Kindergarten Weekly News November 13, 2015 Just a Reminder We’re Flying High Books That Fill the Please send in a small Over… Bill object from home that Special topics we’re studying Runny Babbit by Shel begins with “f” for our Next week we will be fiddling letter friend of the week on Silverstein around with letter “F”. Please Friday, 11/20. Ideas for how to use this story at • Snack Please remember practice letter/sound recognition home: with letter “F”. /f/ is a lip cooler In this mixed up book, traditional words to send in a healthy snack each day with your child. made by placing the top teeth over are replaced with rhymes. Read aloud the bottom lip. /f/ is a quiet sound poem and ask your child to tell you • Alphabet Books – Please and uses no voice. Practice the awhat the real rhyming word should be. remember to practice the difference the mouth makes in Thanksgiving Is for Giving yellow alphabet flip book forming the /f/ sound and the /th/ Thanks by Margaret regularly with your child as sound. Sutherland this practice greatly Ideas for how to use this story at benefits your child in the home: classroom. Wheel activities: your child to think of someone, • KidStuff Coupon books Children are focusing on rhyming Help words. A fun way to review rhyming a relative or a friend, who has given are past due. words at home would be to make them the gift of time and love this Upcoming Events up I spy nonsense words as you year. Have your child write a thank are eating dinner or driving in the you note to this person expressing • Parent Visitation Day– Tuesday 11/17 AM Kdg. car and see if your child can find a why they are thankful for him or her. times: 9:30-10:30, PM Kdg. real word match for it. For example: Help your child to stretch out the times: 1:45-2:45 I spy something that rhymes with words as we do each day in kid • Parent Conferences will be snork – your child would answer writing. Add a thankfulness bag to your letter with the following items held Mon., November 23rd fork. th and Tues., November 24 and a note to explain each: • A rubber band to keep our • Please remember to sign • up online • • No school – Tuesday, 11/24 through Friday, 11/27. School resumes on Monday, 11/30. Progress Reports will be issued on Friday, 11/20. Please sign and return only the envelope. • • • • hearts tied together always. A candy kiss to say thank you for all your love. A penny to say thank you for sharing my thoughts and letting me know I am important to you. A warm fuzzy (small pompom) to make you feel good when we are apart. A piece of Lifesaver candy, a circle to show that my love for you will never end.