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January 21-25, 2019



Monday - Day 3- gym- remember sneakers, no boots

Tuesday - Day 4- art

Wednesday - Day 1- music

Thursday- Day 2- library - report cards

Friday - Day 3- gym - remember sneakers, no boots- B show and tell


January  Student of the Month 

Isabella Heckman


Reading Student of the Month

Elizabeth Reph


January Birthdays

Knox Strausberger - January 3

Brody Hunsicker - January 11




WIN rotations have begun. 

* Read alouds 

* Dramtatic Play 

* Phonics skills, rhyming, letter and sound recognition, letter formation, sensory words,  Blending onset and rime, high frequency words are, now, what and you.

*Guided reading - reading an on level book, it will come home in your child's reading folder.

Recognizing our names and differentiating between capital and lower case letters. Writing our names with best handwriting. Listening to rhyming words and nursery rhymes. Book handling skills.

 We will focus on letter  B,b Recognize it in print and the sounds it makes.  Practice writing these letters, capital and lowercase. Discuss naming letters and sounds they make.  Listen for beginning sounds and # of words in oral sentences.  Blend phonemes and listen for the final sound.

Review sight words :are,now, you, what

Essential question -  Where do different animals make their homes?

Practice knowing birthday. 

Practice activities, and stories read are on thinkcentral website.  


Topic 4

Comparing and ordering numbers 0 to 10.  

Test -  Monday, January 29,2019


Songs, activities and practice are on pearsonsuccessnet.com 


Below you will see the rules listed for our classroom and entire school.  Being B.R.A.V.E. will help you be successful and work toward being a shining student of the month in my class.







Behavior/Good Listening Skills

Eyes watching

Ears listening

Voices quiet

Body still




B.- be safe

     R. - respectful

   A. - attentive

            V. - very responsible

     E. - exceptional






















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