Kindergarten Adventures

Lackey and Walker January 11th - 15th

Reading and Writing

Read Alouds:

Make predictions to determine main idea and anticipate an ending.RL.K.1

Retell familiar stories, including key details. RL.K.2


Describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear RL.K.7



*Phonics:

The letters highlighted this week will be Ww and Kk.

Children will apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words. RF.K.3

Children will work continue to work on blending, and segmenting syllables in spoken words. RF.K.2b

Children will distinguish between similarly spelled words by identifying the sounds of the letters that differ. RF.K.3d




High Frequency Words:

1st Trimester Sight Words:

I, a, and, the, of, me, can, go, see, it, in, is, to

2nd Trimester Sight Words:

big, blue, for, look, make, not, one, play, red, run, up, we, yellow, you RFK3

Writing:

*Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose opinion pieces in which they tell a reader the topic and state an opinion or preference about the topic [W.K.1]

*Understand that words are separated by spaces in print. RF.K.1c

* Recognize and name end punctuation. LK2b *Write a letter or letters for most consonant and short -vowel sounds. LK2c

Math

*We will continue working on composing and decomposing numbers 11-19 into tens and some more ones (18 - 1 ten and 8 more). KNBT1



*We will continue learning how to measure objects using non-standard units.

We will be comparing objects by length and weight. K-MD1




* We will continue working on counting on from a given number (5, 6, 7… 10, 11, 12…). K-CC2


*We will continue working on comparing two numbers. K-CC7

Science and Social Studies

We will continue our study of winter.KS9


We will learn about the life and contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King.KSS11

Important Reminders

January is a jam packed month!!!!!!


No School Monday, January 15th - Closed for Dr. King's Birthday


100 Museum - All 100 Collections should be brought to school no later than Thursday, January 18th. See letter sent home in your child's agenda for details.


100th Day of School - Tuesday, January 23rd Please have your child wear a t-shirt related to the 100th Day. More details coming in a separate e-mail soon.


We need parent volunteers to send items for our 100 Day Celebration. Please help us by volunteering on the Sign Up Genius link coming soon, THANK YOU!!!!



Super Reader Hero - Friday, January 26th. We will be celebrating all of our Super Hero Reading Powers. Please have your child dress up like a super hero character.

More info coming soon.


Tacky Day - Wednesday, January 31st.We will be doing an author study on Helen Lester . Please have your child dress Tacky (different colored socks, mismatched clothes/shoes...)