Author Archives: Anna Mcleod

Letter P

This week, we will learn about community helpers such as firefighters, police officers, teachers, doctors and nurses. We will read stories about how people in a community help each other. We are also learning the letter P. We will practice … Continue reading

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Letter S

This week we will learn about neighbors and neighborhoods. We will read stories about what it means to be a good neighbor. We will begin learning a letter of the alphabet each week. This week’s letter is Ss. We will … Continue reading

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Families

This week we will begin a new unit called, “My Family, My Community”. We will learn about families and all the members of a family. We will read about what families do together. We are going to draw our families … Continue reading

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October 3

This week, we will learn about our school. Using the topic, “Our Happy Classroom,” we will read stories about the many things we see and do at school. We will read a book called The Great Shape Hunt. We are … Continue reading

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September 26

Last week, we reviewed the four basic shapes (circle, triangle, rectangle, and square).   We traced each shape, made pictures with them, and used shapes to create a face after reading the book, Making Faces with Shapes. Please review shapes with … Continue reading

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September 12, 2016

A super week! We had a great first week of school. We made new friends, learned about our classroom, played outside, read many books, and sang songs. Thank you for sharing your wonderful children with us.   Composition Books Inside … Continue reading

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May 2, 2016

This week, we will begin a new theme called, “Ready for Kindergarten!”  We will celebrate what we know about letters and words.  Using the topic “Now I Know My ABCs,” we will read alphabet books.  The new letter of the … Continue reading

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April 26, 2016

This is the last week for our theme, “Growing and Changing.”  This week we will talk about the butterfly lifecycle and use pasta to make a butterfly lifecycle.   The new letter this week is the letter Dd.   Kindergarten Registration … Continue reading

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April 18, 2016

This week we will continue with the theme “Growing and Changing.” This week we will learn about spring.  We will read stories about how plants and animals grow and change in the spring.  The letter for this week is Letter … Continue reading

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April 11, 2016

We are beginning a new theme this week called “Growing and Changing.”  Using the topic “I’m Growing Everyday,” we will read stories about growing up.  Please send a baby picture of your child this week to put on a bulletin … Continue reading

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April 4, 2016

This week we are reviewing the letters that we have learned so far this year.  Please continue to practice all letters and letter sounds at home.   Home Activities: *Have your child practice writing his/her first and last name.  Make … Continue reading

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March 14, 2016

This week we will learn more about movement.  We will read stories about playing games that involve movement like We’re Going on a Lion Hunt.  We are also learning Letter H this week. Please continue to review all of the … Continue reading

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February 7, 2016

This week we will begin a new theme called “Let’s Move!”  We will learn about movement.  We will read stories about the different ways we move, such as running, skipping, sliding, and jumping.  We will also practice moving in many … Continue reading

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February 29, 2016

This week is our last week in the theme, “In the City, In the Country”.  We will learn more about buying and selling things.  We will talk about the different things people buy and sell.  We will also compare the … Continue reading

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February 22, 2016

This week we will focus on the city.  Using the topic “The Busy, Busy City,” we will read stories about what it is like to live in the city and how people get around there. Our new letter this week … Continue reading

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February 16, 2016

We will begin a new theme this week called “In the City, In the Country”.  This week we will learn about the country.  Using the topic “Country Life,” we will read stories about rural areas and farms, and what it … Continue reading

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February 8, 2016

This week is our last week in the theme “Construction Zone”.  We will learn about how children can plan and build together to get a job done.  We will read stories about how building things requires planning and working together. … Continue reading

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February 1, 2016

This week we will continue with the theme “Construction Zone”.  We will learn about solving problems.  We will read stories about building things and working together to solve problems.  The letter of the week is letter Mm.  We will use … Continue reading

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January 26, 2016

This week we will begin a new unit called, “Construction Zone”.  We will learn about building things.  Using the topic, “I Can Build,” we will read stories about tools, materials, buildings, and construction.  Our new letter this week is letter … Continue reading

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