Here is what we are working on this week:
Sight words: what, because (1st grade word but a great one to know)
Interactive Writing: We will be starting How to Build a Snowman stories and continue this next week.
Math: Measurement (non-standard), Counting to 100, Recognizing numbers 1-20
Shared Reading: The Hat by Jan Brett (sequencing, characters, setting, inferring)
I hope that you all had a blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year. I can’t believe that we are half way through Kindergarten already! Here is what we are doing this week:
Sight Words: they, said
Interactive Writing: We are going to learn how to draw out our stories into Beginning, Middle, End. We are going to start snowman stories.
Math: We are going to be reviewing 2d shapes and learning about 3d shapes. How do they relate to real world objects?
Writing: Start snowman stories later in the week. Write our Years Resolutions.
Social Studies: New Years and Resolutions
Its beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! Here is what we are working on this week:
Sight words: Review all previous sight words
New Word: it
Interactive Writing: Working on capitals, spaces, and punctuation.
Math: Counting to 100, Ten Frames, Number Recognition, Addition Number Sentences using a Number Line
Writing: If I were a reindeer….
Science/Social Studies: Christmas Activities
Please make sure to check your child’s folder for a list of Christmas activities coming up!
I hope that ya’ll all had a blessed Thanksgiving! I was so excited to see my sweet kinders today!
Sight Words- she, he
Interactive Writing- Modeling a Santa letter
We are still working on sequencing. We will be reading different versions of The Little Red Hen.
Math- Comparing shorter, longer, and equal
Problem Solving : Working on Addition story problems
Independent Writing: Santa letters
Science/Social Studies- Christmas activities
Important Dates to Remember:
December 15th- Early Release
December 16th- Christmas Party is from 9-10. Early Release Day
I can’t believe it is already time for the Thanksgiving holidays!! Wow! Here are some of the things that we are working on this week:
Sight Words: for, and
Interactive Writing: Talking out a story before we begin writing. We will be writing about what we are thankful for.
Shared Reading: We are going to be sequencing this week. We will read different versions of the The Three Bears to learn about this.
Math: Measuring- Which is shorter? Which is longer? Which is the same?
We are also going to be working on problem solving. We will be starting addition and subtraction stories.
Science/Social Studies: Thanksgiving activities
I will be sending home a note about volunteering for our classroom parties (Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and Easter)
Thank you for all that you do and I hope you have a blessed Thanksgiving!
I apologize for this being late!!!
Sight Words: do, get
Interactive Writing: Talking through our stories before we write them
Reading skills: rhyming words
Number Talks: Different ways to get to 10
Writing : Using capitals, correct spacing, and punctuation
Science/Social Studies: Thanksgiving Activities
Don’t forget the canned food drive has started!!!
I can’t believe it is already the last day of October! Happy Halloween! This is what we have going on this week:
Sight Words: you, my
Interactive Writing: We are going to learn how to write Acrostic poems.
Guided Reading: We are working really hard on reading strategies (Getting our lips ready..) and we are starting rhyming words.
Math: Recognizing and writing numbers 1-12. Making sets of these.
Writing: Acrostic Poems and using capitals and punctuation in our sentences.
Please don’t forget that this Wednesday is a half day!!
This week is Red Ribbon Week:
Tuesday: Dress like a Genius “Nerd”
Wednesday: Dress like a Superhero
Thursday: Crazy Hat Day
Friday: Wear Dress Appropriate Pajamas!
This week we are learning the following:
Sight Words: is, put
Interactive Writing: One spooky night…..
Shared Reading: Characters and Setting
Number Talks: Ten Frames, Dot Cards
Math: Counting Strategies
Writing: Finishing up sticker stories
Science: Pumpkin Life Cycle