Kindergarten & Bridge

Bridge & Kindergarten News for March

We are emerging from the “Shadows” of February into the Light of Spring! Has your child told you that centers have gotten harder? We are seeing progress on the challenging activities that are offered daily in the classroom.We hope you are seeing that same progress at home with their confidence level, independence and self- help…

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In March: School-Wide Texas Emphasis

Saddle up Shady Oak Students for “Go Texan Days”! All of our classes will be participating in a study of horses and cowboys and their work in the next few weeks. We will have a visit from one of the Morrison’s horses and a visit from Ms. Turman’s baby goats. That makes them “Shady Oak…

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Class Pictures are Schedule

“SAY CHEESE”! Steve Leonard returns to Shady Oak in April to take Class Group Photos on Thursday and Friday, April 6 & 7! Steve Leonard will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 6 with all Readiness & Pre-K Classes, Kindergarten will also have their class picture taken on Thursday. On Friday morning at 9:00…

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February News in Bridge & Kindergarten

February will be a busy month in the cottage! We will kick off the month learning about and celebrating Ground Hog’s Day! Other special events that will follow are our 100 Day Celebration and of course, Valentine’s Day. Our Valentine’s special snack day will be on Tuesday, Feb. 14th and our 100 Day will be…

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Valentine’s Day Emphasis at Shady Oak

Valentine emphasis includes new vocabulary and concepts taught this month.  We will also focus on emotions and feelings that are appropriate for school. Valentine’s Day brings up new words to read and write, even in Pre-K. There’s a surge of interest in the words and ideas of “love”, “boyfriend,” and “girlfriend.” We will add the word, LOVE,…

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Valentine Celebrations Planned

Have you signed up to provide a Valentine Special Snack? We will have a “special snack” on Monday, February 13 and Tuesday, February 14. Sign-up sheets will be posted for Special Snack items in the Readiness, Pre-K and Bridge classrooms.   Kindergarten will celebrate on the 14th only. In addition, each child should bring enough Valentine…

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