CLASS NEWS Bradford Academy Southfield, MI December 7, 2009 www.mrsduvallsclass.com Mrs. DuVall’s Classroom Newsletter Parent Meetings At Home Literacy Activities If you would like to set up a time for a Make a photo album by pasting photos or meeting with me, please don’t hesitate to magazine pictures on construction paper. call or email. We can meet before or Write captions or record your child’s story after school, and time has been set aside about the pictures. on Thursdays from 11:45-12:15 to meet with parents. What We’re Working On Math: shapes, properties of shapes Reading: Transitioning towards less patterned texts Writing: Write a sentence, focusing especially on figuring out at least the beginning and ending sounds in words. Science: Matter – solids and liquids Encore Schedule This Monday, December 7, our Encore schedule is changing. From now until the end of January students will be attending Dates to Remember gym every day. It is important that they have proper gym shoes to prevent injury December 7 Report cards distributed on these days. December 15 PTA Meeting Toys for Tots December 16 Students wear red & As we do each season Bradford Academy green is supporting the Toys for Tots program. Our goal is for each student to donate a December 17 Bring your favorite book new, unwrapped toy. Donations can be & stuffed animal (wear uniform) dropped off in the office or to your child’s teacher. December 18 Holiday sock day (wear uniform) Recess December 21 Christmas Hat Day (wear We will continue to go outside as it gets uniform) colder out unless it is below 20 degrees or raining. Make sure your child is December 22 Pajama Day & Holiday dressed appropriately for the weather Sing at 9:00 – Parents invited each day.