Weekly Newsletter

Mrs. Dent's Kindergarten Newsletter
October 30 – November 3, 2017 

Essential Question:  What do we follow in different places?

Weekly Concept:  Rules to go by

Vocabulary Words:  rules, cooperate, guard, prank, responsible

***Students do not need to spell or recognize these words by sight.  They just need to know what they mean.

Saxon Phonics:  New Letter - Mm –

Review Letters –Ll, Oo, Gg, Hh, Tt, Pp, Aa, Nn  

         Skill – Syllables – counting and pronouncing

High Frequency Words: New word:  to

        Review Words: like, a, see, I, can, the, we

Writing:  The students write on a journal page every day.  This week, the students will writing and drawing about rules.

Grammar:  Sentences

Math:  We are working on 0-20.  We are writing numbers 0-10.  We are working on finding the hidden partners up to 10.

Folders:  Please check your child's folder daily.  There are a lot of forms that go home at the beginning of the year that need to be returned as soon as possible.  If there is a form that you have not sent back, we will send home another one in your child's folder. 

Transportation Change:  If you need to change the way your child gets home, please send a note in your child's folder.  If there is a last minute change, please call the school and tell Leandre.  She will let us know. 

Library Books:  Please make sure that your child’s library book comes back by Thursday so that he or she can check out another book.  I have a library basket available for the students to put their books in. 

Show and Tell:  Our theme this week will be the letters Aa, Nn, and Mm.

Leadership Day Trip:  We will be going to Bellaire at Devonshire on November 16. 

Dates to Remember:

  • Thursday, November 2 – Youth for Truth
  • Friday, November 3 – Popcorn, Show and Tell