August Newsletter

Mrs. O’Neill’s Classroom

August 29, 2016


*Monday, September 5th -Labor Day Holiday (NO SCHOOL) J 

*Ice Cream and Pickle every Friday during recess- $1.00 EACH

Please remember to send a healthy snack everyday to school with

your child. :)


*Review DOLCH words nightly.

*Read nightly for 10 minutes. This can either be your child reading and retelling a book to someone else, or being read to by someone.

*Complete math or grammar activities attached in the homework packet.

SPELLING WORDS: (Students need to know how to read and write these words)






* Remember to check Take-Home Binders every night!


*Please continue practicing DOLCH lists.

*You will begin to see more work coming home in your child’s weekly homework packet. Please be sure to complete homework throughout the week and send it in to be checked on Friday

What We Are Learning:


We are on week 3 of “Start Smart” and reviewing our skills. This week, we will practice the letters e, g, w, v, j, x, u, q, y, and z. We will learn about sentence structure, including capital letters and punctuation. In math, we are counting by tens, and learning the make a ten strategy. In social studies, we will learn all about different jobs at a school