Kindergarten Class News

Mrs. Hogan and Mrs. Seckers

Our Ninth Week!

This week's Homework

The homework packet is being sent home today and will be due on Thursday. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.

This week's concepts

Math - Calendar, Object patterns, problem-solving strategy: looking for a pattern, sound patterns, movement patterns and predicting patterns.

Reading - Sight words (can, to, at, I, we, a like, the, some, one, two, three, an, has) Asking questions, compare and contrast and reading comprehension.

Phonics - word family -at, identifying beginning and ending sounds.

Parent Teacher Conferences

I sent out a sign up genius form for Parent / Teacher Conferences. The conference should last no more than 20 minutes. We will discuss how your child is doing in the class, and completed testing. Please bring any questions you may have. Below is a link to the form.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0A4DA9A62E5-kindergarten

Scientist of the Week

The Scientist of the Week is Kendall! We love our scientist presentations! So far we have learned about aerodynamics, polymers, and surface tension. We can't wait to see what the next experiment will be in our class!

Po Prayer Bear

Po spent the week with Semilore and Damilola. This week he will be with Grace!

Star Student

This is a short week so we won't have star student this week.

Reminders:

Word of the week: response
October 13-23rd - Kindergarten Conferences (signup above)

Thursday, October 15th - Pizza Fundraiser for our sister school in Guatemala and Dress Down Day for students and staff

Friday, October 16th - End of first quarter

Friday, October 23rd - Halloween Carnival

Monday, November 2nd - Kindergarten Field Trip - Alaska Junior Theater - Click, Clack, Moo (more information to come)

Wednesday, November 4th - Kindergarten Celebrates All Saints Day (more information to come)

Classroom needs

Straws for the students who purchase milk from the school. I bought 300 at the beginning of the year and we are about out.