Kindergarten's Weekly Newsletter - Issue 12
CURRICULUM NEWS for November 6th - November 10th
WORD WALL WORDS:
- we, little, was
- Matching a group of words with spoken words
- Retelling the story (beginning, middle, end)
- Making connections to a text
- 6 Star Sentences -
Spaces between words
Does the sentence make sense?
- Reading, writing, representing, and comparing numbers 11 - 20
- The Seasons Cycle
- Civics & Voting
All You Turkeys Dance Around Song
Important Dates to Remember
Friday, November 3rd - Windsong Fall Festival 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, November 6th - Friday, November 10th - Stuff the Bus
Tuesday, November 7th - Cultural Celebration Night (read further below for info)
Friday, November 10th - K-2 Veteran's Day Assembly (read further below for info)
Monday, November 13th - Friday, November 17th - Fall Book Fair
Thursday, November 16th - Grandparents & Special Friends Day
When: Thursday, November 16th at 10:30 AM
Where: Windsong Cafeteria
Who: Special friends, family, grandparents, etc.
Click on the link below for more details.
Book Fair Volunteers
The Scholastic Book Fair is fast approaching and we would love your help. There are two ways to help: Decorating and Book Fair Set Up and Sales.
If you are interesting in helping with decorations please email Mrs. Garavaglia and let her know.
If you would like to volunteer during the book fair, please click here. We will need volunteers:
- November 6th and 7th (During the day): Book Fair Set Up
- November 7th (5pm-8pm): Book Fair Sales (Multicultural Night)
- November 8th, 9th, and 10th (During the day): Student Preview
- November 13th- 17th (During the day): Book Fair Sales
- November 14th (5:30pm-7:30pm): Book Fair Sales
Thank you again for your consideration in helping our Fall 2017 Book Fair!
Stuff the Bus
November 6th - 10th
CULTURAL CELEBRATION NIGHT
We look forward to sharing this amazing evening with our families!
HONORING OUR VETERANS
47th Annual Collin County Poetry Contest
Have your child:
- Identify the characters, setting, & important events.
- Explain a connection to the story (example: This story reminds me of ____ .)
Monday - Practice putting the number cards in order (card available for printing further below). Mix up number cards. Place cards in order from 0 - 20. Player one will cover his/ her eyes while player 2 takes a card away. Player one should identify the number/ card that is missing. Repeat.
Tuesday - Practice identifying "one more & one less". Mix up number cards. Place cards in order from 0 - 20. Player one will choose a number card. Player two should identify the number that is one more & one less. Repeat.
Wednesday - Practice decomposing. Using number cards 1 - 10, draw a card, read the number, create a set of objects to match the number, break the objects into two groups (decompose). Repeat with other numbers.
4 and 4 make 8
3 and 5 make 8
Thursday - Play "Rally Robin". Both players will practice counting by tens to one hundred using Rally Robin game. Player 1 says a number, player 2 says the next number, player 1 says next number, player 2 says the next number, etc. Repeat until counting by tens is complete.
Friday - No homework. Have a great weekend!