Colleen Mundy
Welcome to my Preschool Page!

Exciting News! The Engineering Centers have arrived!  These Engineering Centers will build and reinforce math, science, language development, technology, social interaction, as well as enhancing fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination objectives.  This is all thanks to the grant given to us by The Henry Hudson Tri-District Education Foundation. We can not thank them enough for this amazing opportunity for our classrooms and students!



 






10/9- Columbus Day School Closed

10/16 - "Pumpkin Picking" Field Trip

10/19- Fire Fighter Visit

10/20- Faculty Follies

  10/31 - Happy Halloween!







October Themes:


Week of October 2 - Colors & Letter L

Week of October 9 - Assessments/Colors &

         Letter F

Week of October 16 - Pumpkins & Letter E

Week of October 23 - Halloween & Letter T

Week of October 30 - Halloween/Author Study -

                        Bill Martin & Letter I





Some fun things we are doing in our classroom:


The phrases we use in class are in parentheses. Try them at home,too.

The underlined ones are the ones we have learned about in class so far!

Please ask you child about these and reinforce them at home too.


Following Directions 
( Follow directions right away)

 Handling Disappointment ( We get what we need, not always what we want)

Respect personal space  ( I have my space you have your space)

Getting a grown-ups attention appropriately (When I want the teacher's attention, I raise my hand)

 Making Good independent choices ( I have my own brain, I can make my own choices)

 Paying Attention ( Where the eyes go, the brain follows)

Compassion ( When I do the right thing, I have a happy heart)

 Honesty ( Always tell the truth, no whoppers)

  Using Kind Words ( Just because I think it, doesn't mean I say it)

 Learning from Mistakes ( The more we practice, the better we get)

 Try them at home and for more information check out the website below

www.danstromain.com



OUR SPECIALS :

Monday: Technology

Tuesday: Library(don't forget your library book)

Wednesday: Gym (wear sneakers)

Thursday: Art

Friday: Music


 Here are some fun websites:

     www.brainpopjr.com 

   www.starfall.com

www.pbskids.org

www.storylineonline.com




"You'll never be bored
when you try something new.
There's really no limit
to what you can do!"
Dr. Seuss