The KF Friday Newsflash

Friday, January 15, 2016

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We won the Benny this week by working hard to do the right thing at lunch!

Writing Workshop

This week we did a few writing projects. After reading The Hat and Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing, we wrote our ideas about whether animals should wear clothes. We made a couple of class list books and wrote a lot of our ideas . Now, we are ready to write our own book. We brainstormed some ideas, picked a topic, and started to plan our stories this week.

Happy birthday Ben Franklin

We celebrated Ben Franklin;s birthday today. We learned about all of his inventions and made our own inventions with K-Nex. We watched Ben and Me and enjoyed a popcorn snack.


We began our technology lessons with our technology teacher, Mrs. Miller. We used story maker on to create our own writings and drawings. You can check it out at home by clicking on the link below.

January Jokes

Please don't forget to help your child learn a joke and send in a written version so I can create our class joke book. Thanks! We are having fun listening to all the jokes!

New Book Buzz

A new Book Buzz is coming home today due on Jan 25. In Reading Workshop, we have been working on characters, setting, and retelling main events so we are focusing on those in our Book Buzzes as well.

Coming Up!

  • January 18-no school
  • January 22- pajama day
  • January 25-Book Buzz due
  • January 29-Spirit Day- wear blue and white
  • January 29-book orders due