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Ms.  Kenia  Elizabeth  Posadas
1st grade teacher - Dual Language
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Queridos padres:

We are finally done with our EOY Assesments, Kids did wonderfully! We are almost ending our school year, I am so sad and excited at the same time because my kids are ready to go to first grade! Here are some activities we will have in our last 9 days of school.

Counting dows the final days of school is a fun and exciting way to finish our year! We celebrate all we have accomplished. We will do a different  activity every day and we will pop a ballon revealing activity will be that day! (Please do not tell the student what activity will be).

Tuesday May 3oth: Wave day and after Watercolor painting!

Wednesday, May 31st : We will go outside to do Honduras games and then eat popsicles. (Popsicle donations needed)

Thursday, June 1st: Students will enjoy and extra recess decorating the sidewalk and blowing bubbles in the air. (If you can send one bubble for your child that would be great!)

Friday, June 2nd: Our morning will begin with a few fun stories and a writing craft about making Ice cream sundaes. In the afternoon, students will use their writing to build and enjoy their own ice cream sundaes.

Monday, June 5th: Game one& Soccer : Students are invited to bring age appropiate board games from home to play with their classmates. If you send a game or ball, please make sure that is has your student's name on it to ensure it returns home. We will be playing soccer!

Tuesday, June 6th: We will be doing different activities in our computers, If your child has a tablet or a game he&she uses at home they can bring it. I will use our classsroom computers as well.

Wednesday, June 7th: In the morning we will be writing about our favorites movies and doing crafts about it, In the afternoon we will be watching a movie and eating popcorns. ( Donations of popcorns and glasses are needed)

Thursday, June 8th:  END OF THE YEAR PARTY! @ 1:30 pm. Parents are welcome :) The food sign up list will be send to your email this week.

Friday, June 9th : GRADUATION! Starts at 9:30 in the morning in the multipurpose room. A formal invitation will follow.

I am so excited about this coming days! Please if you have any question let me know.

 


Newsletter May 8th, 2017  

May 8th to 12th 

Queridos padres,

We will have end of the year reading and math assessments starting on May 1st. Please keep reviewing and practicing with your student all math and reading. Use Razkids for practicing.
 
Important upcoming dates
May 8- Interim reports go home.
May 9- Kindergarten individual pictures.
May 26- Field Day and Global Fair 
 
Global Fair: Our class will be representing Australia. For the parade,  the girls and boys will wear blue jeans and our yellow T-shirts ( I have them) .A couple of parents are helping out with the hats, if you would like to join, please contact me! 

The Book Fair is here! The Book Fair is going to be open all week from 8-4! Come and check it out. Students will be able to shop throughout the day as well. They have some titles in Spanish! Hope to see many of you there.

Yearbooks are still available. They are $20 and are available from Mrs. Merritt in the front office! Come and get them while they last.

 
Resource to read in English: You can continue using  ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English. Log in information was already sent.
 
Snack Friday:  We will have Goldfish this week. All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
 
Wave Day:  It will be on Wednesday May 10th.  Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class.  
 
Library books:  Please return library book next wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
   
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. You can also use this little bag to keep patriot dollars. 
  
This week we will be learning:
Literacy: 
Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features
Main idea and details.
Sequence of the book.      
        
Writing
Review Narratives-elaborating your stories.
Math
Math review:
Decomposing *composing *subitizing *addition subtraction fluency * mental math *greater than less than *comparing measurable attributes
 
Science: Plants

 


Newsletter  

May 1st to 5th   

Queridos padres,

We will have end of the year reading and math assessments starting on May 1st. Please keep reviewing and practicing with your kid all math and reading skills covered through the school year. Remember to have your child reading in Raz kids - Practice the following questions:
1.  what is the main idea and details?
2. What happened at the beginning, middles and the end?
Any question I will  be happy to help you. 
 
Important upcoming dates
May 8- Interim reports go home.
May 25- Field Day
May 26- Global Fair 
 
Yearbooks: We still have some yearbooks to purchase in the school office. 
 
Snack Friday:  We will have popcorn this week. All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
 
Wave Day:  It will be on Tuesday May 2nd.  Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class.  
 
Library books:  Please return library book next wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
   
This week we will be learning:
Spanish Literacy: 
Letter J j and vocabulary
Literacy. 
Main Idea and Details.
Sequence of the story.
 
Writing
Writing about favorite part of the book. 
Math
Review: Decomposing *composing *subitizing *addition subtraction fluency * mental math *greater than less than *comparing measurable attribute.
Science:  Insects
If you have any question please do not hesitate in asking.

Newsletter Week 29  

 March 20th to 24th  

Queridos padres,
 
Hope you had a great weekend!  Please remember to encourage your student to use  RazKids.com to develop reading fluency in  Spanish. If you need the password and username I will be happy to help you. It is very important that you check your child's folder everyday. I send the format for field trip and cap and gown 2 weeks ago please, please check it and  send it to me this week and thanks for the ones that already send it. 
 Cap and gown: Friday March, 24th 
Field Trip due:  March the 30th 
Candles due: March the 30th
 
Important upcoming dates
March 23 Early Release for students - students dismissed at 12:20
April 5 - Report cards go home 
 

Yankee Candle Fundraiser: The fundraiser will end on Friday, March 31st. Orders can be made via the catalog or online. All orders that are turned in by the deadline are guaranteed delivery in time for Mothers Day and they make a great gift! Please make all checks payable to Stateside. This is the last official fund raiser for the school this year and we greatly appreciate your participation.

Yearbook pre-sales are underway: Pre-orders going on now- no deadline to order, but we have 400 pre-ordered, so first come first serve! $20. Cash, check (made out to strawbridge) or online orders as well!

The online order code is 1120241

Reading Questions to practice at home : We will continue working in reading comprehension questions for the fiction text. Please ask the following questions when your child is reading a book:
1. What is the main idea of the book? ( ¿Cual es la idea principal?) 
2. Can you give me 3 details of the story  ( Dime 2 detalles del libro)
If it is an story ask for the sequence. 
Can you tell me what happened at the beginning, middle and end? ( Dime que paso primero, despues y al final) 
 
Online resource to read in English: We will continue using ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English. Log in information was sent in your student's folder. 
 
Snack Friday:  We will have popcorn this week. All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
 
Wave Day:  It will be on Monday 29th.  Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class. 
 
Library books:  Please return library book next wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
   
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. 
This week we will be learning:
 
Science: We will be learning about weather and aerial  transport. 

 Math: Writing and Identifying numbers from 11-20  ( We are assesing math, counting from 1-75, 3D shapes, writing numbers from 1-20, greater than and less than)

Phonics: Review the letter Ch  syllables, words and sentences.

Writing: Writing sentences with 2 details ( Me gusta la casa porque es roja y grande) Writing to inform.

Reading: Beg Middle and End, Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features.

If you have any question, do not hesitate in contact me. Have a wonderful week!

Newsletter Week 28  

March 13th to 17th  

Queridos padres,
Hope you enjoyed the snow from yesterday it was fun! 
Here is a few reminders:
Important upcoming dates
 
March 15 - Spring pictures (Individual and group pictures)
April 5 - Report cards go home 
Spring Pictures information
Spring pictures will be taken this Wednesday, March 15th (for K-2) and Thursday,March 16th (for 3-5 and siblings). The pictures are pre-pay only. Order forms will be coming home with every student on Monday. Money is due the day the pictures are taken. Only students with money will have their pictures taken. Payment can be made in cash or check only. Checks can be made out to Michele Parsley Photography. Credit cards cannot be taken at this time.
Class photos will also be taken on the grade level days. All students will be present in the class pictures. They can be purchased as well for $10. There will be a spot on the order form to indicate your wish to purchase one of these as a keepsake for your Patriot.
Spring pictures are optional so there will NOT be a make up day.
Paper copies will be coming home on Monday.
 
Reading Questions to practice at home : We will continue working in reading comprehension questions for the fiction text. Please ask the following questions when your child is reading a book:
1. What is the main idea of the book? ( ¿Cual es la idea principal?) 
2. Can you give me 3 details of the story  ( Dime 2 detalles del libro)
If it is an story ask for the sequence. 
Can you tell me what happened at the beginning, middle and end? ( Dime que paso primero, despues y al final) 
 
Online resource to read in English: We will continue using ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English. Log in information was sent in your student's folder. 
 
Snack Friday:  We will have popcorn this week. All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
 
Wave Day:  It will be on Monday 20th.  Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class.  
 
Library books:  Please return library book next wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
   
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. 
This week we will be learning:
 
Science: We will be learning about weather and earth transportation. 

 Math: Review 2D and 3D  Shapes.

Phonics: Review the letter Ll  syllables, words and sentences.

Writing: Writing sentences with 2 details ( Me gusta la casa porque es roja y grande) Writing to inform.

Reading: Beg Middle and End, Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features.

If you have any question, do not hesitate in contact me. Have a wonderful week!
 

Newsletter Week 26  

 

Week of Feb 27th to March 3rd  Updated at 2/26/2017 11:46:00 AM
Queridos padres,
 
We are very excited about the Read Across America week.  All students will be the Lorax character from Dr. Seuss book. They will need to wear an orange shirt tomorrow Monday  ( If you have) and I will provide the other accessories of this costume.   
 
 
 

Read Across America Week is coming up!! Let's get excited!!! - Feb. 27-March 3

Monday- I LOVE READING- Dress like your favorite book character.

Tuesday- I CAN READ WITH MY EYES SHUT- Wear a shirt with words.

Wednesday- STRIPES DAY- Wear as many stripes as you can.

Thursday-I LOVE DR. SEUSS-Bring your favorite Dr. Seuss book to school to read.

Friday- OH THE PLACES YOU’LL GO- Dress up as what you will be when you grow up.

Important upcoming dates
2/28 - Interims go home
3/2 - 1st grade music fieldtrip
3/10- Boys and Girls Club is closed
Fiction text- New homework questions: We are going to be reading fiction books and here is a list of questions you can ask your child when reading the book:
  • What is the Beginning, middle and end of the story?  
  • What are the caracther of the story?
  • Where does the story take place? the setting? 
For Non-fiction text you can ask them:
  • What is the main idea of the story?
  • Can you give me 3 details of the story?
  • Why do you think the author write this book about? ( If it is about animals, you could tell them that maybe because the author likes animals and he&she wants us to inform us about animals)
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any question. I will be happy to help you. 
 
Online resource to read in English: Keep using ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English. Log in information was sent in your student's folder. 
 
Do you have Box Tops at your house?
Send them in with your Patriot. For every box top, we earn money for the school. Mrs. Shoulders, one of our Super Star Kindergarten TA's, is organizing our Box Tops this year and will be giving a special prize to the class that brings the most in. Just send them in to your child's teacher and she will do the rest. Thank you for your help.
 
HFW Power Point Presentation and Vocabulary : Please ask your student to go through it every day for 5 minutes. 
 
Communication folder: Please take out all papers sent in pocket and initial everyday under the behavior log.
 
Snack Friday:  We will have Goldfish this week. All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
 
Wave Day:  It will be on Thursday March 2nd .  Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class.  
 
Library books:  Please return library book next wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
   
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. You can also use this little bag to keep patriot dollars. 
 
This week we will be learning:
 
Science: We will continue learning about animals. 

 Math: 2D Shapes 

Phonics: Review the letter D d syllables, words and sentences.

Writing: Writing sentences with 2 details ( Me gusta la casa porque es roja y grande) They have to write 2 details in their sentences HW.

Reading: Beg Middle and End, Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features.

Main idea and facts
Predicting and inferences           
How do pictures help a reader decode text? 
 

Newsletter Week 22  

 

Newsletter Week 22 

Queridos padres, (Dear parents)
 
Thanks for being practicing in Raz Kids with my kiddos. This week we are celebrating our 100 Days of school!! I will love to see my kiddos dress like if they were 100 years old or they can decorate their clothes with 100 steackers. It will be fun! We are having our Field Trip this Friday as well. 
We received a note from VIF and they are not going to be evaluated by them anymore. I will do the evaluations! We are going to start with the nexs list.
Important upcoming dates
Feb 8th 100 days of school yeah!!
Feb 10th Field Trip!
 
Online resource to read in English: We continue using ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English.
Do you have Box Tops at your house?
Send them in with your Patriot. For every box top, we earn money for the school. Mrs. Shoulders, one of our Super Star Kindergarten TA's, is organizing our Box Tops this year and will be giving a special prize to the class that brings the most in. Just send them in to your child's teacher and she will do the rest. Thank you for your help.
 
Baggy Books:Keep working with the baggy  books every day and you
have to send it back every Friday. Thursdays  you will have an assigment to do related with the book. I am sending a sheet with detailed instruccions.
Checking your student's progress on RazKids.com: I will be checking progress weekly. I am able to see how many books your child is reading in Raz kids. I encourage you to have him practice his&her reading.
Snack Friday: All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
Wave Day:  It will be on Monday 13, please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class. 
Library books:  Please return library book on wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. 
Snack time: Please send a snack every day. You can also send a box of cereal, pretzels, or any snack that you would like to keep in the classroom, for students who do not bring snack, or if one day they forget it.( Thanks a lot to the parents that already brought some)
Materials needed: ( If you would like to donate one of the following things we will be very grateful) 
  • Pain brushes
  • Aprons for painting
  • Colorful markers for writing
  • Clipboards ( I need every child to bring one for their own use.)
  • ziploc bags ( big and small)
  • wipes 
  • laminating sheets

What are we learning?

Science: We will be learning about animals and the care of our teeth.

 Math: Comparing numbers fron 11- 19

Phonics: Review the letter  ''F f syllables, words and sentences.

Writing: Writing sentences to inform. 

Reading: Beg Middle and End, Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features.

If you have any question, please let me know. Thanks for  all you do!

Newsletter Week 21  

Newsletter Week 21 

Queridos padres, (Dear parents)
 
We are done with our assesments, our kids did great! Please keep encouraging your child to read in Spanish for at least 15 minutes everyday in Raz kids.
Review with your child our   HFW. 
Important upcoming dates
Jan 31 - Report cards go home 
Feb 8th 100 days of school yeah!!
Feb 10th Field Trip!
 
Online resource to read in English: We continue using ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English.
Do you have Box Tops at your house?
Send them in with your Patriot. For every box top, we earn money for the school. Mrs. Shoulders, one of our Super Star Kindergarten TA's, is organizing our Box Tops this year and will be giving a special prize to the class that brings the most in. Just send them in to your child's teacher and she will do the rest. Thank you for your help.
 
Baggy Books: I will star sending baggy books every Monday and you have to send it back every Friday. Thursdays  you will have an assigment to do related with the book. I am sending a sheet with detailed instruccions.
Checking your student's progress on RazKids.com: I will be checking progress weekly. I am able to see how many books your child is reading in Raz kids. I encourage you to have him practice his&her reading.
Snack Friday: All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
Wave Day:  It will be on Thursday Feb 2nd.   Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class. 
Library books:  Please return library book on wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. 
Snack time: Please send a snack every day. You can also send a box of cereal, pretzels, or any snack that you would like to keep in the classroom, for students who do not bring snack, or if one day they forget it.( Thanks a lot to the parents that already brought some)
Materials needed: ( If you would like to donate one of the following things we will be very grateful) 
  • Pain brushes
  • Aprons for painting
  • Colorful markers for writing
  • Clipboards ( I need every child to bring one for their own use.)
  • ziploc bags ( big and small)
  • wipes 

What are we learning?

Science: We will be learning about penguins.

 Math: Comparing numbers fron 11- 19

Phonics: Review the letter  ''L l'' syllables, words and sentences.

Writing: Writing sentences to inform. 

Spelling: Let's keep practicing our HFW ( The quiz will be a dictation of the words)

Reading: Beg Middle and End, Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features.

If you have any question, please let me know. Thanks for all your support and all you do, YOU ARE AWESOME! 

Newsletter Week 19  
Queridos padres, (Dear parents)
 
We are still doing reading and math middle of the year assessment the next weeks. Practice, practice. practice! Please keep encouraging your child to read in Spanish for at least 15 minutes everyday in Raz kids.
Review with your child our first 55  HFW I send a page where you have them complete. 
As part of the Splash Program we have two visits in the Middle and end of the year from the supervisors from VIF, they are coming to evaluate the HFW to your child.
We will have the first visit this month so I do not want to introduce the rest 55 words until we have this evaluation, We are working hard with this words so I would like you to do it at home. I am going to send you a Power Point Presentation for you to practice in your phone or computer.
Important upcoming dates
Jan 23-24 Teachers' work days - No school
Jan 31 - Report cards go home 
 
New online resource to read in English: We will start using ReadingEggs.com. This is a fantastic resource that will help your student with decoding and reading comprehension skills in English. I strongly recommend to log in daily to improve reading skills in English. I already  send the log in information, if you do not have it please let me know.
Do you have Box Tops at your house?
Send them in with your Patriot. For every box top, we earn money for the school. Mrs. Shoulders, one of our Super Star Kindergarten TA's, is organizing our Box Tops this year and will be giving a special prize to the class that brings the most in. Just send them in to your child's teacher and she will do the rest. Thank you for your help.
 
RazKids: Please take advantage of this great resource! Have your child read stories in spanish, follow this steps: Listen the story, Read the story, answer the questions
 Tutoring in Spanish: A learning center in town is offering tutoring in Spanish for the Splash students. Flyers with further information was sent home in your student's folder
Checking your student's progress on RazKids.com: I will be checking progress weekly. I am able to see how many books your child is reading in Raz kids. I encourage you to have him practice his&her reading.
HFW Power Point Presentation for Kinder: I will send a HFW presentation by email please ask your student to go through it every day for 5 minutes. 
Snack Friday:  We will have  Goldfish this week. All money collected will benefit the amazing things we do in our classroom. Each treat is $0.50 and money will be collected until Thursday. The kids and I appreciate your support. 
Wave Day:  It will be on Wednesday January 25th.  Please make sure your student wears appropriate footwear and clothes for PE class. 
Library books:  Please return library book next wave day. Then, your student can take home a new book. 
Money log: please register all money you send to school inside your student's money log (in folder). Please make sure to put money in the Ziploc bag in the folder. You can also use this little bag to keep patriot dollars. 
Extra clothes: Please send extra clothes just in case your student has an accident and needs a change of clothes through the school day.
Snack time: Please send a snack every day. You can also send a box of cereal, pretzels, or any snack that you would like to keep in the classroom, for students who do not bring snack, or if one day they forget it.

What are we learning?

Science: We will be learning about Martin Luther King.

 Math: We will be continuing with addition and subtractions.

Phonics: Review the letter  ''Bb'' syllables and words and sentences.

Writing: . Continuing with making sure we have proper sentence structure. 

Spelling: Let's keep practicing our first 55 HFW 

Reading: Beg Middle and End, Story Elements Retell Making Connections Respond to questions Text features

If you have any question, please let me know. Thanks for all your support and all you do, YOU ARE AWESOME! 
 

Newsletter Week 18  

Hello Patriot Families!

  This week is a big week! We are starting our reading and math assessments for the middle of the year. It is so important that your child is here during this time. Please have your kid read in English on Raz Kids too, that way they can practice for the assessments. Practice counting numbers from 1-50 and also some additions and subtractions.

What are we learning?

Science: We will be learning about polar bears and hibernation. This is such a fun topic to learn about so I know the students will enjoy it! 

 Math: We will be continuing with addition and subtractions.

Phonics:The students will start learning the letter ''Bb'' syllables and words.

Writing: In writing we will be writing about Polar Bears and hibernation. Continuing with making sure we have proper sentence structure. 

Spelling: I send the page with the 55 HFW, we need to manage those words perfectly, so please I would like you to review them at home and if you have not done the flashcards for your child to practice you can do it, that is for you to practice at home, you do not have to send it back to me. I've been asking the words and some we need to practice more.

A few things

·         Thursday we have wave day so don't forget tennis shoes.

·         All snack money is due Thursday.

·         Tuesday's HW will be just completing the sentences with the words.

Looking ahead:

· There will be no school next Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr Day

·   The end of the second nine weeks is January 20th. That will mark the halfway point of the school year!

·   We will have 2 teacher work days January 23 and 24. There will be NO SCHOOL for students.

 

If you have any questions or concerns please let me know. Have a great week!


Newsletter Week 16  

Announcements

December 12th- 16th  
This is our last week before the Holidays. Kids and myself are very excited! 
 
What we are learning
 
 Reading- Beginning, Middle, End of the story.
 
 Spelling Spanish- Review the HFW ( I send a page with 55 HFW, I will send it back Monday so you can practice this week )
 
 Writing- Sentence Structure
 Social Studies: Holidays traditions 
 
Math- Additions
A few things
 ·  Monday we will have full school Monday Morning meeting. On Friday we will have our Anual STES Sing Along in the Multipurpose at 1:30.
·         Tuesday we will have our Splash Christmas presentation from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. We will love to see you there! After the presentation, we will have our Christmas party in the classroom. Parents are welcome to attend and help. Let me know if you are interested in helping! 
·      There will be no homework during the Holiday break, but please continue to read Raz Kids (English and Spanish. Also, you can practice addition.
If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact me. Have a great week!

Newsletter week 15   

December 5th- 9th  

We are having a visitor this week! An elf will arrive in our classroom and will spend the day with us. We will choose a name for him this week and he sure does some silly things. 
 
What we are learning:
 
 Reading-Phonics nonfiction texts: Text features, 
This week we are learning words with the letter C c and syllables ca-co-cu are pronounce as / ka, ko, ku/ and ce- ci / se, si/
casa- house
cara- face
conejo- rabbit
cama- bed
cocina-carro
cuna-crib
 Spelling : HFW, I am sending a review words.
 Writing-Sentence Structure
 Social Studies- Christmas around the world 
 Math- Additions
A few things
·  I will be sending the invitation soon, but save the date: Tuesday, December 13th we will have a Splash Christmas Concert, remember our customes!  More details will come home soon. We are still trying to plan the time, but I am thinking it will be around 1 or 1:30 p.m.
·  Santo Shop begins on Monday. There was a letter sent home explaining the procedures. Let me know if you have any questions.
·  Interims report will go home on Tuesday
·  Now that the weather is getting colder, please make sure your child is wearing a winter jacket. Also, please make sure your child is wearing warmer clothes to school. Many students are still wearing short sleeves and get really cold during the day.
If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to contact me. Have a great week!

Newsletter week 14  

11/28/16

Hello Parents,

Hope everyone has wonderful thanksgiving break!

What are we learning?

Phonics

We will review letters and sounds we have seen and introduce the letter and syllables with '' T t''

The vocabulary for this letter is:

taza - cup

tortuga - turtle

tigre - tiger 

tijeras - scissors 

tapa - top

tiza - chalk 

You can have your child reading and writing this vocabulary at home, I am sending a copy of words with the letter T for you to read at home.

 

Math:

Greater and less than, and numbers from 1- 50

 

Writing:

In writing we are still focusing on sentence  structure and letter formation! 

 

Spelling

Please review all HFW we have learnt, I am sending a copy of the list so you can have your child reading them at home and please make a check if you child knows the word.

Dec 2nd is our WAVE DAY!

If you have any question please let me know!

Have a wonderful week!

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Newsletter week 13  

Announcements/Reminders

What we are learning...   

11/21/16

Hello Parents,

 

This week we only have two days! Wow! For the most part it will be a review week given that Monday is a WAVE day and our feast is on Tuesday. The theme for this week will be remain the same with Native Americans and Pilgrims. We will continue our study in this area.  They all have been working so hard.

Phonics:

We will continue to review in phonics this weeks, (Letter sounds)

Math:

In math, I plan on reviewing some 2D shapes!

Writing:

In writing we are still focusing on sentence  structure and letter formation! The students are getting so good at writing. I am super impressed! 

Nov. 21st WAVE DAY!

 

Nov. 22nd: Kinder Feast @ 1:45. Volunteers please arrive at 1:15 to help Thank you for your support.

If you have not send the juice box I would appreciate if you do it today or tomorrow morning the latest, we only have 3 boxes and remember that is for 125 children, Thank you so much for making this possible!!

 

NOV 23rd-27th Thanksgiving Break

Happy Thanksgiving and enjoy your break

 

**For the feast we will be dressing up as Pilgrims and with this I need a little help from you at home. If you can, please dress your child in all black with white tube socks so I can pull over their pants. I have the rest of our custome. Thank you! 

If you have any question please let me know!


Week 12 Newsletter  

November 14th-18th 

I hope everyone had a great weekend!

What we are learning..

 Reading- Story elements, Respond questions.

 Phonics- Beginning sounds with S and review words with M, P

 Spelling - Review High Frequency words (You will have the page in the Homework folder) Quiz on Friday!

HFW

English

ese

 that

dia

day 

son

are 

esta

is 

muy

very 

grande

big 

bueno

good 

esa

that 

feliz

happy 

 un

an 
   

 Writing- Sentence formation, Beginning,  Middle and End informative Personal Narrative Opinion Readers Response

 Science- Learn about Thansgiving story.

Math- Numbers from o to 20 and shapes ( hexagons, squares and positions)

A few things:

  • 11/15 - Chick Fil A night

  •  11/17 - Stem Fair

  • 11/18-  Gold Fish, please send your money from Monday - Thursday

Upcomming events:

11/21 - Kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast - 1:45pm - multipurpose room

11/23-11/25  - Thanksgiving Holiday break for students

Please send the homework folder until Friday not before, try to keep both separated and the homework in the right folder so we do not get confuse.

If you have any questions or concerns please let me know.Have a great week!

 

 

 

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Miss Posadas Newsletter Week 11  

November 7th- 11th  Updated at 11/6/2016 1:32:00 PM

I hope everyone is enjoying the nice weather! This week is going to be a short one.

What we are learning

 Reading- Story elements, Respond questions.

 Phonics- Begginning sounds with M and P.

 Spelling - Review High Frequency words already learnt , I am not sending a list this week.

 Writing- Sentence formation.

 Science- Veterans

Math- Numbers from o to 20

A few things:

  • Report cards will be coming home tomorrow. 

  • Wednesday is our Wave Day!

  • Thursday is early release.  Dismissal will be at 12:20 p.m.

  •  We will be honoring our Veterans on Thursday since we do not have school on Veterans Day. We have several activities planned school wide as well as in our classroom. We will begin the day with a parade and end the day with dismissal being let by the Patriot Guard on motorcycles. We certainly have an amazing tribute planned for those who have served in the Armed Forces!

 

·   Friday we do not have school in observance of Veterans Day.

·   No snack this week!

 ·  Homework will be due on Thursday this week. If your child is not able to finish it they can bring it on Monday.

If you have any questions or concerns please let me know.  Have a great week!

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