Pinson Pal News

April Newsletter

April Themes and Skills

Reading:

My USA

Look to the Sky/Space

Growing up/Community Helpers

Plants


Letters:

Yy, Zz

Review week

Long /a/

Long /i/


Sight Words:

this,what

Review week

help, too

has, play



Math:

Review Stations

Developing Foundations of Place Value

Developing Foundations of Place Value

Composing Shapes


Science/Social Studies:

Maps and Globes

Day and Night

Community Helpers/Needs and Wants

Plants and Insects

Ways to work with your child at Home

· Below are websites to visit for help with phonemic awareness, phonic, and reading skills:

http://www.abcya.com

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/

http://roythezebra.com/

http://www.starfall.com/

http://www.readwritethink.org/parent-afterschool-resources/grade/kindergarten/


· Please continue to practice addition and subtraction facts 0-5 with your child. You child needs to know these facts fluently and quickly.

· Please be sure your child studies their sight words each night.

Please keep practicing writing complete sentences with your child at home

Dates to Remember

April 4-Field Trip Permissions slips/Money due

April 7-Early Dismissal @ 10:45

April 12- Field Trip

April 12-Progress Reports

April 15-Space Research Project Due

May 23-Kindergarten Graduation @ 8:00am

Wish List

Clorox wipes

Dry Erase Markers

Glue Sticks

Construction Paper

erasers