Miss Elizabeth Reyes (K-1)

 

Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.

Mother Teresa

This Week We Are Learning (4/16/18):

Reading- This week we will focus on the following Target Skills: blending and segmenting phonemes, substituting phonemes, pausing for punctuation, classifying & categorizing, adjectives, drawing conclusions, identifying the author's purpose, and the capitalization & punctuation of questions.  We will also be working with the initial phonemes /h/ and /k/. The high frequency words are: “he, no away, by, must, & there” (Please continue to practice reading and identifying all of our High Frequency Words at home.)

Religion- This week we will continue discussing the idea about Easter's message of New Life and learn about the world God made.

Math- This week we will wrap up Topic 11.  Please continue to work on counting to 100 by ones and tens, looking for patterns, recognizing numbers that come before, after, or between other numbers to 100, and writing numbers to 100.

Social Studies- We will end our unit on Needs and Wants. 

Science- We will be learning about ways we can protect our environment by thinking of possible solutions for the problems of garbage, litter, pollution, and conserving natural resources.

 

   

4/22 Earth Day 4/30 Casual Dress Day

                   

Please make sure that your children have a school sweater/sweatshirt just in case they become cold in the classroom.
       
Keep Working On. . .

Religion
• Saying the Our Father, Hail Mary, and Grace
• Making the Sign of the Cross 
Math

• Counting to 31 or as high as you can go
• Identifying numerals 0-20 (in order and out of sequence) 
• Writing numbers correctly
Reading
• Identifying letters and their sounds (Please practice this skill at home with your child. The children must be familiar with all letters, as well as the sounds they make.)
• Reading sight words
• Rhyming words
Writing
• Forming letters correctly
• Using beginning and ending sounds of words
• Using spacing between words in a sentence
• Starting sentences with a capital letter
• Ending sentences with a period
Science and Social Studies
• Discussing terms used in the topics we are covering
Self Help
• Practicing tying shoes and zipping jackets

EXTRA HELP:
Will be held on Wednesdays during recess.  Please send a note in if you would like your child to attend extra help.