Week of 9/12/2022

 

High Frequency Words:



Letters & Sounds: 



Reader’s Workshop:

  • I can read a book by looking at the pictures.
  • I can read a book by reading the pictures in a narrative way.
  • I can read a book by looking at the pictures on every page.


Writer’s Workshop:

  • I can use the tools in my classroom to help me write a book.
  • I can practice making a back cover for my book.
  • I can use writing tools to help me sound out words to place in my writing.


Handwriting:



Math Workshop:



Social Studies/Science: 

  • I can identify patriotic symbols and why they are important.
  • I can identify and record the relative lengths, mass, and size of objects.

Ideas to Work on at Home: 

  • Draw a picture with your child.  Have them tell you what they drew and what they like about their drawing.  Discuss what you like about their picture, and then a few ways to add detail.  Help them “sound out” and label one item in their drawing.


Important Reminders:  


Parent Orientation Night:

  • Thursday, September 15
    • 5:00-5:30: Campus info/PTO meeting for PK-1 in cafe
    • 5:30-6:00: PK-1 in classrooms
    • 6:00-6:30: Campus info/PTO meeting for 2nd-4th in cafe
    • 6:30-7:00: 2nd-4th in classrooms

 

Prairie Pulse: Click Here


Picture day is September 16 - Check the link above for ordering information.

 

 

GE Life Principle: 

  • Honesty - being truthful and sincere
  • Video: Click Here

High Frequency Words: 


Letters & Sounds:


Reader’s Workshop:

  • I can identify and describe the differences between fiction and nonfiction books in order to pick books of interest.
  • Video: Click Here

Writer’s Workshop:

  • I can give my book a front cover. 
  • I can draw like an illustrator. 
  • I can use the alphabet as a tool to help me sound out words. 

Handwriting:


Math Workshop:

  • I can identify and describe rectangles and squares and the digit four.
  • I can identify and describe circles and the digit zero.
  • I can identify the 3D shape of a sphere. 
  • I can identify the 3D shape of a cone.

Social Studies

  • I can identify rules and why they are important.
  • I can identify authority figures and why they are important. 

Science:

  • I can observe and record properties of objects including shape, color, and texture.

Important Reminders:

 

Week 3 - 8/29/2022 - 09/02/2022

 

Schoology Parent Communication Posts:


GE Life Principle: I can show responsibility in everything I do. 

Book: Responsibility Song

Video: Responsibility For Kids


High Frequency Words: it, is, in

I - click here

It -click here

Is - click here

In - click here


Letters & Sounds: I can identify letters and sounds of the alphabet. 

Letter Ii - click here

Letter Tt - click here

Letter Pp - click here

Letter Nn - click here

Letter Ss - click here

Better Alphabet Song - click here


Reader’s Workshop: I can identify the different parts of a book. 

Parts of a Book Video: Click here



Writer’s Workshop: I can practice routines in my writer’s workshop. 


Handwriting: I can practice the correct pencil strokes while writing the uppercase letters I, T, P, N, and S. 

How to Write the Letter I - Click here

How to Write the Letter T - Click here

How to Write the Letter P - Click here

How to Write the Letter N- Click here

How to Write the Letter S - Click here


Math Workshop: I can compose and decompose numbers 0 to 5. I can identify the attributes of 2D shapes. 

Number 0 - Click here

Number 1 - Click here

Number 2 - Click here

Number 3 - Click here

Number 4 - Click here

Number 5 - Click here


Social Studies: I can sequence events in the correct order. 

Video: Click here



Science:  I can observe and record properties of objects including shape, color, and texture. 

Teaching Video: Click here


Important Reminders:

  • Remember your SMART TAG everyday! 
  • Our Library Day is MONDAY. Always bring back books on Monday. 
  • School Start time is 8:40 (tardy bell at this time)
  • Sept 2nd - Watch DOG Dad Kick-off! 7:45 am DPES library; Come to learn more about Watch DOG dads and how you can participate. Come to talk about your own experiences and help recruit other dads.
  • NO SCHOOL ON SEPT. 5!!! 

Sept 15th -

 

Parent Orientation - Thursday, September 15th

 

  • 5:00 Campus Information and PTO meeting for Grades Prek-1 in Cafe
  • PreK, Kindergarten, and 1st - 5:30pm - 6:00pm
  • 6:00 Campus Information and PTO meeting for Grades 2-4 in Cafe
  • 2nd, 3rd, and 4th - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm