Primary Weekly Newsletter!
March 25-29, 2024

Parent Messages

 

Walk-a-Thon – Thank you to all of the parents that came to cheer the kids on at the Walk-a-Thon!  If you volunteered and helped out, be sure to log your volunteer hours on Gradelink. Walk-a-Thon packets will be returned tomorrow with the oldest sibling at school.  You can continue to collect donations until April 26th when all donations are due back.

 

Field Trip – Thank you to all of the parents that drove and chaperoned for our field trip to Big Break.  The students had a lot of fun learning about the delta wetland animals and their adaptations.

 

Book Fair – We will be having a Scholastic Book Fair April 22-26.  If you are interested in helping at the book fair, sign up for a time slot at this link:

Questions email dgreene@antiochcharteracademy.org

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0444A9AF23A5F58-48561919-book

Upcoming Events

April 15-19- No School, Spring Break

April 25 – Young Authors Night

Homework

Kindergarten – Reading Eggs 42&43

Mathseeds 28

TK – Reading Eggs 25

Mathseeds 24

Week in Review

We enjoyed our first week in our new classroom, but had to learn and practice a lot of new procedures.  New Montessori jobs introduced: numbers on a clock, clock 3-part cards, and plant vs. animal sort. We practiced reading and spelling three letter words with -ip, -it and -ig.

Counselor Connection

CocoKids, located in Concord, offers free online parenting information classes. You can find the complete list here: Events from March 28, 2024 – July 18, 2024 › Training › – CocoKids Here are two of my favorites: We Can! Energize our Families Workshop – CocoKids and Parent Cafe – CocoKids

 

First Five Contra Costa offers free services in Antioch for children from birth to age 5. Services include parenting classes, early childhood education, and advocacy.