Happy New Year Parents!
First, let me start off by telling you that your children have come a long way from September till now!
I am very proud of them! Thank you for all your support! The following are updated events that you need to know that will be going on for the month of January:
Catholic Schools Week: Catholic Schools Week will begin on the week of January 27th (Monday).
Monday 1/27: Parent Visiting Day- Parents may visit the classes on this day between 10:15 and 11:00. We will also have Mass at 9 am to celebrate this week.
Tuesday 1/28: Sports Day /Blue and Gold Day- Each class will be given a color to wear and participate in a sports activity. K- 1 ‘s color is GOLD. They will also get ice cream on this day!
Wednesday 1/29: Service Day- Each class will present a service project, which we will be begin working on next week. I will keep you posted as to which one we as a class decided to do.
Thursday 1/30: Career Day- Parents or other members of your family can visit a class and make a presentation that represents a career they chose and currently have.
Friday 1/31: Teacher Appreciation Day- All students have half a day. Dismissal will be at 12 pm. It is also Pajama Day. The children can come dressed with their favorite pajamas.
ELA/ Writing/Phonics: K- 1 has already reviewed letters A through W, and are already beginning to write sentences! Please go over the rules of writing sentences (period at the end, capital letter at the beginning of the sentence and space between each word). I also introduced nouns and verbs.
Math– They are up to Chapter 5 on Addition. A letter was sent home on how you can help your child with this chapter.
SS: They learned a lot about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and did many activities on this famous hero.
Science: We discussed the Season of Winter. We will also be going over germs, how they can affect our health, and the ways we can avoid germs and getting sick. Please go over this topic with them at home as well.
Again, Thank you for all your support, and enjoy your 4 day weekend!