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Mrs. Illi & Mrs. Yula's Kindergarten Classroom Newsletter

February 7, 2016

Welcome a New PM Student to Our Class!

We have a new PM student, Mason! Be sure to include him in the Valentine Cards being sent to school! If you ran out of cards already, please let me know and I will be sure your child fills out one at school for our new friend!

Calling All Shoe Boxes!

Please send in extra shoe boxes if you are able. Our Valentine Mailboxes will be decorated on Wednesday, and we may need some extras!!

Library Books Due...

PM Class - Wednesday, 2/10

AM Class - Tuesday, 2/16

How Are the 100th Day Projects Coming Along?

If anyone is having trouble getting this project completed by Wednesday, February 10th, please let me know! We are more than happy to send home supplies or ideas. We can even help your child work on this project at school!

What Have We Been Up To?

Math

  • We sorted anything we could get our hands on last week! Sorting by color, size, shape, pattern, etc. is a really important Kindergarten skill. So, get that laundry out and let your child sort some socks!

Handwriting

  • Dd, Kk

Phonological Awareness

  • We used our heads, hips, and toes to sound out three letter words like hat, fox, and bit.

High Frequency Words

  • I, am, the, little, a, to, have, is, my, we, have, like he, for, me, she, with, see, look

Writing

  • We wrote about our families, recognizing that families come in all shapes and sizes.

Books We've Been Reading

  • Anansi, Boundless Grace, A Chair for My Mother, Groundhog Day, Happy Valentine's Day Mouse!

Conventions

  • Cause & Effect
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February...

2/8 & 2/9 - Early Dismissal Days - Parent/Teacher Conferences

2/8 & 2/9 - Send Snack to School - Cafeteria Closed

2/10 - 100th Day of School Projects Due

2/11 - Valentine's Day Class Party

2/12 - In-Service - School Closed for Students

2/15 - School Closed

2/16 - 100th Day of School

2/19 - School Spirit Day - Pajama Day

2/20 – Talent Show at PVS Show #1 @2pm Show #2 @5pm

2/26 – School Spirit ―School Color Day‖

2/29 - Wear Your Favorite Hat in Honor of the Cat in the Hat