Preschool Ms. Monica

preschool news


Language/Literacy

We have been working on writing our names. We have also been learning about parts of books. We are also working on writing stories.

Books:

Me on the Map

Froggy goes to School

The Book with no Picture


We have learned letters A-Z (uppercase). We are know working on lowercase letters. Students are learning the letter name/picture/ sound.

picture of alphabet with corresponding pictures

Science/Social Studies

We have been learning about plants. We have been learning about different parts of plants and what plants need to live. We have also been learning about important places in Monroe. We have learned about cardinal directions and how to use a map and compass.

Math

We have been working in Math Centers. Students have been working on counting, patterns, shapes and adding number to 5. Students have been using the app SeeSaw to then record their learning during math centers.



Social Emotional

We are working on peer problem solving. The students are learning how to use their words with their friends. We are also working on sharing and how to use kind words with our friends. We are also working on creating school our school rules. This is what we have come up with:

We have 3 rules:

BE SAFE

Use Walking Feet

Keep our hands and Feet to ourselves

Use Listening Ears

BE KIND

Use Nice words

Help each other

Share

TAKE CARE OF OUR THINGS

Help clean up

We have also started talking about our choices. We have a stop light that represents our choices:

Green-Safe Choices

Yellow- Warning Need to Make Better Choices

Red- Unsafe/Dangerous Choices

Physical/Health

We are learning about the importance of using tissues and washing our hands. I would like to have family member come in and share a healthy snack once a month with the students. Something that we could make together. If you are interested please let me know so we could set up a day for you to come in and share.


EVENTS


Expedition Night 6/6 @ 6pm

Last Day of School 6/19




Reminders:

Spring is here! Please remember to send an extra set of clothes in for you child. The playground can be wet and muddy at times.


Mondays is Physical Education please send sneakers or have your child wear sneakers.

Please feel free to contact me via email mbixby@monroeschool77.com or a phone call with any questions or concerns.




cartoon picture with words Play, Learn and Grow Together