Kindergarten Adventures

Lackey and Walker January 29th - February 2nd

Reading and Writing

Read Alouds:

*Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories. RLK9

*Retell familiar stories, including key details. RLK2

*Describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear RLK7


We will continue working on adding or substituting individual sounds (phonemes) in simple, one-syllable words to make new words. RFK2e

Children will continue applying grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words. RF.K.3

Children will work continue to work on blending, and segmenting syllables in spoken words. RF.K.2b

Children will distinguish between similarly spelled words by identifying the sounds of the letters that differ. RF.K.3d

High Frequency Words:

2nd Trimester Sight Words:

big, blue, for, look, make, not, one, play, red, run, up, we, yellow, you RFK3


*Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose informative or explanatory texts in which they name what they are writing about and supply some information about the topic. WK2

*Understand that words are separated by spaces in print. RFK1c

* Recognize and name end punctuation. LK2b

*Write a letter or letters for most consonant and short -vowel sounds. LK2c


* We will continue focusing on decomposing numbers less than or equal to 6 by using objects or drawings (6 = 3 + 3 and 6 = 5 + 1). K-OA3

*We will continue working on composing and decomposing numbers 11-19 into tens and some more ones (18 - 1 ten and 8 more). KNBT1

*We will continue solving addition and subtraction word problems and add and subtract within 10 by using objects or drawings K-OA1 K-OA2

Science/Social Studies

We will discuss Groundhog's Day and learn about shadows. KS2 KSS11

We will begin our science module on weather. KS7. KS8, KS9, KS10

Important Reminders

*The kids will be exchanging Valentine cards. Please let your child write his/her name on each card for his/her classmates. This is a great way to practice handwriting skills. Class Valentine list coming soon.

*Valentine Cards must be at school by Monday, February 12th.

*Valentine Party Money - $3.00 cash due by Monday, February 12th.

*We need volunteers to help with our L&W Restaurant on Wednesday, February 14th. This is our Valentine Party. The L&W Restaurant will be from 8:30 - 9:30 . We will need parents/grandparents to serve as Waiters/Waitresses and parents to send in items for the restaurant. Look for the Sign Up Genius link coming soon.