A Peek at the Week

November 16-20

Language Arts Skills:

*Blending

*High Frequency Words: come, here, said

*Reading – Reader’s Theater

*Writer’s Notebook – “Be the Star of Your Writing” (YOU are the main character - use words like: I, me, my, mine - your story has a beginning, middle and end - show feelings to bring the story to life)

*Poem of the Week – “Turkey, Turkey”

Math Skills:

*Numeracy: 0-10 (recognizing, representing and writing)

*Composing – to create by putting the parts together

*Subitizing- the ability to quickly identify the number of items in a small set without counting.

*One More/One Less

*Counting Forward/Backward

*Part-Part-Whole

*10 Frame

*3D Shapes

Science/Social Studies Skills:

*Fall Customs

*Thanksgiving

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Schedule for the Week:

Monday (11/16):

*Kindergarten News – Email

*Language Arts Skills Report of Student Progress – Monday’s Take Home Folder

(Please work with your child on any skills checked on the progress report.)

*Art


Tuesday (11/17):

*Library

*P.E. – Please have your child wear tennis shoes and shorts under dresses/skirts for physical education.


Wednesday (11/18):

*Computer Lab

*Take Home Readers – Your child will bring home a take home reader to read to the family. Please ask your child to retell the story (characters, setting, problem, solution, text to self connections).

*Music


Thursday (11/19):

*Center Room

*P.E. – Please have your child wear tennis shoes and shorts under dresses/skirts for physical education.


Friday (11/20):

*Math Skills Report of Student Progress – Friday’s Take Home Folder

(Please work with your child on any skills checked on the progress report.)

*Poem Book – Enjoy listening to your child sing “Turkey, Turkey”. Please return the poem book to school on Monday.

*Art

S.T.E.M. Lab

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Upcoming Events:

*Thanksgiving Feast – Monday, November 23 – The children will have a feast in the kindergarten hallway with their friends. Please pack a lunch for your child on this day.


*Fall Party – Tuesday, November 24 – We will have our Fall Party in the classroom from 1:00-1:45 p.m.


*Reindeer Day – Friday, December 4 – We will be playing “reindeer games” and pulling Santa’s sleigh.


*Elf Day – Friday, December 11 – Your child can dress up like a little elf. We will be busy at Santa’s workshop making toys, calling good boys and girls, etc.


*Kindergarten “Karoling” – Wednesday, December 16 – We will be spreading the Christmas joy around Williams.