Ms. Cimini's Newsletter
April 13, 2018
Literacy: Next week we will be working with the digraph ch as in chick, chin, chart. We will review high frequency words during literacy circles and will be creating an ipad project with them on Friday. We will continue to work with short vowels during literacy circles and spelling.
Spelling: Short Vowel Review...practice for May PALS
A: bat sad
E: fed hen pen
I: lip rip zip
O: jog top *spot
U: cut fun *plug
Math: We will continue working with SOL K.6 which teaches about addition and subtraction concepts. We will focus on addition first learning the vocabulary; add, addition, plus, all together, and in all.
Unit: We will be learning about Spring next week and baby animals. The children will learn the names of baby animals and that sometimes they look like their adult. They will also learn that some baby animals do not resemble their adult such as a caterpillar and butterfly.
Help Us Fill the Stage with Food!
The Pioneer Backpack Food Drive will be April 16th – 20th
Grade levels please send in the following items:
Pre-K: Fruit Snacks
Kindergarten: Individual Oatmeal Packages and Pasta/Noodles
1st Grade: Microwave Popcorn and Soup
2nd Grade: Breakfast Bars (Belvita, Nutrigrain) and Peanut butter
3rd Grade: Cereal and Pop Tarts
4th Grade: Fruit Cups and Macaroni & Cheese
5th Grade: Individually Packaged Goldfish and Canned Tuna or Chicken
Other items needed include:
Peanut Butter and Cheese Crackers
Rice Krispy Treats
When we fill the stage with food, a school-wide celebration will be held!!!