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Dukes and Duchesses

Dukes and Duchesses Newsletter South: April 2014

Spring has sprung in the Dukes and Duchesses classroom!  We just wrapped up an eventful Spring Break with going swimming at the Arc, touring The Candy Factory, and traveling to Jefferson City to learn more about Missouri history.  April will be full of fun events like the Egg Hunt.  Hopefully we have some warmer weather…

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Jesters Newsletter South: May 2014

The Jesters are so glad Spring is finally here. We are getting outside as much as possible and enjoying the beautiful weather. April brought us colder weather, a lot of rain and many clouds. We are hoping May is filled with warmer weather and sunshine! In April, we celebrated the Week of the Young Child…

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Jesters Newsletter South: April 2014

Welcome to April! March was a busy month for the Jesters. We talked about Dr. Seuss, Spring, and the weather. The students enjoyed painting, using glue, and making sand art. As we settle into Spring, remember to check your child’s cubby for an appropriate change of clothing. The students will also be going outside more…

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Knights and Maidens


Lords and Ladies

Lords and Ladies Newsletter South: May 2014

Wow! Summer is almost here and we are ready for the warmer weather!  Please make sure that you are checking your child’s folder on the inside of the door.  There is sometimes information and art work that we send home inside.  As the weather is warming up we will be spending lots of time outside. …

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Lords and Ladies Newsletter South: April 2014

The month of March really flew by!  It is very hard to believe April is here.  Because Spring can bring some unpredictable weather, we wanted to take this time to remind you that we will be going outside when ever weather allows.  If it is above 40 degrees and not raining, we will be headed…

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Nobles Newsletter South: May 2014

It is hard to believe that summer is just around the corner!  The Nobles have been keeping busy with exciting new things happening.  We have been practicing writing our letters upper and lower case, reviewing our numbers 1-20, and learning simple addition and subtraction problems.  Everyone has been doing an awesome job with welcoming our…

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Nobles Newsletter South: April 2014

Spring has sprung, the birds are chirping, the flowers are in bloom!!!   We certainly have been keeping busy in the Nobles room this past month.  Your child has been engaged in many activities including making butterflies and caterpillars, getting messy with green goo, painting flowers, and learning about static electricity with balloons!  Also, we recently…

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Pages Newsletter South: May 2014

Dear Pages’ parents, We’ve all been so fortunate to enjoy such nice weather, finally! April was a busy month for our class. We had lots of fun during the Week of the Young Child: with the Feast, the barbeque, and all of our fun activities. We also learned about bugs, the importance of caring for…

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Pages Newsletter South: April 2014

Happy spring! It’s starting to warm up enough for us to enough some outside time! March was a busy month for the pages.  We learned lots of new things about Dr. Seuss, spring, baby animals, and the circus.  We also enjoyed special treats for St. Patrick’s Day.  April has many fun things in store for…

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Pixies Newsletter South: May 2014

Dear Pixies’ parents, We are so glad to be enjoying the warmer weather.  Playing out on the playground and going on stroller rides is a joy for the children.  Just as a reminder, the mats on our concrete pad give off a color that can stain the children’s clothes.  You are welcome to bring in…

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Pixies Newsletter South: April 2014

Welcome to April!  We are looking forward to warmer weather!  Just another reminder about our mats outside: they give off a residue that will stain clothes, so if you would like to bring an extra old pair of pants to slip on over your child’s good ones, we can do that.   Dates to remember:…

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Sentries Newsletter South: May 2014

Welcome to May!  We enjoyed learning about Community Helpers, Week of the Young Child, Eggs, Chicks and Bunnies, Earth Day and Life Cycles.  We look forward to many more fun moments as we work toward graduation NEXT MONTH – June 5th, 2014. Themes May 5th– 9th ~ Mexico May 12th-16th ~ Mother’s Day May 19th-23rd…

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Sentries Newsletter South: April 2014

Welcome to April!  We enjoyed talking about Dr. Seuss, clocks, St. Patrick’s Day and the weather.  We look forward to many more fun moments as we work toward graduation.  Themes March 31st-April 4th ~ Community Helpers April 7th-11th ~ Week of the Young Child April 14th– 18th ~ Eggs, Chicks and Bunnies April 21st-25th ~…

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Spartans Newsletter South: June 24-28

FIELD TRIPS: Monday:Stephens Lake Playground (12:30-3:30) Tuesday and Thursday: Pool day! (12:45-3:00). Please have your child bring their swimsuit, sunscreen, and a towel. Wednesday: Columbia Public Library (12:45-3:00) Friday: Stokowski ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: thumbprint animals, paper bag birds, animal masks REMINDERS: DUKES & DUCHESSES WILL NEED TO BRING A SHOEBOX THIS WEEK! Every Tuesday and…

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Spartans Newsletter South: June 17-21

FIELD TRIPS: Monday:We are going to Lazer Lanes (11:00-1:00) Tuesday and Thursday: Pool day! (12:45-3:00). Please have your child bring their swimsuit, sunscreen, and a towel. Wednesday: Mizzou Arena Tour (12:30-3:30). Friday: We are taking a trip to the St. Louis Zoo! (all day) ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK: creating aliens, moon cookies, constellations REMINDERS: YOUR CHILD…

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Sprites Newsletter South:May 2014

April was a wonderful month of fun and exciting events.  The Week of the Young Child was fun.  Although the April showers have kept us inside, May should bring lots of sunshine which will be filled with lots of outside time.  Please remember if you have not done so yet, bring an extra hat, jacket,…

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Sprites Newsletter South: April 2014

The Sprites class had a fun month of March. We have enjoyed painting with green paint for St. Patrick’s Day and painting with vegetables. In the coming months, with the weather getting warmer, the Sprites will be making our way outside on the playground and some stroller rides which is so nice for our little…

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Squires Newsletter South: May 2014

April was a busy month in the Squires’ classroom and May is sure to be just as fun filled with learning about community helpers, nutrition, and nursery rhymes. We will be taking two field trips this month. Please be on the lookout for the field trip permission sheet in the weeks ahead. The students are…

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Squires Newsletter South: April 2014

Spring is finally here!! Or is it? The students are all so excited when we are able to get out to the playground or the racetrack, however those days have been few and far between. We have happily welcomed Yaseen and Lauren to our classroom. We now have a full classroom of 16 friends. The…

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