Weekly Newsletter

Mrs. Richter’s Room

“A person’s a person, no matter how small.” ~ Dr. Seuss

September 24, 2012


Our Week                                                    Important                                          

This week we will be learning about:                                  Parent AEPS forms due 9/24                               

  • Letter of the Week - B                                                 Please read with your child every                       
  • Number of the Week - 2                                     day.  Research shows children who                                     
  • Concepts - in/out up/down                       are read to become better readers  
  •                                                                              and achieve more in school.


App of the Week                                                              Upcoming Events

  • Letter Muncher                                    October 2 - Picture Day
  • Platform: iPhone, iPad                                            October 3 - Special Education Count Day
  • Cost: $1.99                                                             (PLEASE attend!!!)
  • Practice identifying letters                                    October 5 - Instructional Friday          
Volunteers for the Week

           9/24 Monday – Rebecca Reed (AM)

           9/25 Tuesday – Cassandra Williams (AM)

           9/26 Wednesday – Jill McCormick (PM)

           9/27 Thursday – Jodi Turner (PM)


Alum Playdough Recipe


  • 2 tablespoons of alum
  • 2 cups of flour
  • 1 cup of salt
  • 1 cup of water
  • 2 tablespoons of oil
  • a few drops of any food coloring you wish


  • Pour the dry ingredients into a bowl and stir.
  • Then, stir your food coloring, oil and water together.
  • Pour the liquid into the dry ingredients carefully while you mix them together.
  • Then knead the mixture until desired texture is achieved.
  • Enjoy your Alum playdough!

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