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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: May 2014

We are so excited about welcoming the warmer weather. We had a great month of April with the Week of the Young Child- the students loved all of the events. We also had a great spring party, thank you for all the parents that were able to join!

This month we will talk about families, transportation, and insects. We are starting to prepare for summer activities and enjoying the outdoors. Please remember to sign up for a conference slot! Also remember to check your child’s folder and cubby daily! If you ever have any questions or concerns, please let us know.

Important Dates to Remember:

May 11th– Mother’s Day

May 14th-16th– Family Conferences- 12:35-2:30

May 26th– School closed for Memorial Day

May Themes:

May 5th-9th– Family

May 12th-16th– Transportation

May 19th-23rd– Insects

May 26th-30th– Dinosaurs

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: April 2014

We are very excited that Spring is finally here! We have been waiting for nice warm weather. We had a great month in March with Dr. Seuss and learning about different types of weather. The students also loved their visit from the leprechaun! In April we will talk about plants, children and feelings. As a reminder, we will no longer be doing show and tell in our classroom. As always, if you have any questions or concerns please let us know!

Important Dates to Remember:

April 7th-11th – Week of the Young Child

April 18th– Spring Party and egg hunt

Week of the Young Child Events:

Monday- Sundae’s on Monday

Tuesday- Take 5 Tuesday

Wednesday- Wacky Wednesday

Thursday- Medieval Feast

Friday- BBQ

April Themes:

March 31st– April 4th- Feelings

April 7th– 11th–  Week of the Young Child

April 14th-18th–   Fairy Tales

April 21st-25th–  Plants

April  28th– May 2nd– Space

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: March 2014

We are excited about what the month of March will bring for our classroom. We are doing an author study on Dr. Seuss in celebration of his birthday. We will also be learning about weather and community helpers. In March, we will no longer be doing show and tell in our classroom. To keep home items safe, we would prefer them to stay at home. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to ask. Please remember to check your child’s cubby and folder daily!

Important Dates to Remember:                  

March 9th– Daylights Savings Time Begins (spring forward)

March 17th– St. Patrick’s Day

March 20th– Spring Begins

March Themes:

March 3rd-7th– Dr. Seuss

March 10th-14th –Weather

March 17th-21st – St. Patrick’s

March 24th-28th – Community Helpers

 

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: February 2014

The school year is passing by quickly- it’s already February! Our class is excited about the fun activities and events we have planned for this month. The Academy will have its annual Sweets With Your Sweetie from 7-9 am on February 14th. We will also be having our classroom party on Valentine’s day at 3pm. Valentine’s will be exchanged the day of the party- we will send out a list the week of the party.

Important Dates to Remember:                  

February 14th– Sweets With Your Sweetie and classroom party

February 17th– Academy Closed on President’s Day for staff training

February Themes:

February 3rd-7th– Hibernation

February 10th-14th –Valentine’s

February 17th-21st – Presidents

February 24th-28th – Dental Health

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: December 2013

Thank you to all that attended the Thanksgiving feast. We are delighted by the number of families that could share the time with us. We are excited to see everyone at the production of the Nutcracker this year. The children have been working very hard for this event!

We will be having Parent/Teacher conferences December 4th through the 6th, so make sure to check your time on our door! As always, if you ever have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to ask.

Important Dates to Remember:

December 12th- Academy Nutcracker Production

December 13th- Academy Pajama Day

December 20th- Holiday Party- 3pm

December 24th & 25th- Academy Closed

January 1st- Academy Closed

December Themes:

December 2nd-6th- Healthy Bodies

December 9th -13th –Birds

December 16th-20th – Winter

December 23rd-27th – Holidays

December 30th- 3rd – New Year’s

Thanks!

Mrs. Kanthi, Ms. Terri, and Miss Kelsey

 

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: October 2013

We have had a great start to the school year!  We will have a field trip to the Peach Tree Farms Pumpkin Patch on October 16th at 9:00 am.  If you would like to join, please be here before 8:30. There will be a sign up sheet on the door very soon so please be on the lookout.  We will be having school pictures on October 17th and 18th.  With the change in weather, please take the time to check your child’s cubby to make sure that there is an appropriate change of clothes in case they are needed.  We will continue to go outside, so please be sure to bring in a jacket as it might be cooler in the mornings.  As always, if you ever have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to ask.

Important Dates to Remember:                  

October 17th & 18th – Picture day

October 30th – Trunk or Treat at the East location at 6:15

October 31st – Annual Academy Boo Blast.

November 21st – Annual Academy Feast

November 28th & 29th– Academy Closed

December 12th– Academy Nutcracker Production

October Themes:

September 30th – October 4th – Leaves

October 7th -11th – Apples

October 14th -18th – Pumpkins

October 21st -25th – Fire Safety

October 28th– November 1st – Halloween

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: Sept. 2013

Once again we want to say welcome to the Knights and Maidens!  We are so glad you are here!  It is going to be a fun and exciting year where we learn all kinds of new things to help prepare us for Pre-Kindergarten!  We hope you have taken the time to read through our goals for the year and please remember to ask if you have any questions.

We understand that accidents do sometimes happen so please make sure that your child has an extra change of weather appropriate clothes in the cubby.

Important Dates to Remember

September 2nd– Academy closed for Labor Day

September 4th– Academy Back to School night 6-7 pm

October 30th– Trunk or Treat at our East location

October 31st-Boo Blast

December 12th– Nutcracker production

 

September Themes
September 2nd-6th– All About Me
September 9th-14th– Colors

September 16th– 20th– Shapes

 

September 23rd– 27th– Friends

 

September 30th– October 4th– Fall

 

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Knights and Maidens South: August 2013

Where has the summer gone?!?  It is crazy to think in less than 3 weeks a new school year will begin!  Your children have been very busy learning about America’s Birthday, Amelia Bedelia, camping, and ocean animals.  For the next few weeks, we will be talking about ocean animals, our favorite activities and even learn about pirates.  Everyone has had a blast with water play this summer, and our last water play day is August 2nd so don’t forget your swim gear! 

We want to thank each and every one of you for allowing us to have your child in our classroom this year.  Your children are definitely hard workers and a joy to have!  It has been a wonderful year!

We will greatly miss them,

Miss Sara, Mrs. Stacy, and Miss Monica

Important Dates:

-August 16- Annual Academy Picnic at the East Location from 6:00-8:00pm

-August 26- New School Year Begins

-September 2- Academy Closed in Observance of Labor Day

Themes:

“Under the Sea”- July 29- August 2

“Art”- August 5-9

“Pirates”- August 12-16

“Our Favorite Activities”- August 19-23

 

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: July 2013

June was a great month. We had a great time at Shakespeare’s Pizza. For the Splash Pad please send your child in their swimming suit, bring a towel and change of clothes for when we are done. If you would like to go on the field trips, just please let us know.  The annual Academy Picnic will be held on August the 16thand more information is to come. Water Play will be on Thursday’s or Friday’s from 3:45-4:30 in July. We will post on the door what day water play is for the week. Miss Hannah is helping out in other classrooms for the rest of the summer and we now have Miss Monica in the morning and the afternoon.

Themes

July 1-5 Independence Day

July 8-12 Science Week

July 15-19 AmeliaBedelia

July 22-26 Camping

July 29-Aug 2Ocean Animals

Important Dates

July 4th Closed for Independence Day

August 16thAcademy Picnic

Thanks,

Ms. Stacy, Ms. Andrea, & Miss Monica

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Knights and Maidens Newsletter South: June 2013

Thank you so much for your generous gifts during Teacher Appreciation Week! We are all so grateful for your support and encouragement. We are excited about summer! As we prepare for the heat, please make sure your child’s cubby contains extra clothing appropriate for the season. Also, please be prepared for water play days! We will have them on Fridays, beginning June 7. Please equip your child with a swimsuit, a towel, extra clothes and water shoes. Thank you!!

Important Days

June 16 Father’s Day

June 21 First Day of Summer

July 4 Academy closed for Independence Day

Themes

June 3-7 Summer

June 10-14 Father’s Day

June 17-21 Frogs

June 24-28 Butterflies

Ms. Stacy, Ms. Andrea & Ms. Hannah

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