Thursday, October 17, 2019

Week of October 21st

What a FUN -Fun Fall Day!!! Thank you to all the parent volunteers that helped to make it a great success!!!

Letter of the Week: Ff and it's phonetic sound
Number of the Week: 5 is one more than four
God's Time: I Can Do It! Prayers of Petition, Our Father, Hail Mary
Color/Shape of the Month: Triangle and Orange
Unit Theme: Five Senses-Sense of Sound and Sight

Outside Play: If it is dry out we will play outside. No Hoods will be allowed to be worn on the playground. Please send children with a hat on cold days. Practice-Gloves in hats and Hats in sleeves.

October Show N Tell: Is Monday Oct.28th. I have the wrong date on the October letter. For Show N Tell the item MUST cover one of our lessons from October: Letter Dd,Ee, Ff and Gg. Numbers 4, and 5 The Shape Triangle and the Color Orange. Lessons on Five Senses, Fire Safety, and Fall. God Time we covered the Rosary and Thanking God for Fall and our 5 Senses!

Halloween: We are celebrating Halloween on Wed. Oct 30th. A letter was sent home on Wed. Oct 16th. If you have any questions please email me. Our Parade of Halloween Cuties will begin at 11:15.

Important dates:
10/25 Tag day-Dress in Halloween Colors (8th Grade Fundraiser
10/25 STS Trunk or Treat Night
10/26 Playground Mulching
10/28 October Show N Tell
10/30 Pre-K Halloween Party and Parade -Parade at 11:15
11/1 All Saints Day
11/2 STS Scrap n Craft Day-adults only
11/8 STS Tricky Tray-BEST EVER!!!!
11/11 No School-Veteran's Day
11/14 STS HSA Meeting- Child care available
11/15 Picture Retakes
11/27 Noon Dismissal-NO AFTERCARE
11/28-11/29 Thanksgiving Break

Friday, October 11, 2019

Week of October 14

It's Fall FUN Week! 

Letter of the Week: Ee and it's phonetic sound
Number of the Week: 4 is One more than three
God's Time: Jesus is our Friend
Shape/Color of the Month: Triangle and Orange
Unit Theme: Our Five Senses

Fall Fun Day is Wednesday Oct. 16th Rain or Shine. Please dress the children appropriately for the weather.

Halloween: A letter will be coming home explaining Halloween. Our Parade is at 11:15 on Wed. Oct 30th. Please invite family and friends to come and see the cutest Halloween Parade ever!!!

Outside Play: If the weather is dry we will be going outside to play or at least for a little walk. Please dress the children for the weather. As it gets cooler please know that HOODS are not going to be worn on the playground. It causes a danger when the children are running and can not see. Hats and gloves are best. Our routine in school is "gloves in hats and hats in sleeves" (coat). Please practice this at home so the children become more responsible for their own items.

Important Dates:
10/14 No School Columbus Day
10/16 Fall Fun Day
10/25 Tag Day-Halloween ( $1 donation will benefit 8th grade)
10/25 STS Family Night-Trunk or Treat
10/26 Mulching Playground
10/30 Halloween Parade and Party
11/8 STS Tricky Tray-So AMAZING!!!
11/11 No School-Veterans day

Friday, October 4, 2019

Week of October 7th

The weather is feeling a bit more like Fall. Be sure the children are dressed for outside play!

Letter of the Week: Dd and it's phonetic sound
Number of the Week: 4 (1 more than 3 is 4)
Color and Shape of the Month: Triangle and Orange
God's Time: SEEDS Theme: Jesus wants us to Grow   St Therese   Hail Mary
Unit Theme: Use our Five Senses to learn about Fire Trucks and Fire Safety.

Buddies-We met our  4th grade buddies on Friday 10/4!

Monday is our Fire Safety day. Be sure to talk about Fire Safety and your Plan if there were ever a fire in your home. Check your alarms and replaced the batteries.

Wednesday is St Therese Day! We will be joining the big school on our Walk a Thon to honor our Patroness St. Therese. Be sure to be dressed for the weather and wear your best walking shoes.

Friday Oct. 11th is a No School day! Monday Oct. 14th is a No School Day! 

Fall Fun Day: We are still missing some of the donations we need for Fall Fun Day. The donations are directly used towards Pumpkins and Entertainment for the children. I adjust the price each year so we have exactly what we need. Please submit by Wed. Oct. 9th.

Our Mum sale was a GREAT success! Thanks for your help. If you ordered mums they will be available to pick up on Wednesday Oct. 9th from 2:00-4:30 in the Vestibule of the Big School.

Halloween: Our Party and Parade will be on 10/30. Our parade will begin at 11:15am. I will be sending out more info shortly.

Important dates:
10/7 Fire Safety Day
10/9 St Therese Walk A Thon
        Pick Up Mums
10/11 & 10/14 No School
10/16 Fall Fun Day
10/19 8th Grade Meatball Madness
10/25 STS family Night -Trunk or Treat
10/30 Pre-K Halloween Parade and Party Parade is at 11:15am











Friday, September 27, 2019

Week of September 30th

End of September ALREADY!!!! We are really moving along!

Review Week: During a review week we go over and relearn some of our lessons from the month. We will revisit phonetic sounds, number placement and the color word. This also gives us a chance to work on patterns, STEM activities and other fun learning skills.

Show N Tell: Is Wednesday Oct 2nd. Show n Tell MUST follow at least one of our September Learning Skills. Letters A.B,C Numbers 1,2,3  Shape Circle, Color Yellow, Unit God's Creation God's Time-Noah's Ark.

Buddy Fall Picnic Snack: On Friday Oct. 4th we will have our Picnic Snack with our Buddies. The children need to bring One Snack, One Drink, One Towel to sit on and One SMALL Stuffed toy in a Shopping bag THEY can carry. LABEL, LABEL, LABEL!!!

Fall Fun Day: Is coming quickly! Oct. 16th. If you would like to help please fill out the form and send it in ASAP. We also need $7.00 per child to pay for pumpkins and Entertainment.
DONATION=  WE NEED NEWSPAPER for FALL FUN DAY. PLEASE send in ASAP.

Halloween: Our Halloween Party and Parade are on Wed. Oct 30th. We will parade staring at 11:15. Please invite family and friends to come and see the BEST Halloween Parade ever!

Dress for the Weather: As it gets cooler please know we will go outside if it is dry. Please be sure to dress the children for the weather. Layers are best-we can always take off extra jackets/sweaters.
HOODS are NOT a substitute for a hat! The children will not be able to wear a hood on the playground. It limits their peripheral vision on the playground.

Spoons and Forks: Please supply your child with what they need to eat snack and lunch.

IMPORTANT DATES:
9/28
STS Family BBQ
10/9 St. Therese Walk a Thon
10/10 Golf Outing
10/11&10/14 NO School
10/16 Fall Fun Day
10/19 STS 8th Grade Meatball Madness
10/25 STS Family Trunk or Treat
10/30 PreK Halloween Party and Parade


Thursday, September 19, 2019

Week of September 23rd

WOW!!! We have been so blessed with beautiful weather! The playground has been our new home!!!

Letter of the Week: Cc and it's phonetic sounds.
Number of the week: 3 (is one more than 2)
God's Time: Our SEEDS series begins this week with the theme "Jesus is with us"
Shape/Color of the Month: Yellow/Circle
Unit Theme: God's Creation - Our Five Senses

Weather and Outside: Please be aware that we will be going outside if the weather is dry. Sometimes it's just for a walk for fresh air. Please be sure the children are dressed properly for the day and all their jackets/outerwear is labeled. Layers are great - we adjust as the day warms up.

Room Parents: Our Room Parents are Mrs. Grey , Mrs. Cosme and Mrs. Castellano. They will be contacting you via email about up coming events in the classroom.

School Alerts: I want to be sure everyone is receiving school alerts. Mr. Dunnigan uses the alerts to notify parents of schedule changes, school delays and closings in bad weather and any emergencies. Mr. Wines (HSA Pres.) sends emails and alerts through a system called Parent Square. That will let you know of any St Therese School activities coming.

Important Dates: 
9/28 STS Family Day Tailgate BBQ
10/1 September Show N Tell
10/7 Roxbury Fire Trucks
10/9 St Therese Walk a Thon
10/10 STS Golf Outing
10/11 No School-Teacher In Service
10/14 No School- Columbus Day
10/16 Pre-K Fall Fun Day



Thursday, September 12, 2019

Week of September 16th

What a WONDERFUL first week of school. The children are working hard at learning all the new routines in our day! We also have some beautiful singing voices in our class!!!

Letter of the Week: Bb and it's phonetic sound
Number of the Week: 2 ... 1 and 1 make 2
God's Time: God's Creation "He made the animals"
Shape and Color of the Month: Circle and Yellow
Unit Theme: All God' Creation-Five Senses and Fall Season

Morning Greeting: The beginning of our day is at 8:15. We will try our best to meet everyone on the sidewalk while the weather is nice!

LABEL LABEL LABEL 
Please be sure to label anything that your child brings to school. Last week we had several denim jackets and a few that the children didn't recognize on their own. If it comes in with your child and your expecting it to return with them put a LABEL on it!

Friday September 20th- Wear BLUE against Bullying! This is a tag day that helps our 8th grade students. If you wish to donate spare change-$1 it would be appreciated but not necessary.

Important dates:
9/13 Picture Day
         STS family Night-Ice Cream Social
9/20 Wear Blue for Anti Bullying
9/28 STS family Day BBQ
10/1 September Show N Tell
10/9 St Therese Walk A Thon
10/10 STS Golf Outing
10/11 NO School-Teacher Prof. Day
10/14 No School-Columbus Day
10/16 PreK Fun Fall Day

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Week of Sept. 9th

Our First Week of Pre-K 4!!!!

Letter of the Week: Aa and it's phonetic sound.
Number of the Week: 1 "Can you make it One"
God's Time: Our New Beginning in PreK
Shape and Color of the Month: Circle and Yellow
Unit Theme: Discovering God's Creation- God Created Me

We are so looking forward to an AMAZING Year!!!!

Important dates:
9/6- First Day of Pre-K
      - Fuddruckers Family Night
9/12 Back to School Night
9/13 School Picture Day
        STS Family Night-Ice Cream Social
9/20 Tag Day- Wear Blue for Anti Bullying
9/28 STS Family Day- tailgate BBQ
10/1 September Show N Tell


Week of October 21st

What a FUN -Fun Fall Day!!! Thank you to all the parent volunteers that helped to make it a great success!!! Letter of the Week: Ff and it...