• Welcome Back to School!

    Academics 

    Religion- God Made the World

    • 6 Units of things that God made (People, Holy Things, the Earth, Living Things, Surprises, Special Seasons and Days)

    Reading/Science/Math- Big Day for Pre-K

    • 8 Themes (Ready for School, My Family, Our Community, Awesome Animals, Imagine It Make It, Growing up Healthy, Nature All Around Us, Moving On)

    Writing- ABC123

    • Goes over letter names, sounds, and formation as well as number formation

    Goals- KINDERGARTEN READINESS

    • Religion- Sign of the cross, shows reverence during prayer
    • Language- Recognizes names and sounds of letters, can participate in a read aloud, follow two/three step direction
    • Mathematics- Counts to 30, shows understanding of shapes and patterns
    • Gross motor and fine motor- age appropriate abilities
    • Social/Emotional- Working with others, solving problems, self control

    Specials

    • Monday- Music
    • Tuesday- Computers
    • *Wednesday- Gym
    • *Thursday- Gym
    • Friday- Spanish

    *= days children have the option to wear non-white sneakers

     

    Communication

    Email- lwasko@goodshepherdschool.net

    Folders

    • Homework folder- sent home Monday through Thursday

    Homework is a reinforcement of what we have done in class and should be done with the supervision of an adult. 

    • Wednesday folder- communication to/from the office

    Please send payments back in this folder to keep them secure.

    • Friday folder- student work throughout the week

    Please look through and empty folder over the weekend

    Extras

    • Water bottle policy
    • Drop off- from 7:00 am. -7:30 a.m. option of front door or back

          after 7:30 a.m.- front door of school

    • Nail polish/jewelry 
    • Nap items(sheet, blanket, small pillow) and sweat clothes will be sent home on Fridays 
    • PreK website- cyber days, BigDayforPreK, extra websites for practice

    -Login: MsWaskoPreK

    -Password: goodshepherd

    Thank you,

    Ms. Wasko and Mrs. Collado