Week of December 9th

Hello Parents:

We have a couple of exciting and busy weeks ahead!  The children are all excited with the start of our Gingerbread Study!  We are also participating in an awesome program (My Very Own Library…MVOL) where all the students at Ray School will receive 10 free books from Scholastic Book Fair.  The children will received 5 free books this week and will receive the rest later this school year!

We want to thank Symone (Gabriel’s mom) and Ibn (Joanna’s dad) for helping out at the book fair!  We really appreciate it.

In conjunction, with our Gingerbread study we will have a Winter Wonderland Celebration from 4-6 on Wednesday, December 18th, from 4-6 pm.  It will be a fun filled evening with cookie decorating, story tellers and more!  Please be sure to mark your calendars!   

We will have our Preschool Gingerbread Celebration on Friday, December 20th.  We need donations for this celebration. There will be a sign-up sheet located near the sign-in/out sheet.  If you’d like to donate please sign up!  Thank You!

Upcoming Events:

December 18thWinter Wonderland 4-6 pm

December 20th– Preschool Gingerbread Celebration (we are looking for volunteers from 2:30-3:45) 

December 23rd– January 1st – Winter Break- No School

January 2nd-School Resumes

Have a great week,

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of December 2nd

Hello Parents:

We hope everyone had an awesome Thanksgiving Break.
We have a couple of exciting and busy weeks ahead! The children are all excited with the start of our Gingerbread Study!

We are also participating in an awesome program (My Very Own Library…MVOL) where all the students at Ray School will receive 10 free books from Scholastic Book Fair. The children will receive 5 free books this week. We (I am coordinating this event for Ray School are in need of volunteers to assist us in taking the children down to select 5 books. If you are able to assist us please let us know. I am coordinating the volunteers for this 2 day book selection event. I am in need of some parent volunteers to help scan the books, give out backpacks and certificates on Wednesday and Thursday of next week. If you are able to volunteer an hour or 2 please let me know!

Kindergarten Lottery Information-

*******The application process ends DECEMBER 13TH.

As many of you know Chicago Public Schools uses a lottery system for parents to apply to schools outside of their “attendance or neighborhood school” (your “neighborhood” school is zoned by your address. To find out what your neighborhood school is visit: http://go.cps.edu/how-to-apply/elementary-school and scroll down to How it Works and click the search button). If you would like for your child to attend Ray Elementary for kindergarten but you live outside the “neighborhood boundaries” you MUST apply through the lottery application process.

Also if you would like to apply for any other school “neighborhood school or a Magnet School (math/science, Montessori or Humanities), Magnet Cluster School (technology, world language, fine performing arts) or Selective Enrollment School (Academic Centers, Gifted Centers, or Classical) you MUST apply as well.

Go to https://go.cps.edu/ to learn all about the process. To begin the process you must create an account. Please go to: https://cps.schoolmint.net/signup in order to create an account and start the process. Log on to the new application site go.cps.edu to get started. We are highly suggesting you start the process now. Chances to get your selected school are higher if you apply early.

Upcoming Events:

December 23rd- January 1st – Winter Break- No School

January 2nd- School Resumes

Have a great week,

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of November 25th

Hello Parents:

We had a very successful Jane Averill Community Reading day on Friday. We had community members along with our Alderman as guest readers. We read a wonderful story and each child received a hard cover copy of Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwell.

We want to thank Kathy Soto (Sophia’s mom) for coming in and teaching us about the importance of good hand washing techniques. The children learned all about “scrubbing” their hands for 20 seconds to kill the germs on their hands. We discussed times when it is important to wash hands and that we also have good bacteria and bad bacteria.

We started our abbreviated author study on Mo Willems last week and will be concluding it this week. This week we will also focus on things we are thankful for and focus on being kind to each other.  Wednesday is pajama day and we will end our Mo Willems study by watching several of his books on video!

Our school is participating in a Thanksgiving Food Drive. Our team is charged with bringing canned WHITE food (i.e. canned potatoes, hominy corn, and navy/white northern beans). If you are able to donate please bring in the cans next week.

When we return from Thanksgiving Break we will transition into a month long Gingerbread Man study. We will explore the various versions of the story and end our study with a Gingerbread decorating party!

Reminders:

Wednesday, November 27th- Pajama & Movie Day!

November 28th-29th- No School Thanksgiving Break

The Lottery for KINDERGARTEN will be ending mid- December. If you have not applied to schools (any school other than the school that is deemed your neighborhood school requires that families apply through the lottery system) please do so before the window closes.

Please remember to assist your child in returning their library books into the red bin labeled “Return Library Books Here” located near the exit door. Please do not reshelf the books! Library books are due on Tuesdays, not Wednesdays. If you forget to turn in the book on Tuesday simply keep it another week until the next Tuesday.

We hope everyone has an enjoyable break!

Ms. Behanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of November 18th

Hello Parents:

We want to thank everyone who came to Parent/Teacher conferences! We enjoyed meeting with everyone.

We are going to do an abbreviated author study of Mo Willems. He has a fun collection of books that children will learn and laugh with. We will then transition into a month long Gingerbread Man study in conjunction with our Kindness Unit. We will explore the various versions of the story and end our study with a Gingerbread decorating party!

Thanksgiving Break will be Thursday, November 28th – Friday, November 29th. Regular class will resume on Monday, December 2nd.

Many parents expressed interest in learning our Morning Meeting songs. Here are links and titles to all of songs:

“Start This Day” Good Morning Song by Jack Hartman- (a movement song to begin our day)- https://youtu.be/LjmA2cBonZk

“ABC Song”- Alphabet Song Phonics- by The LearningStation: https://youtu.be/dyJTnG6UNFw

“Alphabet Forwards and Backwards” by Dr. Jean Feldman: https://youtu.be/VC_DhG3bTxA

The Goodbye Song- Brain Break Action Songs for Children by The LearningStation : https://youtu.be/pP9AujV8N1A

Jane Averill Reading Day- Friday, November 22nd– This is a day that the community schools read a special book in memorial to Ms. Jane who was a beloved preschool teacher here at Ray. Ms. Jane passed away a few years ago and she was an awesome story teller and she exposed her students to a plethora of books and I am sure she instilled the love of books in her students. We are looking forward to celebrate with this new Ray tradition.

Reminders:
Please remember to assist your child in returning their library books into the blue bin labeled “Return Library Books Here” located near the exit door. Please do not re-shelve the books! Library books are due on Tuesdays, not Wednesdays. If you forget to turn in the book on Tuesday simply keep it another week until the next Tuesday.

Upcoming Events:
Picture Retake Day– Tuesday, November 19th                                                    Jane Averill Reading Day– November 22nd                                                      November 28th-29th- NO SCHOOL Thanksgiving Break
Please mark your calendars!

Have a great week

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of November 11th

Hello Parents:

I hope everyone has gotten back into the swing of things! We have picked back up with our Fall study. The children have enjoyed exploring the pumpkins, gourds, and leaves. Please be sure to check out our new bulletin board outside our classroom! We have been busy investigating the properties of apples, pumpkins, and gourds. Please be sure to sign up for parent teacher conferences if you have not already done so. We are looking forward to meeting with all of the parents!
Upcoming Events:
Monday, November 11, 2019- No School
Wednesday, November 13th- Parent & Teacher Conference
November 20-22nd – NO SCHOOL Thanksgiving Break

Thanks,
Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of November 4th

Hello Parents:

Welcome back! We are so happy to be back in the classroom with all of our awesome students! We missed everyone!

This week we will move our focus to pumpkins and gourds. We will be learning about the life cycle of a pumpkin and fall changes (hopefully we will have a few days that are more fall like and not winter like)!

Our Donor’s Choose materials have been delivered and the students have been exploring the various building materials and we will explore the new art materials next! We will be displaying our unique creations soon!

Due to the strike our yearly schedule will be changing. As soon as we have confirmation we will send the new information to parents.

As the weather gets colder we want to remind parents to send children to school with enough outerwear to stay warm. We will continue to go outdoors for as long as possible! We will go out in the snow as well. If you need hats, gloves, coats, snow pants or boots please let me know! I will be happy to help you secure these items.

I will be returning field trip money next week. If we get sidetracked during drop off and pick up please remind me or Ms. Maggie to give you your refund! Hopefully we will get to go on a field trip in the near future!

I will be sure to send a Class Dojo update with the new yearly schedule!

Have a great week,

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of October 15th

Hello Parents:

Our Donors Choose was fully funded! Yay! Many of the donations came from our families.  We really appreciate all of the donations!  Thank you!

We want to thank everyone who brought in apples and gourds!  The children are enjoying tasting the many varieties of apples! The children thoroughly enjoyed making the applesauce! Be sure to check out all of the photos on Class Dojo. Next week we are planning to make apple crisp, so we are in need of more apples for that recipe as well. We are still accepting cool gourds and pumpkins!

Please be sure to turn in all paper work that is needed for the program. I have deadlines that I must abide by and the deadlines are approaching quickly. Only 8 people turned in the lunch form. Our school receives more funding for EACH one we turn in…even if you write not interested across the top and sign it. If you have not turned one in will be giving you another copy to fill out. Thank You!

We still have a few volunteer spots available for our upcoming field trip. We would like to have 7 to 10 parents assist us. This is a field trip where we walk around outdoors to various areas. We would like to ensure that the children are able to move around with the appropriate supervision.
In conjunction to the field trip we are also having our Fall Literacy Festival on the same day as the field trip. We are asking that if children would like to bring a costume of their favorite literary character (remember super heroes in comic books and most characters that the children are into come in some form of book nowadays) if they would like to dress up. We do ask that children do not bring scary or gory costumes. We also ask that children not wear masks as well. Some children are frightened of masks and young children have a hard time seeing in them. We are asking for parent volunteers to come about 2:30 to help get the children into costumes. We are asking that NO ONE wear their costume on the field trip, we will get our costumes on after rest time.  It is an entirely outdoors field trip with animals and hay stacks, which is not conducive for costumes.

We will continue to learn about apples this week. (We want to thank the parents who brought in apples for us, we really enjoyed them) We have been dissecting apples and learning new vocabulary. Be sure to ask your child to explain what apple “pips” are. We also learned the parts of the apple- focusing on the skin, flesh, core, pips, and stem! We will look at the lifecycle of the apple this week.

Being that the weather will continue to get colder please be sure to dress your child appropriately! Layers are always a good choice. We will go outdoors most of the time. If the weather is severely cold (via Ray Handbook: The CPS cutoff temperature (with wind-chill) is 30 degrees, however principals have discretion for temperatures between 15-30 degrees Fahrenheit. We believe that students benefit from outdoor play, and will monitor the weather to ensure temperatures, precipitation, and grounds are safe. If not safe, students will have indoor gross motor activities). We have been practicing putting on all outer wear. Please also reinforce this independence at home as well. We are happy to assist, but it takes a really long time at assist 20 children in getting dressed! We practice the “preschool flip” and have the children attempt to zip/button/snap as well.

We are also asking that parents please be considerate and patient when entering the double doors. Parents and children are expected to wait outside (unless it is extremely cold or storming). Please do not ask or expect other Ray staff to allow you in the building before time. Preschool staff will always open the doors for our families- no one else.

Upcoming Events:
• Field Trip-Thursday, October 31st.
• Fall Literacy Festival, Thursday, October 31st
• No School- Friday, November 8th- Teacher Professional Development
• No School- Monday, November 11th-Veterans Day
• Parent-Teacher Conferences- Wednesday, November 13th

Have a great week, See you on Tuesday!

Ms.  Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of October 7th

Hello Parents:

We are so thankful that so many parents and even current and past grandparents have volunteered for our noon time supervision.  We still need someone for next Wednesday from 11:45-1:15.  If you are able to assist please let us know!

We concluded our All About Me study and are moving fully into Autumn Exploration.


We will be having our first round of apple tasting Monday, October 7th. We are asking for parents to donate apples for this activity. We are in need of some sort of reddish apple, granny smiths, and yellow delicious apples. If you are able to bring a few in that would be great!

 

Our Donors Choose is almost fully funded we need a little over $150.00 to get our art and building supplies. Thank you to all of the parents/families/friends who have donated! Please continue to pass the link along on social media or to those who would be interested.

 

We are still in need of play dough! Please sign up if you are interested in making us a batch.

 

We have a couple of important events coming up. Please be sure to mark your calendars!

Kindergarten Lottery Information

As many of you know Chicago Public Schools uses a lottery system for parents to apply to schools outside of their “attendance or neighborhood school” (your “neighborhood” school is zoned by your address. To find out what your neighborhood school is visit: http://go.cps.edu/how-to-apply/elementary-school and scroll down to How it Works and click the search button). If you would like for your child to attend Ray Elementary for kindergarten but you live outside the “neighborhood boundaries” you MUST apply through the lottery application process.

Also if you would like to apply for any other school “neighborhood school or a Magnet School (math/science, Montessori or Humanities), Magnet Cluster School (technology, world language, fine performing arts) or Selective Enrollment School (Academic Centers, Gifted Centers, or Classical) you MUST apply as well.

The application process has begun! You should go https://go.cps.edu/ to learn all about the process. To begin the process you must create an account. Please go to: https://cps.schoolmint.net/signup in order to create an account and start the process. Log on to the new application site go.cps.edu to get started. We are highly suggesting you start the process now. Chances to get your selected school are higher if you apply early.

***Important Dates for the application process:

October 2019–Application Period Begins

December 2019- Application Period Ends

April 2020: Notification Letters Released

Upcoming Events:

  •  CPS- Eye Exams October 7th-9th
  •  Picture Day- Tuesday, October 8th
  • Deadline for Medical Compliance- must have all paper work turned in or an appointment date set up by October 11th
  • Indigenous People Day- No School Monday, October 14th, 2019
  •  Field Trip Money due October 25th
  • Family and Community Night-October 30th
  • Field Trip- Thursday, October 31st. –We still need volunteers.
  •  No School- Friday, November 8th – Teacher Professional Development
  •  Parent-Teacher Conferences- Wednesday, November 13th
  •  

Have A Great Week,


Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Hello Parents:

We want to thank all of the parents who have been helping out midday! We really appreciate it. Parents have signed up for next week as well! We still need volunteers for the week of October 7th. If you are able to volunteer for at least an hour, we would appreciate it!

We are winding down our “All About Me” Topic of Study with a few more family and “me” focused activities. Please remember to assist your child in completing homework and turn it in as soon as possible if you haven’t already done so.

We have a new Donors Choose for art and construction supplies. I will attach the link  and send it via Class Dojo when it is approved!  Please share the link on social media!

We will also dive deep into our study of Apples/Gourds/Pumpkins. We are collecting unique and cool looking gourds. Please feel free to add to our collection. We will end our study with a field trip to Eden’s Nature Center on Thursday, October 31st. We are looking for parent volunteers to accompany us on the trip. All children, in all 3 preschool classrooms will attend from 9:15-noon. If you would like to volunteer to assist us on our field trip please review the following expectations and responsibilities let me know you are interested:

FIELD TRIP VOLUNTEER RESPONSIBILITIES
Parent participation is essential in ensuring that our preschool children have appropriate field trip experiences. We highly appreciate parents who are able to assist us on our outings! We want to thank all of the parents who will be assisting us on our trips in advance!  On field trips we ask that parents supervise their child along with a small group of other children. We ask that you follow all safety rules and abide by the set schedule especially for meal and departure times. We ask that you assist in buckling all students into and out of their seat belts. We require that you buddy up with another adult to take children to the bathroom (if needed). We also ask that parents do not take part in any extra activities that are not included in the pre-planned field trip (i.e. going to any show/exhibit/performance that is an extra cost, or purchase treats or toys at souvenir shops). We have children with food allergies and it could be potentially dangerous to partake in treats/food made with unknown ingredients.

We will be ready for volunteers to start in the classroom November 4th. Please sign up on the volunteer sheet if you would like to volunteer. Please look over the volunteer options below and indicate on the sign- up sheet which volunteer role you would like to do. Please be sure to indicate the days and the amount of time you are able to volunteer in our classroom.

Volunteering Opportunity Description
We will be ready to have parents come into the classroom and volunteer beginning October November 4th.  I will have a sign-up sheet available on Monday for you to sign up for a day and time that you would like to volunteer. We need volunteers to work with small groups of children, reading to children, and we can always use help with some of our house keeping duties. Please sign up for activities that you feel comfortable participating in. Please write R- behind your name if you would like to read to children, A- for doing activities with the children, or H- for housekeeping duties, C- for creating crafty things for the classroom, T- for technology assistance. I will give you details instructions so that you feel comfortable working with the children or completing the housekeeping duties. Thank you in advance for your assistance. Please let me know if you would like to volunteer on an ongoing basis.

Every Friday is FIT FRIDAY. Please dress your child in their athletic wear (gym shoes and clothes your child can move in)!

Upcoming Events:
Indigenous People Day- October 14th No School
School Photo Day- Tuesday, October 8th
Eden’s Place Nature Center- Thursday, October 31st-

As many of you know I am very passionate about providing challenging and interesting mathematical experiences for my students. I have attached a couple of links for you to view me in action. The video clips are from a program that I participated in as a part the Erickson Early Math Initiative a few years ago. We continue to use the activities and I have added many more activities to enhance my student’s math experiences. Enjoy the videos of children exploring their math limits!

Number Arrangements

Just Right for Me

Have a great week,

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of September 23rd

Dear Parents:

If you received a reminder to turn in missing paperwork, please turn in missing (required) items ASAP.

We would also like to thank Yaping (Emilie’s Mom) for making playdough for the classroom. There are many slots available if you would like to sign up. The sign-up calendar is next to the sign in sheets! We have slots available for the entire year!

We are very thankful that several parents have agreed to volunteer when our wonderful parent worker Maggie Swanson is out for 3 weeks. We would love to have a few more parents help out if possible. We need assistance on the playground and during quiet time. We need assistance each day from 12:00 -2:00. Parents will always be accompanied by me or Ms. Maggie. Please let us know if you can volunteer for both or even one of the hours.

We would greatly appreciate it. We need The children have worked diligently to learn school expectations this week. We will continue to review the limits and expectations throughout the week and the rest of the school year. The children completed their Age Collages and had in depth discussions and participated in short skits with Ms. Maggie focusing on our “Work It Out Wheel”. We also enjoyed cherry tomatoes from our garden.

We will finish up our study of “All About Me” this week.
Please remember books/math bags are to be returned each Tuesday and Check Out will occur on Wednesday. Please be sure to place the returned books in the RED Return Book Bin…please do not place them back on the book shelf.

If your child has not received a “Me Bag” they will be receiving one in the next few weeks. Please be sure to send it back as soon as your can. Please remember to complete your child’s All About Me home pages and turn them in by Friday, September 27th.

Once we have wrapped up the “All About Me” topic of study will be moving on to Fall/Autumn topic of study (The 2nd week of October). We will be collecting cool gourds and small pumpkins. If you see a cool gourd that you would like to donate to our collection we would highly appreciate it!
I am hoping that everyone is settled into preschool by mid-October. If everyone continues to transition into the classroom smoothly I will be asking for parent volunteers to begin helping out in the classroom or doing “housekeeping” duties for our room. If you are interested please see me.

Volunteer Process for
Classroom Visitors and Field Trip Chaperones

As many of our students participate in field trips, it is imperative chaperones have completed the volunteer process. For classroom volunteers and field trip chaperones adults simply need to complete the short online application process at cpsvolunteers.org.

Volunteers must also have a picture ID on file for the school.

If you are interesting in volunteering in the classroom or chaperoning any field trip you MUST complete online application and provide a photo ID. Please complete both of these requirements by Friday, September 28th so that we can ensure that we have enough volunteers for our upcoming field trip.

****If you have already filled out the volunteer paper work and were approved to be a volunteer please let me know and I will be sure to confirm it with administration.

Dates to Remember:
Wednesday, September 25th- Family Fun Night on the East Playground. Please be sure to bring a blanket, a snack, and games to share
Friday, September 27th- All About Me sheets are due.
October 14th- No School-Indigenous People’s Day

Have a great week,

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of September 16th

Hello Parents:

We would like to thank all of the parents who attended our Open House. If you were unable to attend but would like the Open House information pack please let me know. Please be sure to check your child’s mailbox each day.

If you are missing any paperwork for your child’s file a letter will be placed in your child’s folder along with said paper work. Please return all items ASAP.

Please be sure to turn in your family photo and your Name Letter so that the children can share them with their classmates.

We have successfully completed week two of school! The children are learning all about the materials in our classroom and making new friends. We will continue to study “All About Me” for the next few weeks. We have been discussing our 3 classroom limits: 1. Take care of each other. Be a good friend. 2. Take care of yourself. 3. Take care of our materials. The documentation of what the children discussed during this time are photographed in our ClassDojo story.  Be sure to discuss these with your child.

We are beginning to harvest food from our gardens and have enjoyed Beet Dip and roasted beets. Next week we will harvest our cucumbers and hopefully some tomatoes!

We will also dive into our “All About Me” topic We are going to focus on ourselves and our families for the All About Me study. We will be using the books Five Creatures by Emily Jenkins, We All Sing with the Same Voice by Phillip Miller and Sheppard M. Greene, A World of Families by Trish Holland, and One Love by Cedella Marley to lead our study. Please be sure to help your child complete the homework assignment(s) and turn in the pages by September 27th. Please be sure to read the instructions and enjoy the time working with your child!

I will begin sending home “All About Me Bags” next week. I will send the bags home to a few children each week. Please keep an eye out in your child’s mailbox for their bag. Please follow the instructions and turn the bag in as soon as you are done.

We are beginning to harvest food from our gardens and have enjoyed Beet Dip and roasted beets. Next week we will harvest our cucumbers and hopefully some tomatoes!

We will be learning all about our Work It Out Wheel this week. The Wheel is a tool that we use to help children figure out how to solve problems in the classroom. The six items on the Wheel are: 1. Talk It Out and Listen. 2. Say Stop! 3. Find a new friend or toy. 4. Take a Balloon Breath. 5. Take a break and cool down. 6. Walk or Move away. The children will participate in short skits with Ms. Maggie in order to really take ownership and help engrain these techniques in their “toolboxes” Please review these with your child at the end of week and during the following weeks.

Have a great week!

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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Week of September 9th

Hello parents:

We have completed week 1! The children are thoroughly enjoying exploring the classroom materials and making new friends. We have already generated a “Taking care of each other” list and developed our “Loft Limits.” Please be sure and check out the list and review them with your child.

We are excited to have Mrs. Maggie Swanson (mommy to 2 children at Ray and a past preschool volunteer) will join us each day midday from 12-2. Mrs. Swanson will be assisting with outdoor/gross motor activities, rest time, and as the year goes on more focused activities such as art, music, & dance.

Mrs. Swanson will be not able to work September 23rd through October 11th. We are need for volunteers during that time. If you are willing to volunteer from 12-2 any of those days we would much appreciate it! Please let me know if you are interested. You must have completed the required CPS background check. If you are a returning Ray parent and went through the process last year you do not have to complete it again. We will check and make sure that your approved status is still valid.

Please be sure to send in your name letters and family photo. Our classroom family tree still has room for all of our wonderful family photos, so please send them in!

If you have any updated medical records please be sure to turn them in as soon as possible!

We will send home your child’s blanket and stuffy each Friday, please remember to return them on Monday.

We have placed school menus in your child’s mailbox.  The menus are sometimes changed and other meals are offered.  If your child has dietary restrictions for either health or religious reasons and you would like your child to eat a school lunch and would need substitutions a doctors note must be presented.

I have sent everyone a Class Dojo invitation via email and placed paper directions in all of the children’s mailboxes. This is a great tool for me to share what’s happening during our school day as well as quick reminders about upcoming events. You can also send me quick messages as well. If you need to send me a longer or more serious message please do so via my email: bsmith4@cps.edu.

We would like to thank all of the families who have brought in supplies! We are very grateful!

The children love using play dough and we have a calendar (located near the regular sign in sheet) that we ask for parents to sign up to bring in play dough. We have a couple of recipes that we love. You are welcomed to use ours or your own favorite. I will send our favorites via Class Dojo and paper copies are located behind the calendar.

Upcoming Events:
Open House:-Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 4:00-6:00 pm.  The first hour will be in classrooms and the second hour will be in the auditorium for a State of the School address by administration. I highly encourage everyone to attend. This is a time when you learn about my personal philosophy, academic expectations, and our positive classroom community. The session will run much smoother if it is an adult only meeting, please arrange child care for at least the hour in the classroom.

Lending Library will begin this week. Please be sure to look over the procedure page. The children will check out the book/math bag on Wednesdays and return the items on the following Tuesday.

Have a great week,

Ms. Bethanie & Ms. Maggie

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