Kinder News

December 10, 2015

Hi Parents!

It has been a wonderful week in Kindergarten! As always, please continue to check out Twitter to see all of the fun things we are learning each day in Kindergarten!

Important Information

  • Check Writing Campaign - Skaggs PTA needs your help and support in order to meet the majority of our fundraising goals. We are sending home a letter today with more information about this. There is also a digital copy in the email.

  • iCode Event - An amazing learning opportunity for our students is coming on December 16th & 17th to the Skaggs Library, sponsored by the Skaggs PTA. Our students will be fully engaged for over 90 minutes in hands-on technology experiences! iCode is a program that focuses on computer science, robotics, and technology. iCode's programs are based on a comprehensive approach to STEAM education, where children learn in a fun and dynamic environment

  • Environment Cleanup- Saturday December 5th. Come over to Skaggs along with your friends between 2-4 pm and earn sparkles, while helping keep the school and the surrounding areas clean. Make sure you wear gloves and keep warm.

  • Year Book: Parents here is your chance to order the year books at the special price of $25 from now until the new year at Skaggs Elementary PTA. The price increases to $30 in 2016

**Winter Party Items-Please bring in 1 can of white icing, 8x8 cardboard square covered with foil, and decorating items for the gingerbread houses due Tomorrow

Important Dates

December 16: iCode Event

December 18: Winter Party at 9am and early release at 12pm

January 11th-15th: College Week

January 25th-29th: Multicultural Week

Curriculum Next Week

Language Arts:

Letter: O

Sight Words: be, was

Word Family: -ick

Social Studies:

Compare/Contrast Gingerbread Stories

Celebrating Different Holidays - Kwanzaa and Christmas


Finding sums and differences


How to be healthy

Contact Information

View Our Kindergarten Website by clicking on the following link:

Be sure to check out our "Links to Visit" page on the website! You will find a lot of great information including our Specials Teachers' pages as well as our Skaggs Reading Log.