Can ya’ll believe there is only 3 more weeks of school? This year has flown by. Now that our fabulous Grandparent’s Day program is over, we are ready to be back on regular schedule! Here is what we are doing this week:
Sight Words: Review
Interactive Writing: Mother’s Day
Writer’s Workshop: Writing about our Moms
Math: Reviewing concepts that we have learned throughout the year
Science: Learning about Space, Wind, and Energy (getting prepared for our field trip to Ecoland)
We will be traveling to Ecoland this Wednesday for our field trip! I will be sending home a note tomorrow to let you know more information!
Here is what the Kinder Superheroes are doing this week!
Sight Words- Review (there is no spelling test this week)
Interactive Writing: Spring stories and Spring Poems
Writer’s Workshop: We are learning how to monitor our own writing using a rubric.
Math: Graphing (we will be graphing all kinds of fun things this week and talking about all of our observations!)
Number Talks: Subtraction
Science: Frog Life Cycle
Important Things to Remember:
This Thursday is our Easter Party!! Set up is from 10:30-11. If you are able to come and help set up the classroom or hide eggs please do!! Party is from 11-12. Your child will also need to bring an Easter bag or sack to put their eggs in.. If you are unable to send the item I asked for please just let me know!
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
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!