Karen McFarland

Mrs. McFarland's Preschool Website

email:  
kmcfarland@ahes.k12.nj.us


   Welcome to my Preschool Page!









Important Dates


February 2nd - Groundhog Day

February 14th - Valentine's Day

February 15th - 1pm Dismissal

February 18th - President's Day - No School




February Themes

Week of February 4th - Numbers/Letter P

Week of February 11th - Valentines

Week of February 18th - Skills Review/Letter B

Week of February 25th - Dr. Seuss/Letter R










Our Preschool Friends


Abel

Alice

Braeden

Charlie

Claire

Connor

Demiana

Elle

Jason

Jonathan

Logan

Michael

Nate

Olivia

Pierce

Porter

Rohan

Valentina

Willa



OUR SPECIALS :

Monday: Library (Don't forget your library book)

Tuesday: Art

Wednesday: Music

Thursday: Technology

Friday: Gym (wear sneakers)




Some fun things we are doing in our classroom:

Below are some of the phrases we use in class to help us learn to make good choices.
The phrases we use in class are in parentheses.

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




 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

 

 

 

October Themes:

10/1- Letter L and Colors

10/8- Letter F and Colors/Assessments

10/15- Letter E and Author Mo Willams

10/22- Letter H and Pumpkins/Halloween

10/29- Letter T and Halloween