Friday, October 31, 2014

November-Newsletter/Snack Calendar

Week in Action

October 27-31
All month we have been reading Laura Numeroff's collection and this week our kindergartners came up with a book of their own! Check out the title, "If you give a Bat a Pumpkin". It is not in stores yet, but you can have a sneak peak..


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Also this week we scooped and carved a pumpkin.


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We all dressed up for the Halloween Parade and enjoyed the beautiful morning



Thursday, October 30, 2014

Carpool Reminder

Please make sure a teacher is unloading before letting your child out of the car in the morning.  School starts at 8:00.  If you need to drop your child off earlier than 8:00, please walk them in to Early Care(look for the light) and sign them in.  We want to make sure every child stays safe.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Annelise's Grandparents visit our class

Having Grandparents is wonderful but what is even more wonderful  is when they make a surprise visit to their grandchild's class. 
Annelise's grandparents shared some Halloween songs with our children.







Week in Action

October 20-24
This week we celebrated 'Diwali' in our class.
It was a fun activity as children got a chance to make 'Rangoli', dress up in Indian clothes and taste some treats.












Friday, October 17, 2014

Special Event Reminders

Fall Festival is on Sunday, October 19 - from 1-5pm
T-Shirt orders are in your child's backpack. Bring your family and friends and enjoy the event.

Soles 4 Souls kickoff is at the Fall Festival
Families are invited to contribute new or gently worn shoes for people in need. Donations include tennis, flip-flops, cleats, and dress shoes. Donations will be accepted October 19 - October 27. (You can send them in your child's backpack with a tag 'S4S' and we will place it in our box (more information is included in your child's folder).

Make up pictures and sibling pictures is on October 21

Halloween parade and class party is on October 31. 
Parents please make sure that the costumes you buy for your child are not scary,  do not have accessories like guns-sword-wand-blood or anything sharp and scary. Children should be wearing their costumes over their regular clothes and they do not cover their face with mask or paint (we need to recognize our students in a crowd). Children who do not wish to participate in the parade can cheer their friends! This is a great event for all parents to come and cheer :)

Charity Day 
Our school has been given a great opportunity to participate in Belk's annual Charity Day Sale to be held on Saturday, November 8, from 6-10 am in every Belk store (more information is included in your child's folder).

Week in Action

October 13-17
This week in Science, we talked about Wild Animals/ Farm Animals and their special characteristics. We learned to sort animals by their movement - Air/Land/Water.
Also, this week we read 'If you give a cat a cupcake' by Laura Numeroff.
In art we got hands-on with 'Marble Painting'. Ask your children about it and they will give you a lesson on it! It is fun










Today our class made a 'Thank You' card
and took a special treat for our Middle School students for helping our class with the
Trike-A-Thon