4K P.M. Class

Red Smith

April 11, 2016

Last Week...April 4th-7th

Upcoming Dates & Important Information...

  • The Red Smith Talent Show is Thursday, April 14th. The afternoon class will attend to watch because it is during their school day. The evening performance is Thursday at 6:30 P.M.

Parent Involvement Opportunities...

Central Library

  • Paws for Tales: Read to a Dog! SATURDAYS in April 11:00 am-Noon For dog lovers and kids looking to practice reading aloud to a patient audience. Drop in and spend a few minutes meeting and reading to one of our friendly, trained four-legged friends. Reading is a PAWS-itive experience when you read to a dog.

Songs and Movement...

Click on the links below to watch the You Tube videos-

Vv song on ABCmouse.com


Color Song


Color Robot


This Week...April 11th-14th

  • Our new book bag book is call Rainbow. We will practice finding and reading color words.
  • At one of our table top activities, we will be sorting pictures, letters, and words. While you are reading stories, at home, point to these items and ask your child whether it is a picture, letter, or word.
  • Read-aloud books are:
What Makes A Rainbow? (Betty Ann Schwartz)

The Rainbow Fish (Marcus Pfister)

The Napping House (Audrey Wood)

  • We will be talking about what makes a good friend.
  • Usually rain and sunshine make a rainbow. Can we make a rainbow using paper towel, water, food coloring, and cups? We will experiment and try!

Letter V Activities...

1. Vacuum the house.

2. Put flowers in a vase.

3. Eat vegetables.

4. Put on and take off a vest.

5. Visit a veterinarian.

6. Make vanilla pudding.

Practice writing "V" slant down, slant up

Practice writing "v" slant down. slant up

Please bring a show and tell object that starts with the letter Vv on Thursday, April 14. Have your child practice sharing one detail about their object to a family member to prepare them for our Show & Tell community circle time