Ms. Tori's Update 4-16-18

Hello Preschool Families!!  

    We hope that you enjoying your weekend. We had lots of fun this week.

A Week in Review:

  •  We did our Design Challenge and we helped Mr. McToad get home faster. This design challenge was based on the book, Mr. McToad Mows Tiny Island. We had many ideas for him to get home faster like speed boats, hot air balloons, and hybrid vehicles like airplane-boats.
  •  We talked about the number nineteen, 19. How do we write 19? Can we find 19 objects?
  • We reviewed Circles and Squares. We looked for them in our classroom and on the playground
  • We worked closely with the letters Ll, Ff, Ee and Hh. We practiced writing these letters with dry erase markers.
  • Our sight-word this week was it.  We wrote it with pencil and crayons. We also found it in our Transportation books.

What to Expect:

  • Letters: Tt, Ii, Uu, Cc
  • The number: Twenty, 20
  • The shape: Triangles
  • Sight word: my

STEM Unit: New Unit- Exercise and Nutrition: What are the parts of the body and how do they function?  

Thank you for your support working with your preschooler at home it really makes a difference!

Important Dates:

  • April 16th: Library
  • April 16th – May 18th: STEM Unit: Exercise and Nutrition
  • April 20th: Spring Carnival – 4pm to 7pm
    • Soft opening: 4pm – 5pm
    • Tickets for Carnival Games,
    • Food for purchase
    • Local Vendor booth with information
  • April 30th: Family Fun Night: Wellness Edition
  • 6pm – 7pm
  • Fun games and knowledge about everything to do with staying healthy.

School News/District News:

Community Resources:  We have information to connect families with local agencies regarding mental health, child nutrition, physical fitness, food bank, child find, medical and dental resources, in several locations:

1) In a notebook in the front office,

2) In our parent flyer stand at the front entrance

3) On our school website at http://sdpk.svvsd.org/community-resources.

4) The black table at the front of the school also has activity packets for parents to take in English and Spanish (when possible)

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you,

Mrs. Tori & Ms. Kryssa

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