This Week in Kindergarten
April 15, 2016
Thank you again to all of our wonderful Kindergarten volunteers! We appreciate all of our wonderful parents who volunteer with small groups, classroom projects, field trips, pictures, bulletin boards and so many other things. We could not do it without you and appreciate you more than you know!
What are we learning in Kindergarten this week?
Math:We will write subtraction sentences with symbols.
I know I have it when I can write number sentences using symbols to describe take-away subtraction stories.
What can we work on at home?
-Identifying numbers 1-30
-Counting to 100 by 1's 5's and 10's
-Writing Numbers 1-100
Language Arts/ Social Studies:
In Writer's Workshop:We will use descriptive words to make our writing clearer.
I know I have it when I can use descriptive words to make my writing better.
In Reader's Workshop:
We will review "Treasures in My Hand" and the elements of a story.
I know I have it when I can distinguish between real and imaginary.
What can we work on at home?-Stretching out sounds to write simple words
-Reading and writing sight words
-Writing sentences that start with a capital letter and end with punctuation.
Science:We will demonstrate how to use, conserve, and dispose of natural resources and materials.
I know I have it when I can demonstrate how to use, conserve, and dispose of natural resources and materials.
Kindergarten Contact Information
Kristen Abernathy: firstname.lastname@example.org
Claire Baker: email@example.com
Katy Beazley: firstname.lastname@example.org
Diane Koestler: email@example.com
Nancy Shuster: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alyssa Stas: email@example.com
-Please be sure that your child's personal belongings are labeled with his or her name. These items include jackets, hats, gloves, lunchboxes, etc. This is an important step in returning your child's items if they are misplaced. Thank you so much for your help with this.
-Guided Reading books are due back to school on Friday of each week.