Pre-K 4 Ms. Jakubowski

Welcome to Ms. Jakubowski's Pre-K Class! 

April Newsletter

During the month of April, we finish our study of Lent and Easter and will begin a new unit, Plants, when we return from Easter break.

Some of the ELA standards that we will cover are: 

-With prompting and supporting, read/tell a story using a wordless picture book

-Understand and use increasingly varied and complex vocabulary

-With prompting and support, blend simple CVC (consonant - vowel - consonant) words

-Restate or directions and explanations

-Show understanding of temporal words (today, tomorrow, yesterday; before, after; first, last; beginning, middle, end)


We will finish our 4th math module, comparison of length, weight, and capacity.  This module will last until the end of the month.

The standards we will cover are:

-Compare numbers

-Describe and compare measurable attributes (length and weight)


For religion, we will continue to learn about Lent and Easter.  We will finish up our kind acts for others. It’s been nice putting smiles on people’s faces!

In science, we will learning how the spring season brings new life and we will discuss the new life we will begin to see.

During social studies, we will continue to learn about the life and work of Jesus Christ.  We are learning that Jesus spent his life spreading love to all.

Homework April 24th- April 28th

Students practice writing their first and last name. The page is posted in your child’s notebook.

Draw pictures or cut and glue pictures that deal plants and flowers into your notebook.

Practice writing Aa, Bb, Cc, Dd in your notebook. If your child is having difficulty with writing, they can practice writing on a dry erase broad or a vertical chalk board.

Read a book every day! Your child can retell the story once completed. Please have them practice words such as- before, during, after, first, next, then, last, beginning, middle, and end.


Important Dates

Friday, May 12th - Mother’s Day Tea from 10:30-11:30 in the gym
Friday, May 19th- Field Trip to Vanderbilt Planetarium 
Monday, May 22nd- Faith Fair 
Friday, June 9th - Father’s Day Breakfast from 8:30-9:30 in the library

Wednesday, June 14th  - Moving Up Ceremony at 10:00AM in the gym   


Helpful Links!!

http://www.starfall.com/n/level-k/letter-l/load.htm?filter=abc

http://www.abcya.com/kindergarten_alphabet_bingo.htm

http://www.abcya.com/alphabet_bubble_letter_match.htm

http://www.abcya.com/alphabet_matching_game.htm

http://www.abcya.com/letter_match_uppercase_lowercase.htm

http://www.abcya.com/letter_trace.htm