Category Archive: Newsletters for Parents

Apr 07

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #8

Issue #8 Farewell I hope you enjoy Issue #8. This is the last newsletter of the school year. It contains things parents can do with their children over the summer. Additional Resources If you want to continue the tradition of sending newsletters to parents, you may like to explore some of these resources. Education World …

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Mar 10

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue 7

Issue #7 I hope you enjoy Issue #7. One more newsletter will go out in April for the end of the school year.    I’ve decided to post these newsletters here each month for teachers would would like to send them home to their students. You can download a pdf version of the newsletter by clicking: …

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Feb 04

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #6

Issue #6 The Next Newsletters I hope you enjoy Issue #6. My plan is to create two more to round at the school year. You can check back in March for Issue #7.    I’ve decided to post these newsletters here each month for teachers would would like to send them home to their students. You …

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Jan 07

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #5

Issue #5 Positive Feedback from Parents This will make the fifth reading newsletter I’ve sent to parents. The feedback I’ve received has been extremely positive and encouraging. Here are some examples: You have given us ideas to try that I would have never thought about. While simple these ideas are really working. Thank you for your time …

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Dec 10

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #4

Issue #4 With this newsletter coming right before the Christmas holiday, I purposely tried to keep the activities light in Issue #4. I thought gifts that encourage writing would make great last minute stocking stuffers. Christmas Library Fun Our local library hosts a great Christmas event for students from about age 5 to 12. Students hear …

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Nov 19

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #3

Issue #3 Creating Storybooks This month one of the major units we are covering in class is writing narratives. I decided to encourage writing at home by listing websites where students can create storybooks. It is a great time of the year to have students create books as they make wonderful Christmas gifts for grandparents. The …

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Oct 21

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #2

Issue #2 Classroom Newsletters Shortly after posting the last Parent Connection Newsletter, I received an e-mail from a teacher wanting to know what information I include in my classroom newsletters. I decided to answer that question here for teachers who are thinking about starting a classroom newsletter. What Should You Include in Your Newsletters First …

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Sep 16

Parent Connection Newsletter ~ Issue #1

Issue #1 The Newsletter Project One of my projects for this school year is to create a monthly reading newsletter for parents. While I plan to send the letter digitally to all parents who provide an e-mail address, I have a few that will get a printable copy. For this reason the newsletter will be one …

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