A Peek at the Week

January 18-22

Language Arts Skills:

*Adjectives

*Identifying Middle Sounds

*High Frequency Words: how, now, out

*Reading: Fancy Pattern Books

*Writer’s Notebook: Writing Stories (something to share with the reader, tell what happened, use a storyteller voice, use speech bubbles to show what was said)

*Writing Folder: How-to Writing

*Poem of the Week: “The Burp”

Math Skills:

*Numeracy: 0-15 (recognizing, representing and writing)

*Decomposing

*Addition

*Subtraction Story Problems

Science/Social Studies Skills:

*Penguins

*Motion


Please log-in to PebbleGo to learn more about forces and motion (Go to Science – Click on Physical Sciences). Username: jameswill Password: read

Schedule for the Week:

Monday (01/18):

*No School - Holiday


Tuesday (01/19):

*Kindergarten News – Email

*Library – Please have your child return his/her library book in the BIG baggie provided by the library ladies.

*Art


Wednesday (01/20):

*Substitute Teacher – Mrs. Kirk, our former art teacher, will teach the class for the day. It will be “FUN ART WEDNESDAY!” The kindergarten teachers will be planning on campus with the instructional coaches.

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


Thursday (01/21):

*Center Room

*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)

*Music


Friday (01/22):

*”Two by Two Reading” – You are welcome to come into our classroom and read to your child from 8:20-8:40.

*Science Lab (1:30-2:15) – Simple motion experiments

*Poem Book – Enjoy listening to your child chant “The Burp”. Please return the poem book to school on Monday.

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

Math Stations

Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image
Big image

Upcoming Events:

*The 100th Day of School: Tuesday, February 2 - Your child can dress up like a 100 year old person (white hair, black socks with sandals, walking cane, etc.).


*Eureka Science: Thursday, February 4 – We will need parents to help us with this fun science experiment. Please sign up on our JWE PTA http://www.jwepta.org/.


*Lunar New Year Celebration: Monday, February 8 – The children will get a chance to perform a dragon dance and eat goldfish using chopsticks.


*Valentine’s Party: Friday, February 12 – The children will exchange valentines.