Mrs. Monday's Kindergarten News

January 18 - 22

From Mrs. Monday...

Reminders:


  • No school on Monday due to Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
  • 100th day of school is Tuesday. Be sure your child brings in their string of 100 things!
  • Send in items for the SPARC drive all week.

Have a great weekend!

Important Dates...

January 18 - No school - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 19 - 100th day of school

January 19 - 22 - SPARC drive

January 19 - PTO Cookies and Canvas RSVP's due

January 20 - Scholastic book orders are due

January 21 - Happy Birthday Alex and Darsh!

January 22 - Family Game Night 7:00 pm

January 25 - 29 - College and Career Week

Learning Focus...

Reading:

Story - Mama, Is It Summer Yet?

Weekly Focus - How are the seasons different?

Letter Identification - review (Aa-Zz)

Letter Sound - Bb, Ll

Comprehension Skills - visualize, key details, main idea, connections, predictions

Word Work - blending letter sounds together, beginning, middle, and ending sounds in words, sound discrimination

Sight Words - is, little

Grammar - proper nouns

Vocabulary - active, migrate, seasons, spot, weather


Math:

counting by 5's review, Chomputation, 100th day of school, tally marks, a game to practice making exchanges


Writing:

6 Traits review, writing complete sentences that others can read, writing to a prompt


Handwriting:

number review


Social Studies:

landforms


Science:

weather

Specials Schedule...

Monday - NO SCHOOL

Tuesday - Library (library books due!)

Wednesday - Gym (roller skating!)

Thursday - Music

Friday - Art

Chomputation Practice Website! (click here!)

We have created this page to help your child practice for the various levels of the Chomputation tests. Check this out!

Scholastic Book Orders - order here!

Class code - GKYNP, Due - January 20

100th Day of School!

Our 100th day of school will be on Tuesday, January 19th. Each student needs to bring in a string of 100 things (please do not connect it in a circle). We will be hanging them from the ceiling above each child's desk. Mine is already hanging above my desk!

Roller Skating

Our class will be roller skating in Gym on Wednesday, January 20th from 12:50-1:35. Your child is welcome to bring in a helmet if they want. Mrs. Curtis needs volunteers to help with skating. Click on the link below if you can volunteer to help!

Donations Needed

Our class could use the following items sent in for upcoming activities. Thanks in advance for your donations!


  • Conversation heart candy (small valentine candy with words on them for a graphing and writing activity)
  • glue sticks (we are almost out!)
  • poster board (24 large white to make mailboxes for our valentine cards)

Book-It

Congratulations to the following students who read 16 books and completed their December Book-It form. They each received a coupon for a free pizza from Pizza Hut. Way to go!


Andrew

Owen

Puneet

Abhinav

Gaganpreet

Bryce

Our Snow People!

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Recess

Please make sure your child is dressed for the weather each day (coat, hat, gloves). We go outside everyday at 11:40. Please make sure your child can put on and zip their own coat. You are also welcome to send in a chapstick that your child can keep in their art box or backpack to use as needed.

Website of the Week... (free online books)

Donors Choose!

Use the code BURLINGTON and all donations will be matched! Click on the link below to help our class get an iPad!

Attendance Line

If your child is absent, please call the school attendance line at 317-860-4790.

Dismissal Times...

*Dismissal is at 3:50 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.

*Every Wednesday is an Early Release Day - 3:20 pm dismissal.