Mrs. Monday's Kindergarten News

September 28 - October 2

From Mrs. Monday...

I am excited to tell you that we had another Donors Choose grant funded this week! Our class will soon receive an Apple iPod Touch to use during stations.


Field trip permission slips and money were due today. Please return both on Monday if you haven't already.


Have a great weekend!

Important Dates...

September 26 - Happy Birthday Bryce!

September 29 - Mrs. Monday at a curriculum meeting all day

October 1 - FCHS Homecoming Parade

October 2 - Happy Birthday Justin!

October 2 - Gator Gear Day

October 5 - Field Trip!

October 6 - PTO Meeting

October 6, 7, 8 - Parent/Teacher Conferences

Learning Focus This Week...

Reading:

Story - I Love Bugs

Weekly Focus - What kind of bugs do you know about?

Letter Identification - review Aa-Zz

Letter Sound - review (m, a, s, p, t)

Comprehension Skills - asking/answering questions, key details

Word Work - initial and ending sound discrimination, syllables, rhyming, blending

Sight Word - review (we, the, I, a, see, like, can)

Vocabulary Words - curious, observe, process, slender, attaches


Math:

teen numbers, counting, pattern review, shape review, measurement


Writing:

organization review, writing prompt practice and assessment for report cards


Handwriting:

j, Q, q, review, U


Social Studies:

apples


Science:

review, experiements

Everyone looked so nice on Picture Day!

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Parent/Teacher Conferences

You are invited to sign up for Mrs. Monday's Parent/Teacher Conference.

DATE: October 6, October 7 and October 8.
PLACE: Room 114.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: End of day before each conference day


To pick a time slot, enter this link in your internet browser:

www.ptcfast.com/reg1


At that link, you will be asked for your Entry Code, where you should enter 2UK1102948


I look forward to meeting with you at our conference. You will receive your child's report card at our conference.

Report Card Assessments

The end of the first grading period is Friday, October 2nd. Mrs. Monday will begin assessing students on skills for the first report card next week. You will receive your child’s report card at our conference in October.

Book-It

The Book-It Program, sponsored by Pizza Hut, will begin in October. I hope all students will participate. If your child reads (or listens to) 16 books in a month, they will receive a coupon for a free pizza from Pizza Hut. If your child participates all 6 months (October—March), they will get to eat lunch with me in April! Look for more information to come home next week!

Specials Schedule...

Monday - Gym (wear tennis shoes!)

Tuesday - Library (library books due!)

Wednesday - Library

Thursday - Music

Friday - Art

Donors Choose!

Attendance Line

If your child is absent, please call the school attendance line at 317-860-4790.

Dismissal Times...

*Dismissal is at 3:50 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.

*Every Wednesday is an Early Release Day - 3:20 pm dismissal.