October Classroom News

See what we are doing in PPCD

Our Themes for October

September 26 - October 21

From Head to Toe

* We will use the book From Head to Toe to learn about our bodies and how we can move. We will practice our body movements by moving like the animals!


October24 - November 4

Fall/Halloween

* We will explore the season of fall and what the season looks like. We will also do some fun Halloween activities.

Special Notes


* Monday, October 10 is scheduled for parent conferences. I will be out all day at a meeting. If you would like to meet, please let me know and we set up a day and time.


* Our class has started attending Library time. We will begin to check out books on Wednesday, September 28.


* We are planning two field trips during the month of October; a trip to the Children's Barnyard at A&M and a trip to the Pumpkin Patch. More info will follow.

Dates to Remember

Student holidays

Monday, October 10 and Tuesday October 11 will be student holidays.

Picture day

Thursday, October 13 will be our fall picture day!

Book Fair

Monday, October 17 - Friday, October 21.

STEM Night

Tuesday, October 18

This a family involvement event at Greens Prairie. More information will be sent home as we get closer to the date. You will also be able to shop at the Book Fair.

Progress Reports

This year the elementary campuses have switched to 9 week grading periods. Our first grading period will end on October 21. Progress reports will be sent home on Monday, October 31.

Book Character Dress Up Day

Monday, October 31 will be a school wide Book Character Dress Up Day! Come dressed as your favorite character from your favorite book. I can't wait to see who shows up to school that day!

Help Wanted

Items we could use:

* Kleenex - with Fall comes runny noses!

* Wipes - we like to get messy in PPCD.

* Clorox wipes - we want to keep those germs away!