Entries by Elissa Creech

May 28-30

K5 Families, This week we will celebrate an important milestone: Kindergarten Graduation! Your child has grown so much over the past few months, and we can’t thank you enough for letting us be a part of their learning experience. Please look for the Fountas & Pinnell Reading Benchmark Test update in your child’s Tuesday folder. […]

May 6-10

K5 Families, I hope everyone is having a great week. Please note that our Spring Musical Performance is on Thursday. Please arrive by 6:30 at the USC Band Hall. It will be an incredible performance and a wonderful opportunity for your children’s talents to shine! Also, I will be finishing the Fountas & Pinnell Reading […]

April 29 – May 3

K5 Families, This week we will be learning about how plants grow. The children are excited about planting their own plants! If you are a gardener, we would love to have you come and share your expertise with the class. Please email me at ecreech@stpeterscatholicschool.org if you would like to come in and talk about […]

April 22-26

K5 Families, I hope everyone had a safe and blessed break! This week, students will learn how they can be good stewards of the Earth. Students will demonstrate an understanding and appreciation for reducing, reusing, and recycling everyday items.  We will be attending the Symphonic Winds Concert for Kids this Thursday, April 25. Permission slips […]

April 8-12

K5 Families,  I hope everyone is having a great week. The children thoroughly enjoyed learning about the Legend of the Lenten Pretzel on Friday. I hope they came home and excitingly shared with you everything they learned. I sent home a letter yesterday regarding the Easter Egg Hunt. If you have any questions or would […]

April 1-5

K5 Families, I hope everyone is having a terrific week. If you have not signed and returned your child’s report card please do so. Also, homework folders will not go home on Mondays. They will be sent home Tuesday-Friday. Please return your child’s folder daily as we use them in small groups. It is important […]

March 25-29

K5 Families, This week we will be learning about the life cycle of a butterfly. Your child will learn that unlike humans, butterflies transform or change shape though four different stages during their lifetime: egg, caterpillar (larva), chrysalis (pupa), and adult butterfly. This process is known as metamorphosis.  Also, please return your chid’s homework folder […]

March 19-22

K5 Families, I hope everyone is having a great week. Happy Spring! Spring is a great time to remind us just how powerful and amazing God is. This week we will be focusing on the season of spring and the joy it brings to so many!  Please take the time to look through your child’s […]

March 11-15

K5 Families, As we begin our Lenten season, kindergarten is learning about doing good deeds to help others in need! “I am going to do something to fill someone’s bucket today.” Have You Filled a Bucket Today? By Carol McCloud and Illustrated by David Messing Tomorrow, Wednesday, March 13, your child will be having their […]

February 25-March 1

K5 Families, We have an exciting week of learning ahead! This week, we will be finishing up our unit on addition and learning about Dr. Seuss, and the wonderful stories he wrote! Don’t forget that the Character Parade is this Friday, March 1 at 2:00 pm on the playground. Please reference the letter that was […]