Mrs. Burkhardt's Kindergarten News
November 7, 2016
This week our class will focus on different kinds of bugs and how they move. Children will also be reading about a variety of bugs they see in nature, including bees, ants, and butterflies.
Here are some activities that you can do with your child to help reinforce the skills we will be practicing.
- Vocabulary: curious, observe Go outside and have your child observe different bugs. Have your child draw a picture of the bugs in a notebook and then label each one.
- My Words to Know
High-Frequency Words: the, we, see, a, like Write each word on paper, then have your child write it. Ask your child to try to find each word in a book.
Category Words: movement words Say simple riddles that describe the different movements made by animals or insects. Have your child guess the animal or insect.
Phonics: m, a, s, p, t Draw a five-column table on a piece of paper. Write the following letters at the top of each column: m, a, s, p, t. Guide your child in thinking of words that begin with each letter. Record the words under the corresponding columns.
-Please remember to send back conference information sheet to me.
-Literacy bags are coming back every day! Some are being returned with missing books. Please check the bag of books before sending them back each day. If books come up missing, I have to replace those books.
-Our hallway is looking fabulous!! The turkeys are great! Thank you for your participation!!
-Red, White, or Blue clothing on Thursday for our Veteran Celebration!