Topic 3, review, and test numbers 6-10 and will begin working with Comparing numbers 0-10 for Topic 4.
Wednesday, December 13th will be our monthly 2- hour data delay. It will be a Rotation day. Check the monthly calendar for the schedule.
Friday, December 15th is a Dress Down Day and students may wear jeans, sweatpants, gym attire, Spartan spirit shirts or regular dress code clothing. A $1 donation will be collected for those participating!
Just a reminder—the Bowl for Kids Sake pledge envelopes are due back by Wednesday, December 13th. Students bowled during gym class. THANK YOU for your participation and support!
Please remind your child to keep up with his/her schoolwork and behavior and keep in mind that Santa is watching! The December PBIS Reward Day will be Thursday, December 21st. Students need to earn 4 stamps to earn their reward.
Students will need to be prepared for colder weather @ recess. Warm coats, gloves or mittens, hats and/or scarves are needed. Recess is a half an hour and unless the ground is snow-covered or it is too cold we will try to get outside for “fresh-air”.
Kindergarten will be having a “Polar Express” day on Wednesday, December 20th. Students are asked to wear their pajamas to school to dress like the characters in the book. **Hot chocolate and cookies will be provided for snack!
December AR “Book Buddy” recording sheets will be due January 2nd. The goal for the month is 15 books. Keep up the great work and Keep Reading!!
Monday, December 11th is Day 9 – Gym Boys and girls will need sneakers and gym attire on 12/11.