News from Room 8

March 21-25, 2016


  • Please send in your treat-filled eggs for our Kindergarten Egg Hunt, if possible.
  • WEDNESDAY IS SPRING PICTURE DAY! We will be taking our class picture, as well as individual pictures.
  • Please send in Games to Go bag Wednesday so new games can be added.
  • We will be visiting the Children's Museum of Richmond on April 21st. More information and the permission form will be in the Fox Folder on Tuesday.
  • If you would like to donate supplies for our classroom, we could use a few wet erase markers, preferably black, fine point.

Upcoming Events

  • March 22- Taco Tuesday and M-NES Family Game Night
  • March 23 - PICTURE DAY!
  • March 25 - morning - Career Day; afternoon - Kindergarten Egg Hunt
  • March 25 - Report cards sent home
  • March 28 - April 1 - No school, spring break
  • April 21 - Muffins with Mom
  • April 21 - Field trip to the Children's Museum of Richmond
  • April 21, 5:30 p.m. - PTA meeting
  • April 23 - Spring Fundraiser/5k
  • Mary 23 - Field Day/STEM Day
  • May 24 - K-2 End of Year Award Ceremonies

This Week's Learning Goals

I can...

  • continue to practice and use reading strategies when listening to and reading stories. (Reading SOLs: K.1, K.2, K.3, K.8, K.9, K.10)
  • write to communicate ideas. (Writing SOL: K.12b-d)
  • use technology for writing. (Writing SOL: K.13)
  • describe and identify triangles, squares, rectangles, and circles based on their characteristics. (Math SOL: K.11)
  • identify and locate features on maps and globes. (History SOL: K.4a-c)
  • use maps and globes to show the location of places referenced in stories and real-life situations. (History SOL: K.4a-c)
  • understand that maps and globes show the position of objects, in smaller size, from above. (History SOL: K.5a-c)