Mrs. Volpe

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May 13, 2019

 

I hope all the moms had a great Mother's Day. With the end of the year approaching, many letters will be going home. Please be sure to check your child's folder each night. Walk A Thon money must be in for your child to participate. Please be sure to read through the graduation packet that went home this week. It has very important dates and well as due dates for forms. Also, make sure your child is practicing their lines for graduation as they need to be memorized.
FRIDAY IS AN 11:00 DISMISSAL!!!!!!

Be sure to check out some pictures of our class activities on our class instagram page: kindergartenwithlove
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Please be sure to check this web page weekly for reminders and class happenings. As always, feel free to email me if you have any questions or concerns at cvolpe5601@lbcrs.org.
Remember to join REMIND (let me know if you need directions resent home).
Check out and join the kindergarten INSTAGRAM page: kindergartenwithlove
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Just a few reminders:
**Changes in transportation MUST be in writing.
**Your child will be coming home with a folder each day. Please be sure to go through the folder and take out any notices that may be in there.
Please be sure to send in one HEALTHY snack for your child. Please also send in a drink with their lunch and a spoon, if needed. Please try to refrain from sending in peanut butter with your child.
The children have started to practice writing their name (the first letter of their name should only be capitalized). Please give them practice at home with this, as well.
Each week our class page will be updated. This will give you information about what we will be learning in class, important events, due dates, field trips, etc. The sidebar on the left will be updated with useful links to websites for you and your child, as well as our calendar. At the bottom of the web page, you will find our special schedule.

When writing, please only use pencil......unless otherwise noted.
Practice letters and their sounds.

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Reading:  
This week, we will continue Unit 4  in Fundations. During the next several weeks, we will work on digraphs and blending 3 sounds and story predicting. Children will also be getting TRICK WORDS. These are high frequency words and can not be sounded out. They must be memorized.We will continue to TAP out words. This is a strategy that will help your child read and write.
Please give your child as much practice writing as possible. All letters should be touching lines. Please note sight words for the week. I suggest writing all sight words on index cards and reviewing with your child. The more they see them, the more quickly they will recognize them.
Letters of the week: 
TRICK words of the week: or, for
*****Please have your child practice writing their name each night. 
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Math: 
We will finish Chapter 11-Measuring. Children will learn length, height and weight. We will also be reviewing addition and subtraction.
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SS/Science:
We will continue our unit on planting.  We have learned about a plants wants and needs and are looking forward to our field trip. 
Our caterpillars have arrived and the children are so excited to be watching them grow. We will keep you updated on their growth on our class instagram page. We have done a number of activities on the life cycle of a butterfly and did some fabulous writing after we read The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle (one of my favorite stories)
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Religion
We will talk about Mary, our Mother!!!!!
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If you have any questions, concerns or comments throughout the year, please feel free to contact me.

Love,
Mrs. Volpe
cvolpe5601@lbcrs.org


Specials Schedule:
Monday: Library
Tuesday: Music 
Wednesday: Gym
Thursday: Spanish
Friday: Art and Computer

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