PK112

Newsletter Week of May 9, 2016

Literacy Focus:
* Plants/ Flowers/ butterflies
* letter “Pp”
* Phonemic awareness

Parent Involvement:
* volunteers to send in two stalks of celery
* although three official chaperones have been chosen to ride on the bus with us, you are welcome to show up at Prospect Park zoo on your own and use your cool culture card to get in for free.

At Home:
*Practice writing “Pp”
* Practice writing “#16”
* sight words- the, is, can, and, she, mom
* beginning sound of words (phonemic awareness)

Reminders:
* Zoo trip Monday May 16th
* PTA meeting May 16th @6 PM
* Memorial Day- school closed May 30

Books We’re Reading
* Flowers
* Butterflies
* The Butterfly House
* The Zoo
* This is the sunflower

Words To Know:
* endangered
* captured
* Dangerous
*extremely
*survey
*chrysalis
*harmful

Math and Fun Activities:
*Adding numbers (+)
* take surveys
* observing the growth of our beans and herb garden
* observing how plants drink ( using food coloring)
* Celery experiment
* plant sunflowers
* sunflower seed designs
* observing the life cycle of butterflies!!!
* coffee filter flower butterflies

WEEK AT A GLANCE :
Monday-
Tuesday –
Wednesday- Yoga (easy shoes)
Thursday-
Friday – Show and Tell

Debra Czajkowski
Pre-K Teacher
P.S. 132