A Peek at the Week

April 27-May 1

Language Arts Skills:

Letter Focus – long and short i

High Frequency Words – back, been, big

Antonyms -a word opposite in meaning to another (e.g., hot and cold)

Synonyms - a word that means the same as another word (happy and joyful)

Writing Folder – All about Books (nonfiction)

Math Skills:

Numeracy

*recognizing numerals 0-20

*writing numerals 0-20

*composing – to create by putting the parts together (2-10)

*decomposing – breaking numbers apart (2-10)

*subitizing - "instantly seeing how many”

*one to one up to 20


Counting by 1’s to 100 from any given number


Subtraction problems


Measurement – Length and Weight

Science/Social Studies Skills:

Insects

Butterfly Life Cycle


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Schedule for the Week:

Monday (4/27):

*Homework – Due on Friday

*P.E. – Please have your child wear tennis shoes and shorts under skirts/dresses.


Tuesday (4/28):

*Library – Please have your child return his/her library book in the BIG baggie provided by the library ladies.

*Art


Wednesday (4/29):

*Take Home Reader – Please have your child read and retell his/her take home reader.

*Mom’s Makeover Invitations – Please RSVP by May 6.

*P.E. – Please have your child wear tennis shoes and shorts under skirts/dresses.


Thursday (4/30):

*Computer Lab

*Field Day (1:30-3:00) – Please have your child wear his/her orange kindergarten shirt, shorts and tennis shoes. Please apply sunscreen at home. Your child’s fourth grade reading buddy will walk your child through every field day event. Families including siblings are welcome to cheer their favorite sports star.


Friday (5/1):

*Two by Two Reading – Please join us for this special reading time from 8:20-8:40.

*Poem Book – Enjoy listening to your child sing “Fly, Fly Butterfly.” Please have your child return the poem book to school on Monday.

*No Specials – All the specials’ teachers will help with field day events in grades 3-5.

Look at our Growing Lima beans!

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Upcoming Events:

*Mom’s Makeover (May 11) – A special afternoon for moms at the Kindergarten Day Spa

*Field Trip to Blessington Farms (May 13) – A day on the farm in Simonton, Texas

*Dinosaur Dig (May 22) – We will dig for dinosaurs on the playground.

*Celebration of Learning (May 28) – Kindergarten “graduation” at 8:45 a.m.