Clinkscale Kindergarten

January 25-29

Valentine's Day

Students are welcome to exchange Valentines. Valentines must be turned in by February 9th to be passed out on the 12th. Please send a decorated boxes/bags with with handles no later than the 9th.


Be on the lookout for an email from your child's teacher next week for classroom specific information.

ABC's & 123's, What are we learning?

MATH:

Skip counting by ten.

This week we will begin learning 2D shapes and their attributes such as:

How many vertices do they have?

Are the sides curved or straight?

Is it an open or closed shape?


SOCIAL STUDIES:

Holocaust Remembrance Week- We will not focus on the historical events (in kindergarten), but instead promote character, acceptance and empathy.


Monday- Kindness

Tuesday- Acceptance

Wednesday- Community

Thursday- Responsibility

Friday- Upstander/Empathy


SCIENCE:

We will look at water samples from different locations and compare clarity.

We will also discuss how we use rocks, soil and water in our every day lives.


ELA:

We will continue working on consonant blends (sl, sw, st, sk, sm, sn) and decoding words that begin with blends.

We will continue learning to write and spell our last names.

We will distinguish between the short e, i and o sounds in writing.

We will use the word "you" in writing.



Homework

Please ensure your child has their Chromebook (CHARGED) and headphones if they do not already bring them each day. Also, continue working with your child at home on logging into their Chromebook using their username and passwords.


  • Students who complete 5 lessons of Dreambox and 30 minutes of Lexia each week will also get rewarded on Friday!

Ice Cream FRI-YAY!

Every Friday our wonderful cafeteria offers ice cream for purchase. If your child brings their lunch, they are still able to go through the line and purchase an ice cream. If you would like to load your child's lunch account, you can do so at https://burlesonisd.revtrak.net/. Your child's id number is available in Skyward. You can also send labeled money in your child's K.I.T. binder to be deposited.