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Teacher Merry Kay Clayton
Teacher's Aide: Jennifer Kush
Room Parent:
Jennifer Bugbee and Jessica Feeney


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Pre-K News

February Themes are......



February 1 - 5: Groundhog Day/Chinese New Year/Catholic Schools Week The girst week of February has us very busy!!  We will finish up our Chinese New Year Dragons, find out if Puxsutawney Phil sees his shadow, and Celebrate Catholic Schools Week.  A very fun week filled with community building and celebrating.


February 8 - 12:
Friends and Valentine's Day Another week of busy busy work!  We will be focusing on friendships and the holiday Valentine's day (party on the 11th).  We will also be learning about Ash Wednesday and start to learn about the liturgical season of Lent.  We will be having Pajama day on the 9th!

February 15 - 19:
5 Senses This is a very short week (only 3 days), but we will be starting our work on learning the 5 senses!!  What different things can we do with each of the senses??

February 22 - 26: 5 Senses/Solar System We will continue working on learning about our 5 senses, and start to introduce the Solar System.  With each new theme brings new songs, and we are sure the Planet song is one that will make it home and you will know in no time at all!!

Parent Reminders

Important Dates
--February 2nd:  Hero Day, bring $0.50 for ALS bake sale, Family Skate Night 6pm
-- February3rd:  Athletic Wear Day (what team do you support??)
-- February 4th:  Alumni Hot Lunch
-- February 5th:  Green and Gold Day:  come decked out in our school colors!!
-- February 9th:  PJ Day
-- February 10th:  Ash Wednesday, we will go to Mass with the school
-- February 11th:  Valentine's Day Party!
--NO SCHOOL February 12, 15 and 16


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- Pre-K Prayers

September
God is great and God is good.
So let us thank God for our food.

God is great and God is good.
So let us thank God for our food.
(Sung to The Flinstons' tune)


October
Thank you God for loving me.
Thank you for my family.
Help me to learn more each day.
To be kind at work and play.

November
Our hands we fold.
Our heads we bow.
For food and drink,
We thank you now.

December
Thank you God for the food that we eat.
Thank you God for the friends that we meet.
For the food that we eat.
For the friends that we meet
Amen.
(Sung to the tune of the Superman Theme)

January
We thank you Lord for giving.
The things we need for living.
So bless us while we're eating.
The Laker Family.
Da-da-da-da.  snap snap
Da-da-da-da.  snap snap 
Da-da-da-da.  Da-da-da-da.
Da-da-da-da.   Aman!(sung to the tune of the Addam's Family)

February
Thank you for the world so sweet,
thank you for the food we eat,
thank you for the birds that sing.
Thank you God for everything.

March
God our Father, God our Father
Thanks for Food, Thanks for Food
And our many blessings
And our many blessings
A-AH-Men, A-Ah-Men
(Sung to Frere Jacques)

April
Oh, the Lord is good to me,
and so I thank the Lord,
for giving me the things I need like the
sun and the rain and the apple seed.
The Lord is good to me.
Amen, Amen, Amen, Amen, amen. AMEN!!

May
Come Lord, Jesus
Be our guest,
Let this food to us be blessed.

June
(Prayer Leaders Choice)

Class Schedule
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Times Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:30 - 9:55 Centers


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Centers

Gym
Centers

Library
Centers

Music/Movement
10:00 - 10:30 Recess                 (Thursday and Friday recess 10:15 - 10:45)
10:30- 10:40 Bathroom
10:40 - 11:30 Group Time
Group Time Group Time Group Time

Group Time
Reading Buddies
Oct.-Jan

Second Step

11:30 - 12:20 Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
Lunch &
Free Play
12:20 - 12:30 Goodbye
Goodbye Goodbye Goodbye Goodbye
12:30 - 3:00 Optional: Kids Club