Scooby Doo Classroom Overview
Scooby Doo Newsletter
May 15–May 25, 2017 (This will be the last Newsletter)
THEME: Outer Space, Review and Evaluations
Vocabulary: rotate, revolve, atmosphere, gravity and constellation
Visual Perception & Reading Readiness:Reviewing upper and lowercase letters and their sounds. Continuing to practice Alphabetical Order, beginning sounds and ending sounds.
Auditory Perception & Listening:Stories: ”Planets”; “There’s No Place Like Space!”; “Stargazers”; “What Is the World Made Of?”; “Can’t Sleep”; “My First Book About Space”; “Minnie and Moo Go to the Moon”, “Who’s in the Sky?”; “Regards to the Man in the Moon”; “I Love My Shadow!”; “Mousetronaut”; “Sidney, Stella, and the Moon”.
Visual Motor: Making “stars” with a toothbrush; using a push pin to punch holes in paper to create various “constellations”. Scrunching foil and making “Comet Balls”.
Expressive Language:Why is the Earth the best planet for us to live on? If you traveled into space, what would you bring?
Art: Comet Balls; Constellation Telescopes
Cognitive Skills: Understanding some basic concepts about our Solar System.
Phonics: Reviewing letters and their sounds.
Math and Number Fun: Continuing to practice our addition, subtraction; working on our skip counting by 2’s, 5’s and 10’s.
Science: Discussing where stars ‘go’ during the day. Demonstrating day and night.
***Ms. Ana and I would like to thank everyone for their thoughtfulness, kind words and generosity during ‘Teacher Appreciation Week’!!!!
***Daily Graduation practices are underway; please have your child to school on time.
***Parent/Teacher Conferences — May 17th-May 24th.
I will have a sign-up sheet outside of the classroom or you can email me to request a day and time.
***Thurs., 5/25—Graduation/Party and Last Day!
– Please mark your calendars.