Our Classroom Newsletter

What We're Learning This Week:

  • 3-D Shapes
  • 11-20
  • Punctuating sentences with ! . and ?
  • Parts of Plants (roots, stem, leaves, flowers, seeds)
  • Onomatopeoia Words (Examples: Whoosh, Pop, Zip, Quack, Moo, Splat)
  • Sight Words: Just, Take, Of, Yellow

Coming Up Next Week...

  • Adding and subtracting numbers 11-20
  • Informational Writing
  • Butterflies and Insects
  • Long Term Investigation: Planting Seeds
  • Sight Words: Ask, Into, Them, White

Mark Your Calendars!

  • Report Card Pick up Night on Wednesday, April 10th from 4-7:30 PM
  • Class Picture Day! Friday, April 12th
  • Book Fair Begins on Monday, April 15th
  • Awards Ceremony for our Third Marking Period, April 22nd at 6:30 PM

Our Classroom Wish List

We're playing with our food again! :)

2D and 3D Snack Sort

We've been learning about 2D and 3D Shapes, and so our food fun next week will be using 2D and 3D food items.

Please send in ONE item from the following list (or any other 2D or 3D shaped snacks) by April 15:

Here are a few ideas:

  • marshmallows
  • Cheez Its
  • Bugles
  • Doritoes or other triangular snacks
  • cheese cubes
  • pepperoni
  • graham or other square or rectangular crackers
  • Whoppers candy
  • Combos
  • Pretzel Rods
  • Hershey Kisses or other cone shaped candy or snacks

Looking Ahead...

Lifecycle of a Butterfly Snack Sort



Our May Fun Food Snack Sort will enhance our Butterfly Lessons

For this activity, we will need:

  • mini marshmallows
  • gummi worms
  • Tootsie Rolls
  • Fancy crackers (shaped liked butterflies)