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Ms. Cipriano's Newsletter - Week of May 31st

Weekly Academics

Reading Street:

•Question of the Week; “What kinds of transportation help people do their jobs?”

•Amazing words: trailers, truckers, haul. headlight, steering wheel, and cabs

•We recognized and named uppercase and lowercase letter: Uu. Xx, Jj, Ww, Ee, Gg, Ll, Hh, Oo, Dd, Kk, Rr, Ii, Mm, Cc, Pp, Tt, Ss, Bb. Nn and Aa

•Identified words with initial or medial /u/ and long /u/ words like cube


•Sequenced a story

•High- frequency words: I, am, the, little, to, a, have, is, we, like, me, he, for, me, she, with, see, look, they, you, of, that, are, do, one, two, three, four, five, here, go, from, yellow, green, blue, was, she and said

•Some of our favorite books that we read are Trucks Roll, Charlotte’s Web and F is for Flag


•Practiced writing uppercase and lowercase letters Uu, Xx, Jj, Ww, Ee, Gg, Ll, Hh, Oo, Dd, Kk, Rr, Ii, Mm, Cc, Pp, Tt, Ss, Bb. Nn and Aa

•Writer’s Workshop- Personal Narrative

enVision Math:

•Review of previous topics (addition, subtraction, counting by 10s, graphing)

•Step-up to first grade lessons

Social Studies/Science:

•We continued to learn about seeds and plants

•Students wrote about what American Symbol was most important to them

SEL: We continue to sit as a class and place ourselves somewhere on the Mood Meter.

We had such a fun time seeing Charlotte’s Web this week!

Peek at Next Week

-The Little Engine that Could / Amazing words

- letter-sound /u/

-Sequence/ plot / Prepositions

-HFW: what, said and was

-Math Review / Step-up to first grade

Reminders and Events

Tuesday, June 7. Kindergarten students visit their home schools. Buses will be leaving School #6 PROMPTLY at 9:45 AM.

Tuesday, June 14—Flag Day Ceremony for Kindergarten students. Wear Red, White and/or Blue to school!!

Friday, June 17 - Kindergarten Field Day and Certificate Presentation for:

Ms. Cipriano, Mrs. Eckers, Mrs. Kahn, Mrs. Knox, Mrs. Lines, Ms. Osgood/Mrs. Pickett, Ms. Perez, Mrs. T. Ryan and Mrs. Tarrash

Wednesday, June 22 – Last day for the Breakfast Program, AM and PM CARES. Regular school hours.

Thursday, June 23NO SCHOOL for students.

Friday, June 24 LAST DAY OF SCHOOL and Report Card

Distribution for Kindergarten. Students report 9:20 AM – 10:20 AM. If your child rides the bus, please be at the stop 10 minutes earlier in the morning and be waiting at the stop by 10:20 AM. Valet opens at 9:00 AM and closes promptly at 9:15 AM.

The students will be outside for recess each day weather permitting. Teachers can not apply sunscreen or help your child apply sunscreen. Please apply sunscreen to your child prior to school. It is getting warm out!!

End Of Year 2016