Mrs. Trout's Spark Kindergarten

Sept. 19-23, 2016

PTO meeting/Open House

Thursday, Sep. 22nd, 6pm

1701 West Hobbs Street

Athens, AL

We will be having a PTO meeting/open house on Thursday, September 22 @6:00. Please join us to hear firsthand details of our amazing Rivalry Run 5k. This is our biggest fundraiser and hopefully this year, it will grow even more. Not a runner? We can use your help in other areas! Any questions, please contact Nikki Bennett or Alisha Cannon.

After a quick meeting in the auditorium, parents will visit classrooms. After classroom visits, the book fair will be open for business.

Picture day is Thursday, Sept. 22

What are we learning the week of Sept. 19-23?

  • Letter: Cc,Pp
  • High frequency word: and, like
  • Vocabulary: cloud, cirrus, stratus, cumulus, fog
  • Storm chaser visit Tuesday
  • Discuss 4 types of clouds and observe outside
  • Cloud study
  • Setting
  • Ask and answer questions
  • Draw cloud in a cup science experiment in journal
  • Draw 4 different cloud in science journal
  • Practice writing 0-5
  • Compare numbers 0-5
  • Count to 35 (100 by end of the year)
  • Practce showing multiple ways to show a number (numeral, word, ten frame, domino, fingers, tallies, objects)
Sept. 12-16

Progress reports

An informal progress report will come home Monday. Be looking for it in your student's red pocket. Normally, a progress report does not go home in K or 1st but we are trying to make sure we keep parents informed of student progress. Report cards will go home October 18.
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Thank you!

Thank you to all of the grandparents that came to lunch Monday. The students were excellent tour guides and hosts. Also, a big thank you to the parents that have already helped with the book fair!

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