March News

This month… Reading/Writing: 2-3 Sentences about a topic, Letter focus: Review, Begin Indigo List

Math: Investigate fractions by representing and solving practical problems involving equal sharing with two sharers, Model and solve single-step story and picture problems with sums to 10 and differences within 10 using concrete objects.

SS: Maps/Globes

Science: Magnets/Spring Season

This Month Happy Birthday to…

Addison 3/5 & Justyn 3/28

Friendly Reminders:

·         Practice Tapping and Spelling CVC Words

·         Review Rainbow Sight Words

·         Read Nightly 

·         Homework Practice Sheets Due Fridays

Important Dates:

*3/30Field Trip money and permission forms due

4/2-4/6-Spring Break

*4/9-Regular School Day

*4/10-Field Trip

 

If you have questions/concern please email me at hisel@ccps.us, call 804-596- 2391, place a note in your child’s folder, or contact me through Bloomz. Thank you for your continued support!

February News

Reading/Writing:

  • Practice writing F& L names
  • Letter focus: Review Letters & Sounds
  • Review Blue Sight Word List

Math

  • Recognize the attributes of a penny, nickel, dime, and quarter and identify the number of pennies equivalent to a nickel, a dime, and a quarter

Social Studies

  • Presidents Day/National Symbols

Science

  • Shadows/Groundhog Day

This Month 

Aniyah 2/8 and Ms. Burton 2/28

Monthly Reminders:

·         Review Rainbow Sight Words 

·         Read Nightly and Return R.E.D. Folders Weekly

·         Homework Practice Sheets are due on Fridays

·         Please send in one small snack daily

Important Dates:

·         2/2-Groundhog Day

·         2/14-Valentine Exchange

·         2/15-Parent/Teacher Conferences

·         2/16-No School/Teacher Workday

·         2/19-No School/President’s Day

·         3/2-Dr. Seuss’s Birthday

Questions/Concerns? Email me at hisel@ccps.us, call 804-596- 2391, or place a note in your child’s folder.  Thank you for your continued support!!!

January News

*Welcome Back and Happy New Year!!!

This month…

Reading/Writing: Practice writing F & L Names, Review Green Sight Word List/Begin Blue Sight Words

Math: Count, recognize, and write numbers 0-20. Recognize and describe part whole relationship up to 5.

SS: MLK History/George Washington/Abe Lincoln

Science: Animals in Winter/Seasonal Change

    Christopher 1/15

Friendly Reminders:

· Review Rainbow Sight Words  

· Read Nightly & Return R.E.D. Folders Weekly 

· Please make sure your child is at school by 8:40 each day

Important Dates:

·  1/12-Report Cards Issued    

· 1/15-MLK Holiday/No School

· 1/24-100th Day of School  (Depending on school closures)

Questions/Concerns?

*Please email me at hisel@ccps.us, call 804-596- 2391, place a note in your child’s folder, or contact me through the Bloomz App. Thank you for your continued support!

November News

This month…

Reading/Writing: Practice writing names, Letter focus: y, x, z, q, Review Yellow Sight Word List

Math: Comparing objects by longer/shorter, heavier/lighter, more/less-Identifying one more than any given number to 100 and identifying one less than a given number to 10.

SS: Pocahontas/Powhatan/Thanksgiving

Science: Changes overtime

This Month Happy Birthday to… Mrs. Isel 11/18

Friendly Reminders:

·        Practice Letters/Sounds/Sight Words

·        Homework practice sheets are due every FridayJ 

·        Please send in one snack daily

Important Dates:

·        Nov. 7th– No School/Teacher Workday

·        Nov. 16th-Interims issued

·        Nov. 22nd-24th-No School/Thanksgiving Break

Have a Safe and Happy ThanksgivingJ

Questions/Concerns? Please email me at hisel@ccps.us, call 804-596- 2391, or place a note in your child’s folder. Thank you for your continued support!

May News

This month…

Important Dates:

  • PALS Testing Begins May 1st 

  • Students are also completing Fountas and Pinnell Testing (It is important that they are at school on time each day)

  • May 19th Very Special Show and Tell (Items must be school appropriate and fit in the student’s book bag).

  • May 20th Water Day- Volunteers will be needed. *More information will be sent home soon.

  • May 23rd Year End Celebration @ 2:30 in Mrs. Isel’s Classroom. Invitation will be coming soon.

  • For a complete list of our end of the year events please click: ABC Countdown

 

Reading/Writing: Students will write 2-3 sentences about a topic, review all sight words and word family words.

Math: Students will counting orally 0-100 and recognize one more and one less than a given number

SS: Students will learn about the history of Betsy Ross and Independence Day

Science: Students will recognize and indentify the Butterfly, Frog, & Plant Lifecycles

*Practice Letters/Sounds/Spelling CVC Word Families

*Review Rainbow Sight Words   

*Read Nightly                         

May Birthdays: Taylor

Summer Birthdays: Jordan, Amelia, Riley, & Tamaira

Questions/Concerns??? You may email me at hisel@ccps.us, call 804-596- 2391, or place a note in your child’s folder. Visit my website at hisel.blogs.ccps.us. Thank you for your continued support. You play the most important role in your child’s success. Thank you for a wonderful school year!

April News

Important Dates:

  • April 7th Field Trip
  • April 8th-17th Spring Break
  • April 19th- ABC Countdown  (click for info)
  • April 27th Field Day-(Our Team Color is Yellow)

    This Month We Are Learning…

Reading/Writing: Students will practice writing 2-3 sentences about a topic. They will review all letters, sounds, and digraphs sh, ch, th, and wh. Students will review the Indigo Sight Word List, and being learning words form the Violet wordlist.

Math: Students will learn Addition & Subtraction using up to 10 concrete objects.

Science: Students will learn about Recycling and discuss Earth Day. Students will also discuss what is Living and what is Non-Living. 

Friendly Reminders:

*Review Rainbow Sight Words

 *Read Nightly  

*Homework Packet Due on Fridays

*Encourage students to complete bonuses and practice spelling independently

 

March News

This month…

In Reading and Writing students will write 2-3 sentences about a topic, review letters and sounds, begin the Indigo sight word list, and review short e words/Begin short u words such as: (bug, cut, fun).

In Math students will learn how to use analog and digital clocks to tell time to the hour, count a collection of pennies and nickels that total up to 10¢, ad learn about fractions: ½ & ¼.

In Social Studies we will learn about Maps and Globes

In Science students will explore Magnets and observe changes as the Spring season begins.

Friendly Reminders:
  • Practice Tapping and Spelling CVC Words                  
  • Review Rainbow Sight Words                                                  
  • Read Nightly                                                                                  
  • Homework Packet Due Fridays
  • Encourage students to complete bonuses & practice spelling independently

 Mrs. Grant, London, Noah

If you have questions/concern please email me at hisel@ccps.us, call 804-596- 2391, or place a note in your child’s folder. Thank you for your continued supportJ

Dr. Seuss Week

February 27th-March 3rd we are celebrating Dr. Seuss Week! 

Monday-Crazy Sock Day

Tuesday-Wear Green For Dr. Seuss

Wednesday-Mismatch Day

Thursday- Dr. Seuss’s Birthday!!!                 Celebrate by wearing red and white.       Don’t forget to come to our reading night from 6:00-7:15. Kindergarten will have fun games and activities in Room E140. 

Friday- Wear a shirt from a vacation for Dr. Seuss

February News

This month…

Reading/Writing: Practice writing F& L names, Letter focus: Review, Review Blue List, Review Short o words/Begin short e (jet, hen, red)

Math: Graphing/Recognizing and writing numbers 11-20,

Social Studies: Presidents Day/National Symbols

Science: Shadows/Groundhog Day   

Josie & Logan

*Review Rainbow Sight Words 

*Read Nightly

*Homework Packet Due on Fridays

*Encourage students to complete bonuses and practice spelling independently