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PK-110 | Teacher: Mrs. Laura Bertuccio |

Welcome to Pre K!

The Pre-K curriculum includes literacy, math, science, social studies, and religion as well as social skills which adhere to the New York State Common Core Learning Standards.

Each week the children are introduced to a letter of the alphabet. They will learn to recognize the letter, as well as words that begin with that letter. Through literature the letters are reinforced. The children create art work relating to the letter. The formation of letters is taught and sight words are introduced using My Short Books.

The math curriculum includes learning about shapes, patterns, measurement, and numbers as well as many concepts that relate to them.

In science we examine magnets, light, and bubbles through hands-on activities. In the spring, we learn about life sciences by exploring insects and animals and by watching our plants grow.

In social studies we discuss ourselves and our families and those people who help us in our community. We learn about other cultures through their customs, language, and foods.

The children learn about Jesus through stories and songs. They are taught the Hail Mary and The Lords Prayer. They learn about and celebrate the Holy Days. We visit church throughout the year.

Music is a very important part of our curriculum as the children sing songs about concepts that they have learned. These songs strengthen their knowledge of those concepts.

The computer is used to enrich all areas of the curriculum.

Social skills are taught through modeling and interacting throughout the day.

The UPK program enhances the curriculum through the use of centers where the children experience and learn on their own.

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PK-110 Newsletter – Week of November 11th

Posted on November 12, 2019

Pre K 110 News
November 11 – 15

This week the children will learn about the types of homes animals live in.

We will be introduced to numbers by counting nuts for our squirrel and counting eggs in our nest.

The vocabulary words this week are: bedroom, burrow, den, downstairs, habitat, hibernate, hive, nest, pet, upstairs

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PK-110 Newsletter – Week of November 4th

Posted on November 1, 2019

Pre K 110 News
November 4 – 8

Our next Unit is Where We Live. The children will learn about the types of buildings that families live in.

The vocabulary words for this week are:
address, borough, city, far, home, near, neighborhood,road and street

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PK-110 Newsletter – Week of October 28th

Posted on October 28, 2019

Pre K 110 News
October 28 – November 1

This week we will be concluding the units on The Five Senses and All About Us. We will be learning about our sense of our smell and reviewing vocabulary words for the two units.

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PK-110 Newsletter – Week of October 21st

Posted on October 21, 2019

Pre K 110 News
October 21 – 25

This week we will be exploring our sense of touch and talking about our families.
We will review the shapes we have learned.  

The vocabulary words this week are: adopted, aunt, big, brother, cousin, culture, family, father, grandfather, grandmother, mother, older, siblings, sister, small, together, uncle, younger dry, feel, fingers, hard, rough, skin, smooth, soft, touch, wet

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