September Focus: Letters Mm, Aa, Ss, Pp; sight words the, we, see, a; blending syllables, phoneme isolation, blending & categorization, represent, count, write and identify numbers 6-9; represent and compare numbers to 10; count to 25; positional words; 5 senses
Kindergarten Parent Night: On Monday, September 26 from 6:00-7:00 the Kindergarten teachers will host a Kindergarten Parent night. We will share our skill based report card, explain the Acclerated Reader program and set you up on a computer to AR test your child. Bring your Kindergartener along and earn informational PI time. I hope to see you all there!
Scholastic Book Orders: Book orders are due Tuesday, September 6. You can pay by cash, check made out to Scholastic or online using the code HRKQ7.
Silly Sock Day: We will celebrate the letter S by wearing silly socks to school on Friday, September 23. Kids can wear crazy designs, character socks, two differnt socks or tall and short socks.
Founder's Day: Our annual Founder's Day Festival will be held Friday, September 30 from 6:00-10:00 at the VHS football field.We are teaming up with Ms. Tain's class to host the Plinko booth. We need parent volunteers to run the booth. We need juice boxes and mini water bottles donated by parents as a prize choice. We are also in need of coolers on wheels, a tent and a parent with a pick up truck to get everything to the field. Let me know if you can volunteer or donate items. You may send in juice boxes and mini water bottles at any time. Thanks!!!
Field Trip: We will be going to Green Meadows Farm on Thursday, November 3. The cost for students is $25. One parent per child is welcome to go. The cost for parents is $10, as they will provide their own transportation. Please remember to complete a volunteer application and a send copy of your license.
AR: If you have read a book at home to your child 2-3 times and your child is ready to take an AR test please write the title of the book or the AR test # in their planner. My assistant or a volunteer will test your child during the school day. We will put their score in the planner. I need parents to come in once a week to AR test children. If you are interested please let me know. Thanks!
Box Tops: VCS collects box tops for education. Our school receives 10 cents for every box top we collect. Please put them in the pockect of your child's planner.