This Week in Kindergarten

September 11, 2015



Johnny Appleseed Day

Friday, September 25

10:15-11:15

Kindergarten will be celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day on Friday, September 25. On this day, your child is welcome to come to school dressed as Johnny Appleseed. To help us celebrate further, we are inviting all parents to come and enjoy a picnic lunch outside with your child's class from 10:15-11:15. Please be sure to bring a blanket or quilt for you and your child to sit on and enjoy your lunch. On the day of the event, please be sure to check in and out with Mrs. Jantz in the front office. We look forward to celebrating with you!

What are we learning in Kindergarten this week?

Math: In math we are creating sets of pictures to match numerals and number names.


What can we work on at home?

-Identifying numbers 1-10

-Counting

-Writing Numbers 1-10


Language Arts/ Social Studies: In language arts we will continue exploring and setting up our reader's and writer's workshops. We will also continue our beginning of the year literacy assessments. Your child's teacher will be scheduling conferences in a few weeks to share the results of these assessments with you. We will also learn how to select a "just right" book, and how to partner read.


What can we work on at home?

-Review letter names and sounds for: Ii, Ll, Tt, Oo

-Writing first name correctly on lined paper with only the first letter capitalized

-Correctly identifying and writing letters


Science: In science, we will be begin to explore our five senses and how they relate to the world around us.

PTA Meeting and Watch Dogs Kickoff

Tuesday, Sep. 15th, 5:30pm

401 Parkview Drive

Trophy Club, TX

Important Reminders:

-Please be sure to initial the calendar in the Communication Binder each night!

-Please continue to log your books on our Speeding to Read reading log.

Curriculum Night

Tuesday, Sep. 22nd, 5:30pm

401 Parkview Drive

Trophy Club, TX

Johnny Appleseed Day

Friday, Sep. 25th, 10:15am

401 Parkview Drive

Trophy Club, TX