Kinder Scientists Week

Greetings Parents,

The students had a really nice time preparing for the class's science Fair among many other activities they have engaged in.

Spelling Test & Homework Binder

Since the school is going to be closed on Friday, the spelling test is going to be on Thursday and the homework binders are also due on that day.

Spelling Words List

There are more spelling words in the spelling list.


Science Fair


View grade level and individual science projects from students aged 4-13. Come and enjoy an evening filled with wonder on Thursday, April 7th from 6:30PM-7:30PM!


Flower Sale


  • You can get a bouquet of carnations for your mother/grandmother/ aunt for $5 per bouquet.
  • The due date for the payment is April 13th
  • Payment Method: checks or cash are acceptable
  • The form is in your child's homework folder

Enjoying the Gorgeous Weather

Fun Reading Buddy Time

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What We've Learned This Week

Language Arts


1.Vocabulary


· The students inferred the following words’ meaning from ”Water” passage: vapor, recreation, necessity

· They defined the word “ extinguish” in their vocabulary notebook.


2.Close Reading


· The students listened to a “ Water” passage.

· They read the passage as a group and individually

· They circled the words they don’t understand

· They answered the comprehension questions about the reading.



Math


Revision


We reviewed:

· Skip counting by 2s, 5s, and 10s

· Addition & subtraction

Telling time Social Studies


Science


1.States of Matter (Solid, Liquid, Gas)


2.Scientific Method


· The students were introduced to the scientific method (making a hypothesis, explaining the results of the experiment, and coming to a conclusion)


3.The Density Experiment


· They students observed and engaged in density experiment in which they poured various liquids (corn syrup, dish soap, vegetable, rubbing alcohol, and water into plastic bottles)

· They observed if they mixed or didn’t mix.


Wellness


Writing & Handwriting Skills


They practiced writing their spelling words in their journal using 3 activities from the spelling activity sheet (organizing words alphabetically)

The Density Experiment

Questions to Ask Your Child

Language Arts


· What do the following words mean:

1. vapor

2. extinguish

3. recreation


Science


· What the uses of water?

· What materials did you use in the density experiment?

· What was/were the experiment’s result/s?

The Read Across America Top Readers

Reminders

April 7th


  • Formal Day
  • Science Fair @ 6:30PM-7:30PM


April 8th


Professional Development Day/ School is closed

Happy Birthday James

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