Maillet's Kindergarten Newsletter
Week Of May 4th
Highlights from last week....
We were able to practice making text to self connections during independent reading. We completed module 4 of our math unit. We planted seeds and learned about the life cycle of a plant and we read some nursery rhymes.
A peek at our learning this week....
In phonics, we will focus on short vowels, building words and nonsense words.
In Math, we will be begin our new module on building teen numbers.
In Science, we will continue our month long unit on life cycles. We will begin our unit on Plants. We will read several non fiction books and participate in several activities to help us understand the concept.
In Social Studies, we will really concentrate on identifying sequential actions, such as first, next and last in stories and use them describe the life cycle of the plant.
In our Second Step program, we will continue to learn about our own feelings and how they can change.
We are going to continue our unit on Nursery Rhymes. This week we will read several nursery rhymes. We will discuss the difference between a nursery rhyme and a story.
FUN WAYS TO PRACTICE SIGHT WORDS
Change of Clothes
Many parents are asking what the class needs for supplies. We could use some Clorox Wipes. Thank you in advance.
Please practice letters and sounds with your child nightly! Thank you!