Structured Language Newsletter

January 29, 2016

About Our Week...

This week was all about "The Mitten" by Jan Brett. The boys had a great time talking about the animals that fit themselves in the tiny mitten and LOVED when they all popped out! We watched the story on youtube ( as well as read the book. We completed a variety of sequencing activities to check for comprehension. We also used the book to work on ordinal number. Below is a photo of our own mittens that include a drawing of the animal we chose to put in our mitten!
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Next Week...

On Monday we will talk about Groundhog's Day. During the rest of the week we are going to discuss planets and the solar system. I have noticed that many of our students have taken an interest in the planets and thought this would be a fun unit to discuss!

Out and About....

Today we took a trip Bowling and to McDonalds. We had a great time!

Class Valentine's Day List

  • Jacob
  • Michael
  • Bradley
  • Brent
  • David
  • Mrs. Schulz
  • Mrs. Holly
  • Mrs. Trimble
  • Mrs. Bleck
  • Mrs. Reed

Valentine's Day Party

Friday, Feb. 12th, 2pm

7625 Pinehurst Drive

Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH

We will be having our class party to celebrate Valentine's day. Each student will make a mailbox and we will pass out our cards to one another. We will also have a treat!

No School (President's Day)

Monday, Feb. 15th, 8:45am

7625 Pinehurst Drive

Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH

Parent/Teacher conferences (appointment only)

Tuesday, Feb. 16th, 4-6pm

7625 Pinehurst Drive

Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH

I will send a reminder home to you as to when your conference time will be. Look for this in the red folder this week!