Mrs. Abrams' Good things....

Teresa.Abrams@wylieisd.net 972-429-3440 ext. 6102

Mrs. Abrams’ Kindergarten News

May 9-13

dates to remember

May 2-20

End of Year Testing

DRA and AIMS Web


Friday May 13

* Last day for AR testing

All library books are due


Friday May 18

* All Blue Reading Folders are due

Last day to read with Mr Ken and Mrs Beverley

Breakfast with Moms


Tuesday, May 24th

Field Trip to the Dallas Zoo


Thursday, May 26th

Field Day


Monday, May 30

Memorial Day: No School


Tuesday, May 31

7:45-8:15am Kindergarten End Of Year Awards Ceremony


Wednesday, June 1

Water Day


Thursday, June 2

Bad Weather Make-up day


Friday, June 3

Early Release 12:30

Last Day of Kindergarten!

a few Schedule Changes

This week your child’s CAMP time will be different on Monday and Tuesday to accommodate testing in the upper grades.

Monday 5/9 & Tuesday 5/10

CAMP Time 11:10-12:10.


We will not have Library on Monday to accommodate testing in library that day

AR Readers & Blue Reading Folders....

Friday May 13

This is the Last day to take an AR test

All library books are due


Friday May 18

* All Blue Reading Folders are due

This will be the last day to read with Mr Ken and Mrs Beverley

Breakfast with Moms

What are we learning in class...

Math:

Collecting and Analyzing Data (Graphing)

Language:

Research: generating questions and finding answers

Learning new information about a topic of interest

Science:

Organisms in the environment

Social Studies

Community: Jobs and why people work

Thank you from the bottom of my heart...

Sweet Parents,

What a wonderful Teacher's Appreciation Week!

Thank you for making me feel so special. I have been blessed with a set of wonderful parents. Thank you for the wonderful cards, gifts and hugs that have been sent my way. I will miss each of you next year.

Many heart prints,

Teresa Abrams

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From Mrs. Abrams Desk..

Here are a few of the books we read this week:

A Butterfly is Born (Expository Text)

Compare and Contrast the two stories The Grouchy Ladybug by Erick Carle & The Very Lazy Ladybug by Isobel Finn


We enjoyed reading about Mother’s in the books: Just Me and My Mom by Mercer Mayer, The Mother’s Day Mice by Eve Bunting and Jan Brett A Mother for Choco by Keiko Kasza


We enjoyed many books by the author Denise Fleming:

In The Small, Small Pond

In The Tall Tall Grass &

Beetle Bop

Butterfly, Butterfly! (a song for kids about the butterfly life cycle)

May Days -

9th

Shaving Cream Learning Day


10th

Write in PEN day Bring your favorite pen!


11th

Reading Buddy (Stuffed Animal) Day
Bring one small enough to fit in your backpack


12th

Show Your Toes Day Take off your shoes while you learn!


13th

Dodd Spirit Day!
Wear any Dodd Elementary shirt


16th

Bubble Day
Blowing soap bubbles outside & eating a Blow Pop


17th

Toy Day

Bring your favorite Toy to school small enough to fit in your backpack


18th

Career Day
Come dressed as what you want to be when you grow up


19th

Flashlight & Favorite Book Day
Bring a small flashlight to use while you read today


2oth

Fun and Games Day
Bring your favorite Board Game to play in class


23rd

Learning on the Floor Day
Students can choose favorite Good Fit Spot to work


24th

Dodd Field trip to the Zoo
wear your orange Dodd t-shirt


25th

Crazy Sock Day
Wear your favorite pair of socks to school


26th

Field Day
Wear Sunscreen and bring your sunglasses!


27th
Honoring Memorial Day
Wear red/white/blue. We will write letters to soldiers today!


30th

Memorial Day/No School


31st

Bling Day!
Kindergarten Award Day

We will shine extra bright today !


June 1st

Water Day & Beach Learning Day

Bring a towel and sunglasses!

We will watch Finding Nemo after Water Day


June 2nd

Hat Day – Early Release DAy

Wear your favorite hat for some outside Centers!