Kindergarten Update

April 27, 2015

We've been busy...

Last Week's Fun...

*We introduced the sight words "your" and "do."

*We finished up our study of flat and solid shapes. The kids did an amazing job with this!

*We continued our study of features of informational text.

*All the children completed their pet research.

*We continued learning about writing informational reports.

*We had an awesome field trip to Kaleidoscope!

*Our third grade buddies helped us with a fun review of shapes using Kahoot.

This Week's Fun...

*The sight word "not" will be introduced.

*We'll begin a math unit focusing on sorting, classifying, and interpreting data.

*We'll begin writing our pet informational reports in small groups.

*We'll test our knowledge of informational text features by searching for those features in nonfiction books.

*We will go to the "Kindness Assembly" to hear stories of kind adults in our community.

Important Dates...

*Thursday, April 30: Library check out

*Tuesday, May 5: Early dismissal at 2:00 (last one for the year)!

*Thursday, May 7: Library check out

*Thursday, May 14: Field trip to Wilderness Science Center

BOGO book fair

*Tuesday, May 19: Kindergarten Field Day in AM

*Thursday, May 21: Last day for Kindergarten (full-day schedule)

Yearbook signing in AM

*Friday, May 22: Last day for grades 1-5 (11:45 dismissal)

That's all for now! Have a great week!

Sue Rassette