News from Room 8

April 4-8


  • FIELD TRIP PERMISSION SLIPS DUE THURSDAY, APRIL 7TH! Please return signed permission slip and $10 payment. Chaperones will be chosen and notified on Friday, April 8th. Chaperone payment can be sent in the following week.
  • Book-It forms for March can be sent in this week.

Upcoming Events

  • April 8th - M-NES Earth Day Celebration
  • April 13th - Princess & the Frog play presented by Theatre IV
  • April 18th-22nd - BOGO Book Fair (volunteers needed)
  • April 21st - Muffins with Mom
  • April 21st - Field Trip to the Children's Museum of Richmond
  • April 21st, 5:30pm - PTA Meeting
  • April 22nd - Recycling Projects Due (information to be sent home next week)
  • April 28th, 3:30-7:00 - Preschool/Kindergarten Registration
  • May 23rd - Field Day/ STEM Day
  • May 24th - K-2 End of Year Award Ceremonies

This Week's Learning Goals

I can...

  • continue to practice and use reading strategies when listening to and reading stories. (Reading SOLs: K.1, K.2, K.3, K.8, K.9, K.10)
  • write to communicate ideas. (Writing SOL: K.12b-d)
  • use technology for writing. (Writing SOL: K.13)
  • identify and describe characteristics of a penny, nickel, dime, and quarter. (Math SOL: K.7)
  • count and determine the value of a collection of pennies and/or nickels. (Math SOL: K.7)
  • identify and locate features on maps and globes. (History SOL: K.4a-c)
  • use maps and globes to show the location of places referenced in stories and real-life situations. (History SOL: K.4a-c)
  • understand that maps and globes show the position of objects, in smaller size, from above. (History SOL: K.5a-c)