Newsletters

Ocean Room Newsletter August 27th - 31st, 2018

August 31, 2018 -

Ocean Room Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! It has been a wonderful first full week here in the Ocean room! We spent our time learning all of our new friend’s names, reading tons of fun stories and getting used to the rules, routines and expectations of being in Pre-K. We also had a blast familiarizing… [read more]

Galaxy Room Newsletter 8/27-31

August 31, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review August 27- Aug 31, 2018 Notes and Reminders ● There will be no Pre-K Monday for Labor Day. See you Tuesday! ● Please remember that we are a nut-free program. We have several students with severe allergies to almonds, cashews, pistachios, and peanuts, so please double check that granola bars… [read more]

Ocean room newsletter 9/4-9/7

September 7, 2018 -

Ocean Room Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been another great week here in Pre-K! We spent our time talking all about ourselves, being interviewed for the Pre-K time capsules, drawing self-portraits, making “mini me’s” and much more! Next week we will be talking about families and will also begin our letter study…. [read more]

Galaxy room week in review 9/4-9/7

September 7, 2018 -

Galaxy room Week in Review   Notes and Reminders   Every day students sign themselves in on their own sign in sheets while parents sign in on the state roster. Please remind/encourage your student to attempt this task each day. This small amount of practice makes a big difference and is an important part of… [read more]

Galaxy Room week in review 9/10-14

September 14, 2018 -

Galaxy Room week in review Notes and Reminders ● Thanks to Jesse R.’s family for the delicious snack this week! ● We are noticing a lot of students who are hungry throughout the day, as they are adjusting to their new Pre-K school schedule. We eat lunch at 11:45, and have an afternoon snack at… [read more]

Ocean Room Newsletter, 9/10-14

September 14, 2018 -

Ocean Room newsletter September 10th – 14th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great week in Pre-K talking all about families! We read some awesome books, held interesting discussions and did a handful of projects along the way. Next week we will be talking about our neighborhoods. We will also be revisiting… [read more]

Galaxy room Sept.17-21 2018 week in review

September 21, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in review Notes and Reminders Thanks to Fletcher Brigham’s family for the delicious snack this week! This coming week we will begin Person of the Week. Each week a different student will be highlighted. We do an interview with that student, then all the other students draw a picture which goes into… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter September 17th - 21st, 2018

September 21, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter September 17th – 21st, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a busy week in the Ocean room talking all about neighborhoods. We read some great stories, went on a scavenger hunt, practiced the sounds and writing the letter Aa and much more. Next week we will learn about community workers… [read more]

Galaxy Room week in review Sept.24-28 2018

September 28, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review Sept.24-28 2018  Notes and Reminders   Thanks to Reuben’s family for the delicious snack this week! Our full day is from 8:30-3:00 and morning meeting happens at 8:50. ​ If you need to arrive or pickup outside of those times (unless you are registered for before/after care), please let us… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter September 24th - 28th, 2018

September 28, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter September 24th – 28th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a blast this week talking all about community workers and practicing the letter Bb.  We even had the chance to meet a few workers in our community. Next week we will learn about the five senses and the letter of… [read more]

Ocean room 10/1-5

October 5, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter October 1st – 5th, 2018 Hello, Pre-K families! The week flew by as we learned about each of our five senses! We learned the “Five Senses” song and practiced the sounds, sign language and written letter Cc. Next week we will focus on the Fall season and the letter of the week will be… [read more]

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct. 1-5

October 5, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct. 1-5 2018  Notes and Reminders   Thanks to Cole’s family for the delicious snack this week! Monday we will welcome a new friend-Jack! Conference sign-ups are out! Please select a daytime or evening slot to discuss your child’s progress! Conferences are adult-only, please make other arrangements for your child… [read more]

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct.8-12, 2018

October 12, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct.8-12, 2018   Notes and Reminders Thanks to Aria’s family for the delicious snack this week! The next letter of the week will be Ff The next Person of the Week will be Cimren Conferences are just around the corner! Be sure to sign up for an evening or daytime… [read more]

Ocean Room Newsletter 8th - 12th, 2018

October 12, 2018 -

Ocean Room Newsletter 8th – 12th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great week talking about the Fall season and thoroughly enjoyed all of the fun activities we did along the way. Next week we will continue with our Fall theme and the letter of the week will be Ee. Please help… [read more]

Ocean Room Newsletter 15th - 19th, 2018

October 19, 2018 -

Ocean Room Newsletter 15th – 19th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We had a great week in the Ocean room learning more about Fall and investigating our classroom pumpkin! Next week we will be focusing on friendship and the letter of the week will be Ff. Please help your child choose something for share that… [read more]

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct.15-19 2018

October 19, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct.15-19 2018   Notes and Reminders Thanks to Isla’s family for the delicious snack this week! We had a school wide Earthquake Drill on Thursday as part of the Great Shake Out. Pre-K practiced making egg shapes with their bodies and taking cover under the classroom tables. They did awesome!… [read more]

Ocean Room Newsletter October 22-26

October 26, 2018 -

Ocean Room Newsletter October 22-26 Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great week learning about nocturnal animals and doing fun activities and projects along the way. Next week we will learn about spiders and the letter of the week will be Gg. Please help your child choose something that begins with Gg to bring… [read more]

Galaxy Room Week in Review Oct. 22-26 2018

October 26, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review Notes and Reminders Thanks to Jacob’s family for the delicious snack this week! Pre-K does not celebrate Halloween. Please leave all costumes, treats, and all Halloween related items at home to be enjoyed outside of school. Please return Parent Forms for conferences by November 1st (next Friday) Pre-K is a… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review Oct.29-Nov.2 2018

November 2, 2018 -

Galaxy room Week in Review Oct.29-Nov.2 2018 Notes and Reminders Thanks to Anouk’s family for the delicious snack this week! Also, if you haven’t yet signed up for two weeks of snack, please see the sign-up sheet below the parent board. If you haven’t returned the Parent Conference Form, please return it no later than… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter October 29th - November 2nd, 2018

November 2, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter October 29th – November 2nd, 2018 Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a fantastic week learning about spiders and doing fun projects and activities along the way. Next week we will be talking about friendships, health and nutrition.   The letter of the week will be Hh. Please help your child choose something… [read more]

Ocean Room Newsletter November 5th - 9th, 2018

November 9, 2018 -

Ocean Room Newsletter November 5th – 9th, 2018 Hello, Pre-K families! We had a fun week in the ocean room learning about health, wellness and talking more about friendships. Next week we will be focusing on nutrition and friendship. The letter of the week will be Ii. Please help your child choose something for share… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review November 5-9, 2018

November 9, 2018 -

Galaxy room Week in Review November 5-9, 2018   Notes and Reminders Thanks to Jesse Z.’s family for the delicious snack this week! Also, please make sure you have signed up for at least two weeks of snack. Thank you in advance! Please sign up to bring one item for our Stone Soup project on… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter November 13th - 16th, 2018

November 16, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter November 13th – 16th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been another great week here in the Ocean room. We spent our time together focusing on what makes a good friend and how to form friendships. Next week will be short but sweet, talking more about gratitude and friendship. We will also… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review Nov.12-16 2018

November 16, 2018 -

Galaxy room Week in Review Nov.12-16 2018  Notes and Reminders Thanks to Fletcher Bailey’s family for the delicious snack this week! We are running low on our back-up clothing for accidents, so if your child has borrowed PreK clothing, please wash it and return it. Also, it is a good time to check your child’s cubby… [read more]

Galaxy room Week In Review Nov.19-20 2018

November 21, 2018 -

Galaxy room Week In Review Nov.19-20 2018 Notes and Reminders The next Person of the week will be Isla. The next letter of our alphabet study will be Kk It’s getting chilly outside! This week’s temperatures were in the low 40’s during our morning recess. Please make sure your child has a warm winter coat (or… [read more]

Galaxy Room Week in Review Nov.26-30

November 30, 2018 -

Galaxy Room Week in Review Nov.26-30   Notes and Reminders   Thanks to Polli’s family for the delicious snack this week! We really enjoyed meeting with all of you to discuss your child’s progress in our classroom. Winter Break: December 17th – January 1st The next letter of the week will be Ll The next Person… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter November 26th - 30th, 2018

November 30, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter November 26th – 30th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We had a super fun week reading tons of Mo Willems’ books and learned some interesting facts about Mo along the way! Next week we are learning about polar animals and the letter of the week is Kk. Please help your child choose… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review December 3-7, 2018

December 7, 2018 -

 Galaxy room Week in Review December 3-7, 2018    Notes and Reminders Thanks to Cameron’s family for the delicious snack this week! Are you getting an early start on winter break? Please let us know if your child will be out of school any days next week. To celebrate the last day of school before… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter December 3rd - 7th, 2018

December 7, 2018 -

Ocean room Newsletter December 3rd – 7th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We had a blast learning all about polar animals this week and doing fun projects and activities along the way. Next week we will be talking about the winter season and the letter of the week will be Ll. Please help your child… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter December 10th - 14th, 2018

December 20, 2018 -

  Ocean room Newsletter December 10th – 14th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great last week before winter break talking about all things winter! We spent our time crafting top secret projects, singing fun songs and reading tons of stories. When we return from winter break we will review the rules… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review Dec 10-14 2018

December 20, 2018 -

Galaxy room Week in Review Dec 10-14 2018   Notes and Reminders Thanks to Polli’s family for the delicious snack this week! Pre-K is back in session on Wednesday, January 2nd. Happy winter break!   Ideas for Helping Your Child Transition After Break A few days before school starts, encourage your child to share his… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review Jan. 2-4

January 4, 2019 -

Galaxy room Week in Review Jan.2-4   Notes and Reminders Thanks to Grayson and June’s families for the delicious snack this week! The next letter of the week will be Nn The next Person of the Week will be Jacob Students are welcome to use chapstick at school. Since it is considered a “medicine” by the… [read more]

Ocean Room Pre-K Newsletter January 2nd-4th, 2019

January 4, 2019 -

Ocean Room Pre-K Newsletter January 2nd-4th, 2019   Hello, Pre-K families! We had a great first (short) week back from winter break! Everyone was so happy to see each other and share about their time away from school. We spent our time visiting with each other and reviewing the rules and routines of Pre-K. Next… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review January 7-11, 2019

January 11, 2019 -

Galaxy room Week in Review January 7-11, 2019   Notes and Reminders Thanks to Jesse R.’s family for the delicious snack this week! To help keep everyone safe, please make sure Pre-K students and siblings are accompanied by an adult when entering or exiting the classroom door. The entrance to our classroom is near an active… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter January 7th - 11th, 2019

January 11, 2019 -

Ocean room Newsletter January 7th – 11th, 2019 Hello, Pre-K families! We had a great week learning about space! We turned our dramatic play area into a space station, learned tons of new facts and did some fun projects and activities along the way. Next week we will continue learning about space and the letter… [read more]

Galaxy room Week in Review, January 14-18, 2019

January 18, 2019 -

Galaxy room Week in Review   Notes and Reminders   Thanks to Fletcher Brigham’s family for the delicious snack this week! We have a few open slots so if you haven’t yet signed up for 2 weeks of snack, please see the sign-up sheet by the door. The next Person of the Week will be… [read more]

Ocean room Newsletter January 14th - 18th, 2019

January 18, 2019 -

Ocean room Newsletter January 14th – 18th, 2019   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had another fantastic week learning even more about space! Next week we will finish our space unit and the letter of the week will be Pp. Please help your child choose something for share that begins with Pp.     Thanks… [read more]