Kindergarten News

Mathews Elementary School

IMPORTANT NEWS AND DATES:


April 4 - Taco Taxi and Family Book Fair Night

April 6th - Kindergarten Field Trip: Outdoor Learning Center: Bring a lunch to school. Wear long pants and closed-toed shoes.

April 14th and 17th - Student Holiday: No school

April 21 - Earth Day Picnic: 11:50 a.m - 12:50 p.m.

(More Information to follow)


Reminders:

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April 3 - 7

Language Arts:

Letter of the Week: Gg and Ww

Sight Word of the Week: He, She


Skills: Pronouns, Compare/Contrast, Ask Questions


Math: This week we learning to measure weight using scales.


Homework:

Write 2 questions about insects. Make sure to use a question word like how, where, why, do, etc. to start your sentence. Don’t forget to start your question with a capital letter and end with a question mark.

April 10 - 14

Language Arts:

Letter of the Week: Xx & Vv


Sight Word of the Week: has, look


Skills: Pronouns, Compare/Contrast, Ask Questions


Math: This week we will be learning about fractions and equal parts.


Homework:

Write 2 questions about oceans. Make sure to use a question word like how, where, why, do, etc. to start your sentence. Don’t forget to start your question with a capital letter and end with a question mark.

April 17 - 21

Language Arts:

Letter of the Week: Review Gg, Ww, Xx, Vv


Sight Word of the Week: Review she, he, has, look


Skills: Pronouns, making Inferences, and writing descriptive sentences


Math: This week we learning about data analysis.


Homework: How Have I Changed?

We have been learning about types of changes in our environment. We will

soon be investigating ways that people can change. For our investigation, we will need each student to bring a current photo AND a baby photo of themselves. Small, copied or printed photos are best (4X6 or smaller). These pictures will be glued down to paper. Please send your child’s 2 photos by Friday, April 21st.

April 24 - 28

Language Arts:

Letter of the Week: Jj, Qq


Sight Word of the Week: with, my


Skills: Pronouns, questions and answers, and distinguish between fantasy and reality


Math: This week we will be reviewing addition and subtraction.


Homework: Solve the story problem on your own paper. Draw a picture to show what you were thinking. Do your best!

The red kangaroo can hop 15 feet. It can hop 7 feet farther than the brown kangaroo. How many feet can the brown kangaroo hop?