February News 2018

January went so fast!! I can't believe it is already February! We have a lot of fun planned this month!!

 

Here are important dates to remember for February:

Feb. 6th - 100th Day of School

Feb. 12th - Conferences 4:30-7:30

Feb. 13th - Valentine Party - 2:45

Feb. 14th  - Ash Wednesday

Feb. 15th -  Dismissal at 11:00 --Conferences 4:00-7:30

Feb. 16th - NO SCHOOL

Feb. 19th - NO SCHOOL

Feb. 23rd - Spirit Day

 

Here is what we will be working on during the month of February!

READING

Lesson 18: Oceans and Waterways

Sight words: will, into, your, be, that, who

Letter: Reggie Rooster

Grammar: Verbs

Lesson 19: Outdoor Adventures

Sight words: go, here, soon, for, they, up

Letter: Dudley Duck

Grammar: Verbs and Antonyms

MATH

Finish Chapter 8

Chapter 9: Shapes

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Science: Unit 9: Energy

Social Studies Weekly:

Week 18 - Presidents and Patriots

Week 19 - American Monuments

Week 20 - Celebrate America

President's Day

American Symbols

RELIGION

Chapter 19 - Jesus Wants Us to Love

Chapter 20 - Lent

January News 2018

Happy New Year!! It's so hard to believe we are done with the first half of the year! I am excited for all we will do this semester! Thank you so much for all the thoughtful Christmas gifts! I loved them all!!

Here are some dates to remember in the month of January:

January 5th - First Friday/Adoration

January 8th - Group Picture Day

January 15th - NO SCHOOL

January 26th - Spirit Day (Jeans and St. Peter shirt)

January 29th - Catholic Schools Week

Here is what we will be learning during the month of January!

READING


Lesson 14: Animal Homes

Sight words: are, now

Letter: Bb (Benny Bear)

Grammar: Verbs in past tense

Lesson 15: Up in the Sky

Review Week

Grammar: Statements

Lesson 16: Testing Ideas

Sight words: is, of, many, how, so, where

Letter: Ii (Iggy Iguana)

Grammar: Questions

Lesson 17: Nature All Around

Sight words: find, from, but, this, came, on

Letter: Gg (Gertie Goose)

Grammar: Proper Nouns for people, places, and pets

MATH


Chapter 7: Represent, Count, and Write 11-19

Chapter 8: Represent, Count, and Write 20 and Beyond

SOCIAL SCIENCES


Science: Unit 8 - Matter

Social Studies - Studies Weekly

Week 13 - Weather

Week 14 - Good Citizens

Week 17 - Holidays

Martin Luther King Jr.

Kansas Day

RELIGION


Chapter 15 - God Chooses Mary

Chapter 16 - God the Father Gives us Jesus

Chapter 17 - Jesus Grew up in Nazareth

Chapter 18 - Jesus Teaches and Helps Us

December News 2017

Wow! I can't believe it is already December! We look forward to all the fun we have planned during this month!

Here are some important dates to remember:

Friday, Dec. 8th - NO SCHOOL (Feast of the Immaculate Conception)

Friday, Dec. 15th - Spirit Day

Monday, Dec. 18th - Gingerbread house making

Wednesday, Dec. 20th - Christmas Party (10:00-11:00) Dismiss at 11:00

Dec. 21-29 NO SCHOOL

This is what we will be working on this month:

READING


Lesson 12:  Weather

Sight words: with, my

Letter: Nn (Nyle Noodle)

Grammar: sentence parts (verbs)

Lesson 13: Animal Bodies

Sight words: you, what

Letter: Ff (Fifi Fish)

Grammar: complete sentences

MATH


Chapter 6: Subtraction

Chapter 7: Represent, Count, and Write 11 to 19

RELIGION


Chapter 13: Advent

Chapter 14: Christmas

SOCIAL STUDIES


Needs/Wants

Studies Weekly Week 9 (Needs and Wants)

SCIENCE


Unit 6 (Earth's Resources)

 

November News 2017

October was a fun month! We all loved going to the Pumpkin Patch!! Here are a few dates to remember for November!

November 1 - NO SCHOOL (All Saints Day)

November 17 - Spirit Day

November 20-24 - NO SCHOOL

READING


Lesson 9: Machines and Wheels

Letter: Pp (Pippa Pig)

Sight Word: to

Grammar: Synonyms/Adjectives for Numbers

Lesson 10: Using Shapes

Review Week

Grammar: Classify and Categorize shape words/Adjectives for size and shape

Lesson 11: Seasons

Letter: Aa (Short a sound)

Sight words: come, me

Grammar: Sentence part (Subject)

MATH


Chapter 5: Addition

Chapter 6: Subtraction

RELIGION


Chapter 11: We Learn About God with Our Families

Chapter 12: We Learn About God with Our Friends

Thanksgiving

Stewardship

SOCIAL SCIENCES


Science: Unit 4 (Habitats)

Unit 5 (Day and Night)

Social Studies

Studies Weekly: Week 8 (Timelines)

Week 10 (The First Thanksgiving)

Week 11 (Earth)

October News 2017

September flew by and we had so much fun learning about apples! We are excited for October and all the fun things we will be doing during this month! Here are a couple of reminders:

NO SCHOOL: Oct. 9th, 13th, 30th and 31st

CONFERENCES: Oct. 26th 4:30-7:30 and Oct. 30th 9:00-7:30

Here is what we will be learning in October!

READING


Unit 2 Lesson 6: Using Our Senses

Letter: Aa (Andy Apple)

Sight word: see

Grammar: sensory words

Unit 2 Lesson 7: Sounds and Language

Letter: Tt (Tiggy Tiger)

Sight word: we

Grammar: sensory words

Unit 2 Lesson 8: Ways to Move

Letter: Cc (Callie Cat)

Sight word: a

Grammar: Adjectives for color

MATH


Finish Chapter 3: Represent, Count, and Write Numbers 6-9

Chapter 4: Represent and Compare Numbers to 10

Chapter 5: Addition

RELIGION


Chapter 7: Ordinary Time

Chapter 8: God Made All People

Chapter 9: God Made Us

Chapter 10: God Helps Us to Discover

SOCIAL SCIENCES


Science - Finish up Unit 2 (Animals)

Unit 3 (Plants)

Pumpkins

Fire Safety

Studies Weekly - Week 5-7

September News 2017

Hey all!! The first few weeks have been going great! Here are the skills we will be working on for September!!

MATH


We will finish up Chapter 1

Chapter 2 - Compare Numbers to 5

Chapter 3 - Represent, Count, and Write Numbers to 9

READING

Lesson 1.2 Going to School

Sight word - like

Grammar - Nouns for Places

Beginning Sounds and Antonyms

Lesson 1.3 Pets

Sight word - the

Grammar - Nouns for animals and things

Synonyms

Lesson 1.4 Jobs

Letter - Mm (Mimi Mouse)

Sight word - and

Grammar - Verbs

Lesson 1.5 Helping

Letter - Ss (Sammy Seal)

Review Sight words

Grammar: Verbs

Synonyms

RELIGION


Chapter 3: God Creates the Animals

Chapter 4: God Creates People

Chapter 5: God Creates Me

Chapter 6: God Gives me Feelings

SOCIAL SCIENCES


Apples

Community Helpers

Science Unit 1: Doing Science

Science Unit 2: Animals

Studies Weekly: Week 2 (Location)

Week 3 (Rules)

Week 4 (Responsibility)

August News 2017

I'm so excited for the new school year! I am having a great time with my kiddos so far! Please keep encouraging them to listen and do their best everyday! Here is a copy of our specials schedule:

Monday/Wednesday - Music, Library (Wed - Catechesis of the Good Shephard)

Tuesday/Thursday - PE and Technology

Friday - Music or PE and Technolgy (every other Friday)

Here are the skills that we will be working on the rest of this month. Please continue to work with your child on writing their name neatly. Please let me know if you have any questions about anything.

MATH


Chapter 1: Represent, Count and Write Numbers 0-5

READING


Lesson 1: Families

Sight word: I

Review alphabet letters

Rhyming/Nouns for people

SOCIAL STUDIES


School Rules 

RELIGION


Chapter 1: God Creates the Skies

Chapter 2: God Creates the World

May 2017 News

I can't believe it is already the last month of school! I have enjoyed your kiddos so much!! This year has been so much fun and I am going to miss them all this summer! Here is what we will be working on the rest of the year!

READING


Lesson 28: Getting Help

Sight words: look, very, their, saw, put, out

Letters: Vv and Zz

Grammar: Subject/Verb

Lesson 29: Learning New Things

Sight words: off, our, day, take, too, show

Letters: Yy and Qq

Grammar: prepositions (to, for, with, from, of)

Lesson 30: Good Neighbors

Review

Grammar: prepositions (in, on, out, off, by)

MATH


We will finish up Chapter 12 and then reivew

SOCIAL SCIENCES


Plants

How Things Move

RELIGION


Chapter 23: We Pray as Jesus Did

Chapter 24: We Celebrate Jesus' Gift of Himself

Chapter 25: We Care About Others as Jesus Did

Chapter 26: We Celebrate that Jesus is Our Friend

April News 2017

Here is what we are working on in April!

MATH

We are finishing up our measurement chapter. We will start Chapter 12: Classify and Sort

READING


Lesson 24: Animal Colors

Sight words: he, away, must, no, by, there

Letters: Hh (Hattie Horse) Kk (Keely Kangaroo)

Grammar: Questions

Lesson 25: Growing Food

Review Week

Lesson 26: Trying Your Best

Sight words: do, went, just, down, little, only

Letter: Uu (Umbie Umbrella)

Grammar: Nouns (Singular and Plural)

Lesson 27: Family Outings

Sight words: have, one, ask, help, every, walk

Letters: Ll (Larry Lion) Ww (Willy Worm)

Grammar: Subject-verb agreement

SOCIAL SCIENCES

Weather

Plants

Science: Unit 9: Energy

RELIGION


Lent

Easter

 

March News 2017

Here are some important dates for March:

March 8-10 Kindergarten Round-Up (No School for Kindergarten)

March 20-24 Spring Break

Here is what we are working on this month!

READING


Lesson 21: Working Together

Sight words: make, them, give, play, say, new

Letter: Oo (Ozzie Octopus)

Grammar: pronouns (he, she, we)

Lesson 22: Growing Up

Sight words: said, was, then, good, ate, could

Letters: Xx (Mr. X-Ray) Jj (Jumping Jill)

Grammar: Pronouns (they, it, I)

Lesson 23: How Things Change

Sight words: she, all, over, when, her, some

Letter: Ee (Edna Elephant)

Grammar: Proper Nouns for Days and Months

MATH


 Chapter 10: 3D Shapes

Chapter 11: Measurement

SOCIAL SCIENCES


Weather

Seasons

RELIGION


Saint Patrick

Lent