I hope everyone had a great Spring Break and I was so glad to see my sweet kinders!  Don’t forget our class is in charge of the CHAMPS assembly on Friday.  This will begin at 8:00 in the cafeteria.  Please make sure to have your child here no later then 7:50!  This week will be our first spelling test. Our words are: am, and, are, can, do and our bonus words are about and how.

Math- Subtraction (using manipulatives)

Writing: Working on writing super sentences

Thank you!

2-21/2-24 Week 25

Welcome back! I hope that everyone had a great long weekend.  Here is what my Kinder Superheroes will be doing this week:

sight words: review (using games and songs)

Interactive Writing and Writer’s Workshop:  Last week I let each child pick an animal that they would like to research.  We will be doing our animal research this week and writing about it.

Crocodile Group: Shay, Darla, Tate, and Michael

Crab Group: Jack, Cayson, Braxton, and Luke

Panda Group: Abigail, Karsyn, Emma, and Mary Beth

Tiger Group: Brooke, Brinley, Eva, and Kaitlyn

Humpback Whale Group: Brody, Brooks, Levi, Peyton

Math: We are still working on adding and subtracting using Ipad Apps, Mimio, and fun Math stations.

Shared Reading: We will be reading nonfiction books and their characteristics!




Don’t forget  our Valentine’s Party is tomorrow from 11-12.  Set up time will be from 10:30-11:00 if you are able to come and help.

Sight Words: have

Interactive Writing: We will be continuing our research of sharks this week.  We will be filling out different graphic organizers to show the information.

Shared Reading: Making inferences about nonfiction books.

Math: Subtraction and More and Less

Writer’s Workshop: We will be writing our own shark books!

Social Studies: President’s Day Activities

*  Please fill free to send your child with a water bottle.  There has been a lot of illness and it might be better to stay away from the water fountain for  a while!



This week is going to be a great week! We will be celebrating the 100th day of school on Wednesday! I can’t believe it.

Sight Words: saw

Interactive Writing: We will be working on narrowing down the focus of our stories.  We will be focusing in on writing super sentences. (capital, punctuation and spaces)

Math: We will be working on addition story problems. I’ve got some fun stuff planned!

This Monday your child will be bringing home a familiar book. I am working on TPRI testing and will not be able to meet with my reading groups. I will hopefully be done by Tuesday so I can meet with my small groups again.

Thank you for all that you do!


Sight Words: are, here

Shared Reading: Winter books

Interactive Writing/Independent Writing: How to Build a Snowman (continued)  We will be using transition words such as First, Next, Then, Finally.

Math: Counting to 100,  Finishing up Measurement,  More Than, Less Than, and Equal to

Penmanship: Dd, Ee, Gg

Today your child will be receiving a homework paper to help to reinforce some of the skills we are learning in the classroom.  This is due Friday.

This Wednesday is an early release day!


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