Wednesday, July 19, 2017


My name is Xiomara Serbones, I can’t wait to meet each and everyone. My goal is to motivate children in ascertaining their inner strengths abilities and discovering what truly inspires them. I am to provide a stimulating learning environment that encourages children to trust their own opinions, while fostering confidence to realize their fullest potential.


Below you will find a list of materials for this school year.

v 1 Family photo
v A change of clothes in a Ziploc bag (please label all clothing items and Ziploc with child's name and last name)
v 2 Packs of white printing paper
v 3 Boxes of tissue paper
v 3 Packs of baby wipes
v 2 Boxes of Ziploc bags
v 2 Hand sanitizers
v 3 container of Clorox wipes

v 2 Pre-k notebooks (from our school supply room) 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Week of June 26, 2017

Transformation!


Enduring understandings that the student should have by the end of the unit:

  Many things around me change.
  There are many ways objects can change. 
  There are many kinds of changes in nature. 
  Some things about me change and some things stay the same. 

Lessons and activities for the week:

Blocks- Students are invited to measure each other with blocks.

Pretend Play- Props will be provided for students to pretend they are adults.Students will discuss how they change as they grow.

Art- Students are invited to create faces that express different emotions on paper plates.

Science- Students will be able to make predictions about what will happen when you mix vinegar and baking soda.

Math- Plastic cups will be added to the math center.  Students are invited to build a tower with the cups.

Library- Students are invited to read books about our theme, transformation.

Writing/Technology-  Weekly learning games on iPads are provided.  

Sensory- Sand and water, or play-doh.

Some of the books we will read this week are:


  Joseph had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn 


Reminders
·     Moving Up Ceremony Tuesday, June 27th
 at 10:00 AM in the auditorium. Please bring your child to school at 9:45 a.m. Each student is permitted up to three (3) guests

·     Report Cards will be distributed on Wednesday, June 28th. Dismissal is at 1:00 p.m.


Link to Weekly lesson Plan







If you have any questions Mr. Woods or I cannot answer feel free to contact the Archdiocese at (888) 227-8175 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm or Email At Cathlicschools.upk@archny.org 

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Week of June 19, 2017

Transformation!


Enduring understandings that the student should have by the end of the unit:

  Many things around me change.
  There are many ways objects can change. 
  There are many kinds of changes in nature. 
  Some things about me change and some things stay the same. 

Lessons and activities for the week:

Blocks- Students are invited to measure each other with blocks.

Pretend Play- Props will be provided for students to pretend they are adults.Students will discuss how they change as they grow.

Art- Students are invited to create faces that express different emotions on paper plates.

Science- Students will be able to make predictions about what will happen when you mix vinegar and baking soda.

Math- Plastic cups will be added to the math center.  Students are invited to build a tower with the cups.

Library- Students are invited to read books about our theme, transformation.

Writing/Technology-  Weekly learning games on iPads are provided.  

Sensory- Sand and water, or play-doh.

Some of the books we will read this week are:


   •  Joseph had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
  • The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn 

  
Reminders

·     The last day of After-School is Thursday, June 22nd
·     School will be closed on, June 23rd.
·     Moving Up Ceremony Tuesday, June 27th
 at 10:00 AM in the auditorium. Please bring your child to school at 9:45 a.m.

Recommended Home School Connection

Monday: Universal Handwriting Page 64 and 65
Tuesday: Getting ready to read and write Page 68 and 69
Wednesday: Hand Writing My Letter Rr
Thursday: Math News Here’s What I Know

Link to Weekly lesson Plan







If you have any questions Mr. Woods or I cannot answer feel free to contact the Archdiocese at (888) 227-8175 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm or Email At Cathlicschools.upk@archny.org

Welcome To pre-k 5!!! My name is Xiomara Serbones, I can’t wait to meet each and everyone. My goal is to motivate children in ascertain...