Classroom News

BIG THINGS 
are happening for 2018/19!

MAY 2019
This month we will focus on Restaurant ordering, menus, money, life cycle of a plant.
OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch
Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities! 
 Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.
SPECIAL EVENTS in class:
5/1 Turtleback Zoo Trip
5/9 Broadway Diner Lunch Trip
5/3, 5/10, 5/17, 5/30  - Pre-K internships weather permitting
5/15, 5/22, 5/29 Venetian Nursing Center
5/24 NO SCHOOL
5/27 NO SCHOOL
__________________________________________________________________________________________


APRIL 2019

This month we will focus on Restaurant ordering, menus, etiquette, money, geometry, the water cycle and begin our plant unit.
We will be DLM testing during the week of 4/8-12


OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities! 
 Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.

SPECIAL EVENTS in class:
4/5, 4/12,  - Pre-K internships weather permitting
4/3, 4/10, 4/17 Venetian Nursing Center
4/19-4/26 SPRING BREAK
4/29 Planetarium trip
5/1 Turtleback Zoo trip
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

MARCH 2019
This month we will continue to focus on:
Grocery Store, shopping lists, money, geometry
and Predator/Prey relationships, and ordering food at a restaurant.

OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities! 
 Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.

SPECIAL EVENTS in class:
3/6, 3/13, 3/22, 3/29 - Pre-K internships weather permitting
3/20, 3/27 Venetian Nursing Center
3/5 Short Session day  Dismissal 12:15pm
3/14 HS St. Patrick's Day Dance
3/26 Shop Rite Trip
3/28 Breakfast at Broadway Diner

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________
February 2019
This month we will focus on:
Grocery Store, shopping lists, money, 
and Predator/Prey relationships


OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities! 
 Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.
SPECIAL EVENTS :
2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27 - Pre-K internships weather permitting
2/13-2/14 Short Session days.  Dismissal 12:15pm
2/15 and 2/18 NO SCHOOL-Presidents' Day
2/22 TACO LUNCHEON (rescheduled from 2/12) 11:30-1pm -JOIN US!!!
2/26 Hidden Dangers Presentation 6pm MHS cafeteria
____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
January 2019
This month we will focus on:
Going to the theater as a community resource, money/banking,
and the solar system


OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities! 
 Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.
SPECIAL EVENTS in class:
1/2, 1/9, 1/16, 1/30 - Pre-K internships
TBD - Trip to Wells Fargo Bank, South Amboy
1/21 NO SCHOOL
1/23 TRIP to State Theater of New Brunswick
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________


December 2018
This month we will focus on :
Museum as a community resource, kitchen safety, study of matter

OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities!  Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.

SPECIAL EVENTS in class:
12/5, 12/14, 12/19 - Pre-K internships
12/13-12/21 Spirit Week-check SAMHS website for details
TUESDAY 12/18 - Holiday Open House/Coffee and Muffins 12:15-1:15pm
12/21 EARLY DISMISSAL
12/24-1/1  WINTER BREAK

__________________________________________________________________________________


November 2018
This month we will focus on :
Food Groups, Thanksgiving, The Human Body, and volunteerism

OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities!  Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.

SPECIAL EVENTS:
11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28 - Pre-K internships
11/8-12 NO SCHOOL
11/20 - Thanksgiving Open House/Coffee and Muffins 10-11am
11/19-21 - Early Dismissal Days-pm conferences 11/19, afternoon 11/20
11/22-23 NO SCHOOL THANKSGIVING BREAK

______________________________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 2018
This month we will focus on:
Learning about the farmers market as a community resource for fresh food, hygiene, fire safety, and the human body.

OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch


Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities!  Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.

SPECIAL EVENTS:
10/3 - First Day Pre-K internships
10/8 - no school
10/18 - MS Girls Summit (am)
10/19 - Cheesequake Farm trip
10/25 - MS Halloween Dance
10/26 - Painting Pumpkins/Haunted Hallways
10/31 - Early Dismissal NO COSTUMES IN SCHOOL (please bring in a bag)


___________________________________________________________________________________


SEPTEMBER 2018
WELCOME BACK!
This month we will focus on:
Learning about the pharmacy as a community resource, 
hygiene, basic first aid, and money skills

OT - Tuesday
Speech - Monday and Friday
Social Skills Group - Thursday during lunch

Please be sure to check the school website every day for upcoming extra-curricular opportunities!  Announcements are posted each morning by Dr. McCabe.


Special Events: 
9/12 - school pictures
9/14 - hygiene presentation Mrs. Housman, SAMHS nurse
9/18 -Student Council Elections
9/20 - Short Session day/Back to School Night
9/27 - RITE AID TRIP (meet a pharmacist, tour RediClinic, etc)
9/28 - wound care presentation with Mrs. Housman, SAMHS nurse

Coming Up Next Month:
Pre-K Internships begin
Fire House trip
Cheesequake Farm Tour