Mrs. Redfern's Classroom News


Peek at the Week

Our Focus: Our focus for the next 2 weeks will be on the "Gingerbread Man". Students will be comparing and contrasting the similarities and differences of each story.

Weekly Skills: Students will be develop and understanding of what good readers do when they visualize. We will continue to work on retelling and characters of a story. Students will also focus on the problem and solution of the story and their opinion.

Popcorn Words: Quarter 2 SW List

Math: Students continue to work on shapes and positional words as well as measurement and comparing numbers.

Help at Home

  • Remind your child to return their reading folder. I will begin sending home more interesting books with my responsible readers.
  • Identify UC and LC letters and sounds of the alphabet.
  • Writing the sounds they hear when they stretch words.
  • Talk about different 2-D and 3-D shapes in our environment (square, circle, triangle, rectangle, hexagon, sphere, cylinder, cubed and cone).
  • Letter and number formation.
  • Develop strong fine motor skills.
  • Practice Quarter 2 SW List.

Snack Schedule

Monday - Marcus

Tuesday - Jadon

Wednesday - Dominic

Thursday - Sadie

Friday - Ivan

Special Schedule

Monday - Art

Tuesday - Music

Wednesday - PE

Thursday - Art

Friday - Music

Important Dates

12.15 - Family Spaghetti Dinner Night @ 5:30pm

12.22 - Holiday Parties/End of 2Q

12.23-1.4 - Winter Break

Have a great week! Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns.

Mrs. Redfern :)


Phone 816.348.1130

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