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JK E-Learning March 26,2020

 Good morning JK Parents and Students! Happy Friday! We are really looking forward to seeing all of  you today on our Zoom calls! We hope you have enjoyed and had fun with all the activities we have sent you this week. Eric Carle is such a great storyteller and artist. Today we will finish the week with one last story called The Tiny Seed. This is a story of a seed who is so tiny and not sure it will ever grow into a
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Read Aloud with Miss Butterworth

Enjoy this read-aloud of “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” with Miss Butterworth!
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JK E-Learning March 26,2020

Dear Parents and JK students, Good Morning, Today is Thursday March 26th! How does the weather look outside? Do you have a weather reporter at your house like we have in our classroom?  Yesterday it was sunny and warm!  Maybe Spring will stay! Today’s story by Eric Carle is “The Very Lonely Firefly” When a lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies he sees a lantern, a candle, and the eyes o
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Story Time with Mrs. dos Santos!

Enjoy a read-aloud of “Mouse in the House” here! Enjoy a read-aloud of “Red Hen and Sly Fox” here! Enjoy a read-aloud of “Widget” here!
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Mrs. Fahrenbach’s E-learning for Wednesday, March 25th

Dear Parents and JK students, Happy Wednesday! This week we have been writing the letter “B” and making lists of “B” Spring words. We have also been learning about the author Eric Carle and his artistic style. Today’s story is “The Very Busy Spider.” Grab the book if you have it and read it out loud together. Don’t worry if you don’t have the book, here is a link for you to listen to the story: https://www.yout
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E-Learning Eric Carle

  Dear Parents and  JK Students, Good Morning! I hope you have been busy thinking of Spring words that begin with the letter” B”. Here are some that we’ve come up with: Bubbles Bugs Bikes Boots Ball Birds Blooms Bunnies We’d love to hear your words! Draw a picture showing all of the above. Don’t forget to use lots of bright sunny color! Some fun facts about our author/artist: Eric Carle makes his pictures using
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“The Carrot Seed” Read-Aloud with Mrs. dos Santos

Good morning, Preschool friends! Join Mrs. dos Santos for some fun read-alouds this morning and have a terrific Tuesday!  
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E-Learning for Monday, March 23rd

Dear JK Parents and Students, Welcome to Week 2 of remote learning! We miss seeing you everyday and hope you are all doing well. This week promises to be a fun week! We will be learning a new letter and will continue to practice writing our names and letters we already know. Also we are doing an author study! We explore the work of the wonderful author and illustrator Eric Carle. Mr. Carle has written many great book
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Dear Parents and JK Students,   Today is PJ Day! Stay cozy…work, learn and play in your PJ’s 🙂 . Happy Spring! Today, March 19th, is the first day of Spring. It is officially called  the Spring Equinox, and it happens between March 19-21 each year.   Today would be a good day to play outside in the yard or take a walk with your family and look for signs of Spring. You will need to look and listen carefully
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JK E-Learning day 3

Dear JK Students and Parents,   Good morning, Happy Wednesday! Don’t forget to wear your SFX gear today and remember our great school community! We hope you all are well and having fun with our ideas and activities. We miss you all very much! Today we hope you have a long list of “P” words and have practiced writing your letter and your name. Continue to keep practicing your letter writing, make sure you are usi
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JK E-learning Day 2

Dear Parents and JK students, We miss seeing your smiling faces already! Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Wear green today and have some fun making a shamrock together to hang up in your house. In addition to the activities list we shared, we will check in with you each day via this blog to share learning ideas and JK activities.  Our Theme of the week is “Student Choice,” which means that the JK students voted to choose our
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A Few Ideas for Your Time at Home This Week!

Dear JK Families and Students, During your time off from SFX we have made a list of ideas for you to enjoy. You can find a few corresponding attachments here. Some of these activities are ones we do at school everyday, and some are ideas to make learning at home fun! The most important thing is to enjoy some quality play at home with your families and still grow your brain! Have fun and stay safe! Stacey Hardy (stace
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Transportation 2

Dear Parents, We had another great week learning about all the ways we use transportation!  Important Dates and Reminders: Let’s all stay connected as the next few weeks progress–we plan to continue our weekly blog during this break from school. Theme of the Week and Activities: At our Art Center, we painted with tires from toy cars and trucks. Our tire track paintings are very colorful and creative.  Loo
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Transportation 1 2020

Dear Parents,   We had a great week learning about transportation. It was wonderful to meet with so many of you to talk about your children and Junior Kindergarten! Important Dates and Reminders:  Friday March 13th is Grandparents/Special Person Day at SFX. Please check the news blast for details.  ***NOTE***  JK does not attend the all school mass. If a grandparent would like to take a JK  student to mass,  the
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Happy Healthy Me 5 Senses Week 2

Dear Parents,    We had another fun week learning about our 5 senses. Important Dates and Reminders Thursday 3/5 and Friday 3/6: Parent-Teacher Conferences- 11AM dismissal for all JK students.  No Lunch Bunch, Enrichment, or After School Care.  Watch the Newsblast for info. Please continue to send your child with a warm coat, snow pants, boots, a hat, and mittens. We go outside every day unless it is raining or
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Happy Healthy Me 2020

Dear Parents, We had a fun week talking about being healthy and learning about our five senses! Important Dates and Reminders Thursday 3/5 and Friday 3/6: Parent-Teacher Conferences- 11AM dismissal for all JK students.  No Lunch Bunch, Enrichment, or After School Care.  Watch the Newsblast for info. Please continue to send your child with a warm coat, snow pants, boots, a hat, and mittens. We go outside every day unl
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Valentine’s Day 2020

Dear Parents,   We have had such a fun week celebrating all things Valentines! We decorated  our room with hearts and the colors red, pink and purple. We topped the week off with a fun celebration, complete with a fun craft and yummy treat. Thank you parents! Important Dates and Reminders  NO SCHOOL MONDAY FEBRUARY 17TH in observance of Presidents’ Day.  Although that silly groundhog did not see his shadow, we s
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Numbers Week 2020

Dear Parents,   We had a fantastic week counting and celebrating all things numbers! Friday 2/14 Valentine’s Day- Wear pink or red this day and bring 20 valentines for your classmates Monday 2/17 No School- Presidents’ Day Please continue to send your child with a warm coat, snow pants, boots, a hat, and mittens. We go outside every day unless it is raining or feels colder than 15 degrees.  Thank you for your su
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Catholic Schools Week

Dear Parents, We had a fun week celebrating Catholic Schools.   Important Dates and Reminders Friday, February 7th – No school for students. Professional development day for faculty. Snow Clothes: Please send snow pants, boots, inside shoes, hat, and water-resistant mittens with your child everyday. You are welcome to leave extra snow pants and shoes in your child’s cubby. Extra socks would be great too! P
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Arctic Week 2, 2020

Dear Parents,  We had another fun week learning about the Arctic!   Important Dates and Reminders Catholic Schools Week- January 26-31 Check the School Newsblast for fun themes and activities throughout the week. Snow Clothes: Please send snow pants, boots, inside shoes, hat, and water-resistant mittens with your child everyday. You are welcome to leave extra snow pants and shoes in your child’s cubby. Extra soc
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Arctic 1

Dear Parents,   We have had a great week kicking off our Artic Unit! The children have enjoyed learning many facts about Polar Bears, just ask them to share some! Important Dates and Reminders Sunday Jan.26 – 9:30 am Mass followed by School Open House 10:30-12:30 12:30-2:30 – Parent-supervised free play with Imagination Playground Please remember we go outside as much as possible. This includes early
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Happy New Year!

Dear Parents,   Happy New Year! We had a fun week getting back into the swing of things in JK! Important Dates and Reminders Monday January 20th, No School, Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Please remember to dress your child in warm winter clothes! Hat, warm coat, gloves/mittens, boots and snow pants. Everyone is welcome to keep an extra pair of shoes  and any snow gear at school. Theme of the Week and Activitie
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Winter/ Christmas 2

Dear Parents,   We had a fun week preparing for Christmas! Important Dates and Reminders Monday December 16th – Early Childhood Christmas Show at 10:00 am in Church. Please come to hear us sing! Children are invited to wear red or green today. Plan to come early as we sing at the beginning of the show.  We will dismiss as usual at the West doors at 11:00. Children who have lunch Bunch and Enrichment will f
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Winter/Christmas

Dear JK Families, We had a great week back from Thanksgiving break! It was a busy week as we began to prepare for all the Christmas festivities.  Please send children to school with warm coats, hats, mittens/ gloves and boots. We really need to be prepared for our early morning recess and it is cold out there! Monday, December 16th 10am -Early Childhood Christmas Program. This program will be held in the Church. Plea
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