I hope you are all having a wonderful week! We are going to be jam packed with fun and learning. Here is what’s cooking! Please let me know if there is anything I can do for your family.
*If we happen to have a snow day on Thursday, our next day of school (Monday 2-10-2020 will be our 100th Day of school and the backup celebration dress up day!)
Important Dates/School Events:
100th Day Thursday: 100th Day! Students may dress as their future 100 year old selves as we enjoy fun activities sprinkled throughout our daily curriculum. THANK YOU so much to all the students who have donated skittles and cheese its for our math fun! It is going to be a delicious lesson 🙂
100th Day Collections: Thank you all for taking the time to count out 100 small items for your child’s zip lock baggie! We had SO much fun sharing three of them so far this week. Looking forward to sharing and displaying the rest.
Friday 2-7-2020: NO SCHOOL KDG ONLY! KDG teachers have PD. All other grade levels report as usual.
Popcorn Friday: Although we do not have school this Friday, your child can send quarters in with a sibling if they still want popcorn!
LA: Penguin Research Project! We read like crazy about penguins. We are reading both narrative and informational texts and comparing the difference in structural elements!
Raz-Kids: I hope your family is enjoying Raz-Kids are home! The kiddos have been giving me wonderful feedback at school about it and we are loving it during our Daily 5! Thank you for helping your child work so hard on their reading skills!
Math: This week your child will receive our first 5 lessons in a packet from module 4! The journals from module 3 went home this week. We are moving on to the next skills 🙂 and they are yours to complete if you wish. I am so proud of our gains in math this year so far! We are a great team 🙂
Spelling: WOW! Our students are doing SO well on their word families! I am so proud of them 🙂 Due to the short week and weather we will be having our –et family spelling test on Monday 2-10-2020! We have been working on all these words in class, however only six words will be on the assessment. They are starred on the note going home tonight.
-et family: bet, get, jet, let, met, pet, set, vet, wet
Writing: This week has been SO busy in kindergarten so far! We have been in a writing frenzy working on writing narrative stories about “When I am 100” AND math number stories with illustrations and number bonds! Whew, we rock! We will continue these next week 🙂
Social Studies: This week we will continue our new Unit “Where are We?” We have been working on position words, reading a cool book called “Me on the Map!” and drawing simple maps of our classroom! This weekend your child will bring home a large piece of white construction paper in their homework folders. Please help your child draw and color a large map of their “bedrooms!” The directions will be on the small slip of paper that comes home with it 🙂 Thank you in advance for your help!