# Kindergarten Class News

## 25 Weeks of Kindergarten

Week of February 16th - February 19th

## Valentine's Day Celebration

All of the kids had a great time at our Valentine's Day Tea. Thank you parents and guardians for ALL of you help in making it a huge success.

## Kids Kitchen Service Project

Our class will be making ham/turkey wraps for kids kitchen. We will make the wraps after the morning assembly on Friday, February 26th. If your child has long hair, please send them to school with their hair pulled back. Also, please keep in mind this is on a Friday during lent and if you would not like your child to eat meat that day, please pack a lunch for them. The sign up genius is below. Thank You!

## This week's Homework

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

## This weeks concepts

Math - Name, recognize, count and write the numbers to 20. Compare groups to 20 and determine more and less. Counting, naming and identifying pennies and nickels.

Reading - sight words (and, he, she, have, can, to, at, I, we, a like, the, some, one, two, three, an, has, is, not, see, go, four, five, my, will, are, do, for, black, pretty, be, this, all, come, no, in, down, did, on, who, yellow) Making inferences, asking questions, summarizing, compare and contrasting, reading comprehension, and working on fluency.

Phonics Your child should know all of their letters and letter sounds. Phoneme blending, isolation and categorization.

## Star Student of the Week

We do not have a Star Student this week because of the short week.

## Scientist of the Week

Carter is our Scientist of the Week

## Po Panda Bear

Po is spending time with Garrett this week. We can't wait to hear about his adventures!

## Reminders:

Word of the Week: Patience

Friday, February 19th - Stations of the Cross

Monday, February 22nd - Clare House Blankets Project

Wednesday, February 24th - Kids on the Block Assembly @ 2:15

Thursday, March 10th - K-2 Spelling Bee

Friday, March 11th - End of 3rd Quarter

March 11th - 20th - Spring Break

Friday, March 25th - Good Friday - No School

Monday, March 28th - Easter Monday - No School

Saturday, April 16th - Spaghetti Feed

## Reminders

It is still cold outside, please make sure your child has appropriate winter gear.