Welcome Back! I can’t wait to see all my sweet kinders today! I hope that you all had a blessed Christmas and are ready to kick off the last half of kindergarten. Here is what we are doing this week:
We will be reviewing CHAMPS procedures and school rules this week to make sure we start off on the right foot.
Sight Words: Reviewing past sight words. New sight words: said, here
Shared Reading: Coming Around the Mountain (we will work on comprehension, sight words, punctuation, and contractions)
Interactive Writing: The Snowman and The Girl and the Bicycle Essential Question: How does the author tell a story using pictures instead of words?
Reading Mini Lessons: We will be reading Snowmen at Night , Snow Globe Family, and The Snowy Day. We will work on retelling and making predictions.
Interactive Writing: We will draw a snowman and label/write sentences.
Math: Number Talks: What does not belong?
We are focusing on addition problems and we will introduce missing addends in addition problems.
Writer’s Workshop: Review Writing Time Expectations. We will begin writer’s checklists.
Social Studies/Science: Start researching animals.
Upcoming Events: Jan 17th- MLK holiday
Jan. 24th- Our class will be presenting the CHAMPS assembly. I will send a note home next week with more information!