Newsletters

Newsletter 8/29-9/1

September 1, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter August 29th – September 1st, 2017   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a fantastic first week here in Pre-K. Thank you to all of the families for helping to make such a seamless transition! We had a lot of fun in and outside of the classroom. We read books, sang songs,… [read more]

Newsletter September 5-8th, 2017

September 8, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter  Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been another great week here in Pre-K, getting more familiar with the rules, routines and expectations. We kept busy with projects, songs, stories and tons of play. Beginning next week, we will start our ABC share. This will be a weekly routine that will be part of our… [read more]

Newsletter September 11th - 15th, 2017

September 15, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter  Hello, Pre-K families! It’s hard to believe that we have already finished our third week of school! But as the saying goes, “Time flies when you’re having fun!” And that we have had! We spent the week focusing on families! Next week we will be talking about our neighborhoods and community and… [read more]

Newsletter September 18th - 22nd, 2017

September 22, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter     Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a great week in room 111! We talked all about neighborhoods and homes. We also had our first visit from Miss Nina and our first practice Lockdown drill. Next week we will be talking about Community Helpers and the letter of the week will be… [read more]

Newsletter September 25th - 29th, 2017

September 29, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! We spent this past week learning all about community helpers! We learned about firefighters, police officers, doctors, dentists, construction workers, librarians and more. We also began doing our official Pre-K sign-ins. Students will practice writing their names every morning before making a table choice. Next week we will… [read more]

Newsletter October 2nd - 6th, 2017

October 6, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K weekly review   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had an awesome week learning all about our five senses. We sang songs, played audio Bingo, held a taste test and even painted with Kool Aid and Jell-O. Next week’s theme will focus on the Fall season and the letter of the week will be… [read more]

Newsletter October 9th - 12th, 2017

October 12, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K    Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a short but sweet week here in Pre-K! We started talking about the Fall season and all of the fun we can experience during this time of year. We collected beautiful leaves, studied them closely, made collages, crafted scarecrows, and that was just the beginning of this… [read more]

Newsletter October 16th - 20th, 2017

October 20, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter   Hello, Pre-K families! We had a wonderful week finishing up the second half of our Fall unit. We had an apple taste test, made applesauce, counted pumpkin seeds, and made adorable squirrels. Next week we will be learning about nocturnal animals and the letter of the week will be F. Please… [read more]

Newsletter October 23rd - 27th, 2017

October 27, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a full week of fun learning all about nocturnal animals, doing some awesome projects and activities along the way. We also spent a ton of time outside enjoying the beautiful Fall weather. Next week we will be learning about spiders and the letter of the… [read more]

Newsletter October 30th - November 3rd, 2017

November 3, 2017 -

  Irvington Pre-K    Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a spider-tastic week in Pre-K! We read spider stories, watched a spider video, made spider hats, and even had a spider themed party! Next week we will be talking about health and wellness, and we will be reviewing letters A – G (since it will… [read more]

Newsletter November 6th - 8th, 2017

November 13, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter   Hello, Pre-K families! We had a short but sweet week focusing on health and wellness! We discovered some great ways to avoid germs, how to properly wash our hands, and even learned some yoga poses along the way!  Next week we will begin the first half of our cooking unit and… [read more]

Newsletter November 13th - November 17th, 2017

November 17, 2017 -

  Irvington Pre-K Newsletter   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great first week of cooking in Pre-K! Thank you to all of the families that provided healthy fruits and vegetables to make soup and fruit salad. Our unit next week will focus on gratitude and giving thanks for all the wonderful things we have… [read more]

Newsletter November 20th - 22nd, 2017

November 22, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter   Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a short but sweet week here in Pre-K! We have been talking all about gratitude and the special things we have in our lives! Next week we will continue with the second week of our cooking unit! If you have signed up to bring in supplies for… [read more]

Newsletter November 27th - December 1st, 2017

December 1, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter  Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great second week of cooking in Pre-K! Thank you to all of the families that provided items to make our personal pizzas and dirt cups. Next week we will begin our two-week unit on Winter and the letter of the week will be Jj. Please… [read more]

Newsletter December 4th - 8th, 2017

December 8, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a really fun week here in Pre-K. We have had so many fun activities and projects, the days flew by! We also had our very first pajama party from earning 10 stars and some kids declared it was the best day of their lives! Next week… [read more]

Newsletter December 11th - 15th, 2017

December 15, 2017 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter     Hello, Pre-K families! We had a terrific week doing all kinds of winter related projects and learning some great new songs along the way. We also had more birthdays this week than any other in Pre-K history! When we return from winter break we will be learning about arctic animals. We… [read more]

Newsletter January 2nd-5th, 2018

January 5, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families, Happy New Year! We have had a fantastic first week back from winter vacation! Everyone came to school looking happy, refreshed and even a little taller! We spent the week getting back into the swing of things, reviewing the rules of the classroom and learned about a handful… [read more]

Newsletter January 8th - 12th, 2018

January 12, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families, We had a blast delving into the first week of our space unit. We learned about spaceships and rockets, made our very own Pre-K Space Station in the dramatic play area and even got to play inside a rocket ship tent! Next week we will continue learning about… [read more]

Newsletter January 16th -19th, 2018

January 19, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families, We have had a great second week learning all about space. We spent our days discovering interesting facts about Mercury, Venus, Earth and the Moon. And of course, did some awesome related projects too. Next week we will finish our space unit and the letter of the week… [read more]

Newsletter January 22nd - 26th, 2018

January 26, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families, We have had a blast finishing up our space unit. We learned about the rest of the planets in our solar system through informational books and silly songs! Next week we will kick off our Fairy Tale unit and the letter of the week will be Oo. Please… [read more]

Newsletter January 29th - February 2nd, 2018

February 2, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families, We have had a whimsical week reading many of the classic fairy tales with the added bonus of some new versions too! In addition to all of the fun stories we had the pleasure of reading, we also enjoyed some fun activities and projects along the way. Next… [read more]

Newsletter February 5th - 9th, 2018

February 9, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter Hello, Pre-K families! We have had another lovely week reading more fairy tales and enjoying the variety of activities and projects that accompanied them! Next week we will turn our focus towards friendship, talking all about what it should look and feel like. The letter of the week will be Qq, please… [read more]

Newsletter February 12th - 16th, 2018

February 16, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had the friendliest of weeks here in Pre-K! We talked all about what it means to be a good friend through a variety of activities and thought-provoking stories. Next week we will turn our focus towards the theater arts and the letter of the week will… [read more]

Newsletter February 20th - 23rd, 2018

February 23, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! What an eventful week it has been! For the short amount of time that we were at school, we had plenty of fresh air, did a few fun crafts and talked about music too! Next week we will revisit letter Rr and our theme will center around a… [read more]

Newsletter February 26th - March 2nd, 2018

March 2, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been so fun this week reading all of tongue twisting classics by Dr. Seuss! We also did some fun Seuss-like activities and projects too! Next week we will turn our focus towards Art, and the letter of the week will be Ss. Please help your child choose… [read more]

Newsletter March 5th - 9th, 2018

March 9, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K  Hello, Pre-K families! We had a great first week being introduced to the basics of art. First we discussed that art is not one thing and that it is all around us, in parks, theaters, on the sides of buildings, in our schools etc. We talked about lines, shapes, primary colors, how art… [read more]

Newsletter March 12th - 16th, 2018

March 16, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter     Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a great second week learning more about art! We turned our focus towards two famous artists: Henri Matisse and Wassily Kandinsky and tried our hands at both of their art styles.  Next week we will finish our three-week unit on art and the letter of… [read more]

Newsletter March 19th - 23rd, 2018

March 23, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a great third and final week of our art unit. We finished a few lingering projects and read some great books along the way. When we return from spring break, we will be focusing on the spring season, gardening and insects. The letter of the week… [read more]

Newsletter April 9th - 13th, 2018

April 13, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K    Hello, Pre-K families! What a great week it has been learning all about insects! We talked about ants, butterflies, ladybugs, bees and more! We also did some fun activities and projects along the way.  Next week we will turn our focus towards dinosaurs and the letter of the week will be Xx…. [read more]

Newsletter April 16th - 20th, 2018

April 20, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K   Hello, Pre-K families! As predicted, the dinosaur unit has been a hit this week! We talked about how long ago they roamed the earth, what they ate and even talked a bit about fossils. Next week we will continue to learn about dinosaurs and the letter of the week will be Yy…. [read more]

Newsletter April 23rd - April 27th, 2018

April 27, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter    Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a busy week here in Pre-K, finishing up our dinosaur unit and singing our special song for the Irvington Musical Performance. Next week we will learn about jungles and rainforests and the letter of the week will be Zz! Please help your child choose something to… [read more]

May 11, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter May 7th – 11th, 2018   Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a whale of a time this week learning all about ocean animals! We talked about sharks, hermit crabs, sea turtles and more! In addition to all of the ocean fun, our butterflies made their debut and we had the pleasure… [read more]

Newsletter May 14th - 18th, 2018

May 18, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K  Hello, Pre-K families! We have had a busy week finishing up our second half of the ocean unit. We learned about jellyfish, seahorses, anglerfish and more! And of course did some awesome projects and activities all the while. Next week we will be doing a unit on transportation and our letter blend will… [read more]

Newsletter May 21st - 25th, 2018

May 25, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K  Hello, Pre-K families! Planes, trains and automobiles are what we talked about this week! We spent our time learning the history of each important mode of transportation, enjoyed some fun activities, and completed a few projects to adorn the walls of the classroom.  Next week will be filled with Kindergarten-readiness fun! For share,… [read more]

Newsletter May 29th - June 1st, 2018

June 1, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K  Hello, Pre-K families! It’s been a short but sweet week here in room 111. We spent our time reading tons of kindergarten themed books, doing fun activities, and preparing for our graduation. Next week will be full of summer camp fun as we spend our last five days together!   Thanks and Reminders… [read more]

June 8, 2018 -

Irvington Pre-K Newsletter June 4th – 8th, 2018 Dear Pre-K Families,   It’s hard to believe that we have already spent a whole school year together. But as the saying goes, “time flies when you’re having fun.” And THAT, we have had! We have spent our last week together reading stories, playing outside, having tons… [read more]