Welcome to our Pre-K class page!
This week in PreK our La Tortuga work along with our habitat for La Tortuga will come home.In our emergent reader work we will review Ee and Ff and work on Gg and Hh.
In Math Center we will complete rectangles and start a Square Unit.
The children created a rectangle piece of art inspired by artist;Piet Mondrian.
Our Social Studies Center activities will continue to focus on Thanksgiving
Our classroom feast will take place at lunchtime next Tuesday,Nov.26.
Thank you to Melanie Redden our wonderful class mom for coordinating it for us.
This week we will talk about our class presenting the Nativity Pageant in the school Christmas Concert on December 19.
Every boy and girl gets a role to play.We have costumes for everyone to wear.It will be an exciting experience for the children and will convey the meaning of Christmas for the audience.
Wednesday – November 27 is a half day.We dismiss at 12:15 pm
Thursday-December 5 is a half day.Parent-Teacher Conferences will take place in the afternoon and evening.
We will be working on La TORTUGA Unit this week.We will create a habitat for our soon to be made clay turtle.Send a box to school. We cut down some larger boxes in two but we still need 5 small boxes[an empty rectangular tissue box would be perfect.Our Abc study is through letter Ff now.
As Thanksgiving is approaching our Social Studies Center time will be spent adding to our knowledge about the Pilgrims and the Wampanogs. We will even have a Science Activity where we turn cream into butter by shaking. It will demonstrate how Pilgrim children had so many chores to do.
Another birthday will be celebrated for Lily.
Thank you to the parents who came to the meeting about the new
Bay Ridge Academy.
This week we have two birthdays to celebrate! We will celebrate Giovanni on Monday and Austin on Tuesday!
We will learn about voting on Tuesday as it is Election Day.
Class Picture will be taken on Wednesday.Individual pictures will be taken the following week.
We have our Library Trip on Thursday. We will return to the library again in April.During that trip we will apply for our own Library card!
La Tortuga which is a Mexican folktale will be our next Reading Unit.
Please send a small box to use for a story project.
We will begin a rectangle unit during Math Center.
In Social Studies we will learn about Veteran’s Days and begin our
There is no school for students on Friday.
Next Monday is Veteran’s Day there is no school.
Allison’s mom / Melanie Redden will be in contact with you about our class Thanksgiving celebration on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving.
Please try to attend the meeting about the school merger on Tuesday night. It’s better to hear information for yourself and voice your own questions and concerns. We have a wonderful school family here.
Our class has been counting down the days until Halloween since October 1! The fact that it is this week is so exciting.On Thursday ,the children can wear their costumes to school. If there is a mask ,please be sure it allows for your child to see. Send a Trick or Treat bag or bucket for the Trunk or Treat Activity that will be held from 11 until 12. We will have morning Snack and eat lunch after the Trunk or Treat. Parents have been invited to participate in that event through both a flyer and Option C. During the afternoon we will continue the celebration in our classroom!
On Friday we will celebrate our Catholic Identity with a school wide assembly for All Saints’ Day. The boys and girls will each represent a special saint and carry a symbol for that saint. We hope you can join us in the auditorium if you are available on Friday.The time of the assembly will be announced.