First grade had a special visit from Fireman Mike who taught us all about fire safety. Students learned about the importance of having working fire alarms in our homes and how to be safe if there is a fire. Students even got to learn and wear some of the protective gear fire fighters wear to… Continue reading Fire Safety in First Grade
This week was Pre-K's first community walking trip. We walked to the local fire station. Our students enjoyed seeing the firefighters, the fire trucks, and all of the fire fighting gear. Thank you to the firefighters for teaching us about their important job. Also, thank you to all the parents who came on… Continue reading Pre-K Visits the Firehouse!
What’s happening Students are engaged in their second unit of study, Egypt a Case Study of a Community. Students are learning the culture, geography, and history and how it shapes are world community. We began the unit by discussing how world communities are the same and how they are different. “What can I do… Continue reading Exploring Egypt in Social Studies
Parent Teacher Conferences are this Thursday, November 16th! The afternoon session begins at 12:30 and the evening session begins at 5:00. If you have not scheduled a time with your child's teacher, please reach out to them by phone (718) 584-3683 or by email. Also, please check your child's folder for a reminder slip with… Continue reading Reminder: Parent Teacher Conferences are Thursday, November 16th!
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What's happeningIn unit 2, students are currently transferring their foundational skills into both reading and writing! Many students struggle with decoding, whether they're reading a difficult word, or trying to spell it in their writing. Fundations has given them the tool of tapping out their sounds and putting those sounds together to read and write… Continue reading Fundations