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!

 

 

2/13-2/17

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!

 

1/30-2/3

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!

1/23-1/27

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!

1/17-1/20

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)

12/2-12/6

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

 

12/5-12/9

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!