Entries by Elizabeth

Dear Parents, Happy Spring Time! It is very hard to believe that the school year is flying by so rapidly. Take time to enjoy the sights and smell the fragrances of Spring and share them with your child. Our K4 children have grown in so many ways and they are ready for the last quarter […]

March 12, 2018

Dear Parents, This week’s lesson “I Can Share” is to help children discover that sharing brings happiness to self and others. These actions of sharing create warm feelings of love and acceptance which, in turn, help to reinforce and motivate one to continue acts of sharing because they do feel good. Children will continue learning more […]

March 5, 2018

Dear Parents, Our Religion topic this month will focus on “I Can Love”. One way to show love to another individual, is by helping them. In this particular lesson, “I can help” we will try to increase the children’s awareness of their own ability to be helpful to others. Children will learn and discover ways […]

February 27, 2018

Dear Parents, We will end our unit in Religion “I Discover God’s Gifts” with “God gave us friends.” Our activities this week include discussing ways to make friends, fun things we do together with our friends and showing good manners. During large group activities we will talk about Pet, how to take care of pets, […]

February 20, 2018

Dear Parents, We will be focusing on “God Gave Us Families”. It is within the family that most young children first experience love. Experiencing feelings of love, interaction and acceptance within the home help to prepare them for developing friendship with others in their neighborhood and school. Children develop their own personality and character and […]

February 13, 2018

Dear Parents, Our lesson in Religion this week is about “God’s gift of air”. The activities include, feeling air blown through a straw, observing wind moving objects, discussing our need to breathe air, pretending to move like wind, and listening to a story about a hot-air balloon ride. This week we will be focusing on […]

February 6, 2018

Dear Parents, Children will learn about concept of time – the clock, today, yesterday, tomorrow, day before, day after, as well as, weeks, months and years. Because it is the height of cold season, we will be talking about how to stay healthy. How do we take care of our bodies? What do we eat […]

January 30, 2018

Dear Parents, This week will be a fun filled week in celebration of “Catholic School Week”. St. Peter’s Catholic School will celebrate 165 years of community involvement. We will be studying the school’s history and what it means to be attending a Catholic School. We will continue with our study about Non-Standard Measurement by using […]

January 23, 2018

Dear Parents, Wow! Half of the school year is over. Let’s all look ahead for more exciting learning opportunities for our K4 children. In Math, we will continue to identify, create, extend and verbally describe a pattern of concrete objects. We will be introducing Non-Standard Measurement by using words like: long, short, tall, the same […]

January 9, 2918

Dear Parents, Now that we are experiencing the coldest weather of the year we will be talking about the winter season. Children will be learning about hibernation when animals such as bears, woodchucks, and other wild animals spend the winter in sleep or inactive conditions. We will discuss migration, the special journey made by birds […]