Entries by Elizabeth

December 12, 2017

Dear Parents, During this joyous and special time of the year our thoughts and conversations seem to slow down and we begin to think about our relationships: with Jesus, our Church, families and friends. Thoughts such as love, giving, sharing and compassion stand out as guiding rays of light and seem to take on a […]

December 5, 2017

Kindergarten 4 Newsletter St. Peters Catholic School 1035 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 252-4285 Dear Parents, Advent season is a time of waiting and preparation for the celebration of the Nativity of Jesus at Christmas. Waiting is difficult for young children, the Advent season is a good time for them to learn about patience […]

November 28, 2017

Dear Parents, If time truly flies when you’re having fun, then we’re having the time of our lives in K4! Many thanks to all of our K4 families for their involvement and support of our “Thanksgiving Feast”! We think that we speak for all, when we say it was wonderful. Another Holiday Season is creeping […]

November 13, 2017

Dear Parents, Our Religious Study: ‘God Gave Us Animals’ is our next lesson. We hope to increase the children’s appreciation for God’s gift of animals and to develop a sense of wonder, respect, and gratitude for this gift through stories, discussions, and activities. Thanksgiving Day is near and the children are busy learning about the […]

November 7, 2017

Dear Parents, Thank you for sharing your time with us during the Parent/Teacher conference last Friday. We were happy to be able to meet all of you and share the interest that you showed in your child’s progress. Attending to children’s needs requires that we explore all areas of development. As we work to identify […]

October 30, 2017

Dear Parents, Wow! All the Halloween costumes were terrific and creative. There were lots of goodies and loads of fun! Many thanks to all! The first quarter went by so fast. We will be working hard and focusing on Fine Motor Skills. Gaining control of the hand muscles is a very important goal for children. […]

October 24, 2917

Dear Parents, We have been working a great deal on SELF-HELP-SKILLS. The children are learning to gather their own things; as well as, cleaning up after themselves and putting on their own jacket or sweater. All these activities help to provide a feeling of accomplishment. “I can do it” goes a long way towards building […]

October 17,2017

Dear Parents, Our next lesson in Religious Study is “I Can Touch”. Sense of touch is presented to young children as a natural gift from God that is useful in discovering and learning about the world around them. Children will experience the enjoyment of using this sense through various sensory activities. We will also emphasize […]

October 10, 2017

Dear Parents, A very special “Thank You” to all of the Grandparents who visited our K-4 class last Friday! Your presence gave the children another good reason to know that they have very special people in their lives. Beginning on October 11, the K4’s are joining the Wednesday Mass. A jumper for girls and a […]

October 3, 2017

Kindergarten 4 Newsletter St. Peters Catholic School 1035 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29201 (803) 252-4285 Dear Parents, We are ready to take on another month of learning and fun-filled activities. September was indeed a busy month. For Language Literacy children have been working hard on letter recognition; uppercase as well as lowercase letters, phonetic sounds, […]