A Peek at the Week

September 29-October 3

Language Arts Skills:

Letter Mm


High Frequency Words – do, on, to, up


Print Awareness – frame letter, word, capital letter, period, and a sentence


Beginning Sounds


Alliteration - the repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of words


Nouns – things


Writer’s Notebook – spaces and sequencing words in a sentence

Math Skills:

2D Shapes – identify and describe 2 attributes


Numeracy

*recognizing numerals 0-10

*writing numerals 0-5

*composing

*subitizing - "instantly seeing how many”

*one to one up to 10

Science/Social Studies Skills:

Good Manners


Germs and Healthy Habits

Flip Teaching

Please have your child view one of the videos and write down 2 things he/she learned from the video. Please return it to school on Monday. Thanks!

Schedule for the Week:

Monday (9/29):

*Messy Day – Please have your child wear comfortable clothing for our messy day. We will be making mud pies, painting with shaving cream, wrapping mummies, etc…


*Flip Teaching Assignment Due – Please have your child view one of the videos and write down 2 things he/she learned from the video.


*Kindergarten Homework – Due on Friday.


*High Frequency Lesson #1 –This activity will help your child learn high frequency words – your child’s goal is to complete all 10 lessons and that is 100 words!


*P.E. – Please have your child wear tennis shoes and shorts under skirts/dresses.



Tuesday (9/30):

*Book Fair – You are welcome to join us at the book fair at 2:00. Younger siblings can come too. Meet us in the library!


*Report of Student’s Progress (Math Skills) – Please work with your child on any skills checked on the sheet.


*Music



Wednesday (10/01):

*Wear Tie-Dye for Core Essentials Creativity


*Take Home Reader – Your child will bring home a book to read to you – please ask your child to retell the story.


*P.E. – Please have your child wear tennis shoes and shorts under skirts/dresses.



Thursday (10/02):

*Fall Photo Day – Individual fall pictures of your child


*Computer Lab


*Art



Friday (10/03):

*Early Dismissal – School hours are from 8:20-12:40


*Good Manners – This tea party is only for the children to practice their table manners. Please have your child wear his/her Sunday best (tie, dress, feather boa, gloves, hat, pearls, etc…).


*Poem Book – Enjoy listening to your child chant “Little Miss Muffet”. Please return the poem book to school on Monday.


*No specials

Little Reminders:

*Please review and return your child’s daily take-home folder each school day.


*Please have your child bring a small towel to school for quiet time.


*Please send in snacks for the month of October. No peanut products, please!

Eureka Science "Going Bananas for Science"

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Upcoming Events:

  • Pajama Party (October 17)
  • Fall Festival (October 24)
  • Pumpkin Carving (October 31)
  • The 50th Day of School (November 4)

James Williams Elementary

Parents SHOULD email their child’s absences to our school email.


Please include: Student name, teacher name, date of illness, and reason for illness.


An email is preferred over a telephone call, if possible.

The email address is:
jweabsences@katyisd.org