SPS Parent Engagement Newsletter

October 2021

Check Out Ways to Help Your Child With Reading At Home!

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Check Out This Video On Respect!

A short film on respect

Discuss These Questions With Your Family

What does it mean to be respectful?

Who was being respectful in the video and why?

Who was being disrespectful and why?

What lesson did you learn from watching the video that you can apply to your life?

Learn How To Help Your Child With Early Literacy Skills!

Phonemic Awareness

Why Is This Lesson Important?

Phonemic awareness is the ability to identify and manipulate individual sounds in spoken words.


A students' skill in phonemic awareness is a good predictor of later successes and/or difficulties in reading.


The paper that the teacher is using in this video will be sent home with your child in September along with the QR code to the smore! It is also attached below.

Phonemic Awareness Worksheet Is Attached

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Check Out This Newly Added Literacy Building Activity!

Vowel Tents

Why Is This Lesson Important?

Every word has at least one vowel.


A student's ability to identify a vowel and its sound enhances their ability to decode.


The paper that the teacher is using in this video will be sent home in October along with the QR code to the s'more. It is also attached below!

Check Out How to Help Your Child's Teacher!!

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Help Your Child Develop Critical Thinking Skills!