Ms. Jo's Update 10-8-18

Ms. Jo & Ms. Jessica’s October 2018 Happenings

Dear Families,

Thank you for attending parent/teacher conferences this past week.  Ms. Jo really enjoyed sharing your preschooler’s growth and goals for your student.  

The weather is unpredictable in Colorado.  Please have your preschooler start bringing a jacket.  If possible, label all coats, gloves, hats. We want to make sure your preschooler brings home the right accessories and this helps tramindlous. We appreciate your support.  

October Important Dates:

STEM Profile of the month:  Enthusiastic I am excited about learning and the world around me.

  • Oct 1 - Tuition Payments are due

  • Mon, Oct 1, Parent/Teacher Fall Conferences 3:30pm - 8:00pm

  • Tues, Oct 2,  Parent/Teacher Fall Conferences 3:30pm - 8:00pm

  • Wed, Oct 3 - Official  October count day for all Colorado Public Schools, a decision made by CDE.  

  • Thurs - Fri, Oct 4-5: PJ Day, mini-fundraiser, sponsored by PTO, $1.00 donation for children to wear PJs for the day.

  • Thurs, Oct 4, Parent/Teacher Fall Conferences 3:30pm - 8:00pm

  • Thurs, Oct 4, 6:00 - 7:30 pm - Parenting with Love and Logic class #3 of #4- Free class series , with babysitting provided

  • Wed., Oct. 10  Fire prevention visitation from Frederick/Firestone Protection

  • Thurs, Oct 11, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Board PTO meeting - cafeteria

  • Thurs, Oct 11 - Believe Fundraiser Ends (All Packets Due by 4pm)

  • Fri, Oct 12:  No School or Wrap Around  

  • Mon, Oct 15:  No School (Non student contact day)

  • Tues, Oct. 16: New STEM Unit begins on Music

  • Thurs, Oct 18, 6:00 - 7:30 pm - Parenting with Love and Logic class #4 of #4- Free class series , with babysitting provided

  • Fri, Oct 19 - TS GOLD checkpoint:  No preschool

  • Mon, Oct 22, 4:00 - 5:30 pm Parent Volunteer Training

  • Fri, Oct 26, 4:30 - 6 pm - Trick or Treat street event at Spark (4:30 - 4:50 pm is low-sensory).

Academic Focus for October

Week of Oct. 8th: Season of Autumn, focus on apples and leaves,Mm,Nn, 7, grey, octagon, hexagon

Week of Oct. 16th: Introduction to Music STEM Unit, Oo,Pp, 8, cylinder, black

Week of Oct. 22nd: Music focus: What is sound, what is the science of sound, and what makes sounds (focus on voice)? Qq, Rr, 9, cone, brown

Week of Oct. 29th: Music focus: What is rhythm and tempo and how does it affect, how the music makes us feel? Ss, Tt, 10, cube, orange

October Birthday

Happy 4th Birthday Willow on the 14th!

Halloween Oct. 31st:

We will have some crafts and extra activities on this day. We  DO NOT dress up at school. Thank you for understanding and support.

Wish list:

2 medium size pumpkins for the week of October 29th

Orange tissue paper by October 22nd

Googly eyes by the October 22nd

1 bag of Candy Corns by Oct. 22nd

Napkins in the near future for snack

Empty paper towel rolls.  We need 29 by November 1st

Large rubber bands by November 1st

Empty rectangle tissue boxes or shoe boxes and or lids by Nov. 1st

 

Please reach out if you have any questions,

Jo and Jessica

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