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Look What’s Happening In Kindergarten

Well, its almost here!!!  Party Gras!!!  It should be a wonderful evening filled with fun and fellowship.  In preparations for Party Gras, the gym/cafeteria will be close Thursday (2/23) and Friday (2/24).  Therefore, all students will have to pack lunches and drinks.  Thank you so much for you help with this.

Here’s what’s happening in the classroom.

MATH – This week we will identify and count nickels and quarters, trade pennies for nickels, and pennies for dimes, and compare groups of coins to see which group has the greater amount.

RELIGION – This week we will continue with, and finish the story of Noah’s Ark.  We will then begin discussing the Blessed Trinity.

READING – This week we will review letters and sounds, identify the long /a/ sound, identify and produce rhyming words. understand and follow multi step directions, locate the table of contents, read and respond to a decodable, develop an understanding for new vocabulary, practice the comprehension strategies; asking questions, clarifying, analyzing and drawing conclusions.

SOCIAL STUDIES – This week we will look at the symbols of our country and of our state. 

WRITING?HANDWRITING – This week we will practice the letter Qq.  We will also begin going trough the steps of the writing process.

 

 

“Buddy” Fun

We read “Bartholomew and the Oobleck” today with our buddies.  Then we made and experimented with Oobleck.  We had a great time!

 

 

Look What’s Happening In Kindergarten!

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend!  Don’t forget the students do not have school this Friday (2/17) and Monday (2/20).  Enjoy the long weekend!

Here’s what’s happening in our classroom this week.

MATH – This week we will practice counting pennies and nickels, identify and count dimes and quarters, and practice mixed counting.

RELIGION – This week we will begin to discuss “faith”.  We will be reading Noah’s Ark.

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS – This week we will decode 5 new sight words, attach the /k/ sound to the letter Kk, practice sound-by-sound blending, read and respond to a decodable, practice CVC patterns in words, work with word families, use comprehension strategies visualizing, predicting, and cause and effect.

SOCIAL STUDIES – This week we will look at symbols of the United States, and symbols of our own state.

HANDWRITING/WRITING WORKSHOP This week we will practice the letter Ee, work on writing sight words, and write about something we will love forever.

Look What’s Happening In Kindergarten

Thank you to all those who helped make last week, Catholic Schools’ Week, such a huge success.  The students had a great time!  I had a wonderful time meeting all the grandparents on Friday as well.  It is back to a normal schedule this week.  Homework folders will be coming home today and are due back on Friday.

Please check your child’s daily folder for information regarding Valentine’s Day.

Here’s what’s happening in the classroom this week.




 

RELIGION – This week we will read the conclusion to our Joseph story.  We will finish our books and watch the movie.

MATH – This week we will finish our unit on telling time and begin identifying and counting pennies and nickels.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will continue to talk about how we obtain the things we need and the things we want.  The students will also think about what job they would like to do when they grow up.

WRITING – This week we will be writing in our journals and writing complete sentences.

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS – This week we will decode 5 new sight words, review previous sight words, attach the /k/ sound to the letter K, blend final phonemes to make words, attach the /w/ sound to the letter W, practice sound-by-sound blending, read and respond to a decodable, and identify naming words (nouns).

REMINDERS…

2/9     All School Mass

2/10     Valentine party money due ($2 cash only please)

2/13     CIA meeting @3;30

2/14     Valentine’s Day

2/16     No Mass

2/17 and 2/20     No School

Look What’s Happening In Kindergarten!

SJV “Souper” Crock-Pot Cook-Off is this Sunday at 12pm.  Think you have what it takes???  Enter your favorite chili or soup.    Not competing but want to enjoy the fellowship?  Bring a dish to share.  Entry forms are due to school by Monday, January 23.  Don’t miss out on the fun!!!

Next week is Catholic School’s Week.  Watch your child’s  folder for more information about special events during the week.

100th Day of School  information is coming home today (Monday) in the daily folder.

Grandparents Day is Friday, February  3rd.  Please send in your RSVP as soon as possible.

Here’s what’s happening in our classroom this week.

MATH –   This week we will be telling time to the hour, writing time in standard notation and discussing daytime and nighttime activities.

RELIGION – This week we will begin reading about Joseph and His Coat of Many Colors.

SOCIAL STUDIES – This week we will talk about different jobs people have and why we have jobs.  We will also discuss the difference between needs and wants.

HANDWRITING – This week we will be writing our sight words.  We will be working on letter size and space.

READING/LANGUAGE ARTS – This week we will segment phonemes, match initial sounds, practice sound-by-sound blending, read and respond to a decodable.  We will also take our Benchmark assessment on Wednesday and our sight word assessment on Friday.