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We will be meeting our new SUPERKID friend Icky this week. Please make sure your child can recognize, print, and vocalize the sound for "I". Icky will discuss with us television and sleepovers, and teach us about sequencing events, drawing conclusions and understanding characters. We will also be learning our first memory word: a.
In religion, we will be working on a new prayer "Glory Be". Please practice this prayer at home in addition to the "Hail Mary" and "Our Father".
In math, we will be practicing sorting by number, estimating, and knowing "more and less". Please be sure to review this at home. Your child should now be able to count to 60 on their own.
The Van Gogh Fun Packs are a fundraiser for Saint Juliana School. They are $10.00. If you do not wish to purchase please return package to school on Monday. Van Gogh will pick them up next week.
Mother's Club Hot Lunch is Friday, December 2nd.
The Pajama Drive deadline is Friday, December 2nd.
Both Monday, November 21st and Tuesday, November 22nd are noon dismissal days. All kindergarteners, half day and full day friends, will be dismissed at 12pm.
Monday is Grandparents Day. We do not need a snack.
Please send a drink and a snack on Tuesday, we will be eating mid morning.
Reminder- There is no school on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday of this week.
Have a safe long weekend and Happy Thanksgiving!
There are untold numbers of children throughout our country that have never known the comfort of being tucked into bed in new pajamas with a bedtime story.
We, at St. Juliana School, have joined together with Classroom Cares and Scholastic Books to make a difference.
TOMORROW is our all-school KICK-OFF to launch our Advent Outreach Program … the Pajama Project! As such, the students will be allowed to wear pajama/sweat pants with a t-shirt/sweatshirt, and shoes (no slippers). Please note our uniform policy in that all apparel must be appropriate.
A letter will be sent home to parents tomorrow as well.
Thank you, in advance, for your help!
We will continue to work with Lily in the coming week. We will be introducing our first word family this week! Lily is going to teach us about the -ad word family (i.e. sad, glad, mad, dad, etc.).
Please make sure your child is able to write and recognize numbers 0-12. Please also be sure your child can count to 60, as next Friday is the 60th day of the school.
Information about Grandparents Day will be going home next week, please be sure to check take home folders.
On Friday, November 18th we will be having a pajama day. More information will come home at the beginning of the week.
Please be sure to check your scheduled conference time and contact your teacher your teacher if you need to reschedule your conference.
Tomorrow, Friday the 11th is Veteran's Day. In honor of this day, a soldier is coming to visit Kindergarten! We want to show our support by wearing red, white, and blue. Please send your child out-of-uniform in patriotic colors, jeans and gym shoes are acceptable.
**Web-log will be updated tomorrow afternoon for the upcoming week.
Please remember tomorrow is sports wear out-of-uniform. It is also Mother's Club Hot Lunch.
We will be wrapping up working with Sal on Tuesday and meeting our new SUPERKID friend Lily on Wednesday! Please make sure your child can recognize, print, and vocalize the sound for "L". Lily will be teaching us about rooms and household furnishings, rhyming, blending sounds, and determining important ideas.
In math, your child should now be able to count to 50. We are also working on writing numbers 0-12, so please practice this at home as well.
Report cards will be coming home tomorrow. Please remember to sign the back of the pink report card and send it back in the envelope as soon as possible.