KinderCardin News

November 2013

Important November Dates

  • Wednesday, November 6th - Spirit Night @ Papa Murphys
  • Friday, November 8th @ 2:50 pm - Veterans' Day Parade - ALL Veterans are Welcome (If your child has a family member that is a Veteran, please invite this family member to walk with your child on our Veterans’ Day Walk or you may send a photo of him/her for your child to carry during the parade.)
  • Monday, November 11th - Veterans' Day - No School
  • Monday, November 25th - Kindergarten Thanksgiving Celebration
  • Wednesday-Friday, November 27-29 - No School - Thanksgiving Break
  • Wednesday, December 4 - Early Release Day @ 11:50 am

Core Knoweldge Focus

Week of November 4

  • Native Americans Past and Present

Week of November 11 and 18

  • Human Body Healthy Choices

Week of November 18 and 25

  • Early Exploration and Settlement - Pilgrims/Thanksgiving

Week of December 2

  • Overview of Seven Continents - Australia

Upcoming Events

November Reading, Writing, and Math

November Homework

· Reading Log: Please read with/to your child for at least 10 minutes every day. Then have your child complete the reading log. Don’t forget to practice 2-5 sight words per week (and review the old words) from the homework folder.

· Math Practice Packet: Please help your child to complete 2-3 pages per day from the math packet. Chapter 4 is due November 12 and Chapter 5 is due December 2. Also, please help your child practice counting to 100 and beyond.

· Monthly Family Homework Project: Please see above for November Family Homework Project.

· Treasures Online: Please visit the Treasures Home Access website via our class website to have access to decodable texts, leveled readers, and phonics videos/games.

Show and Tell Fridays

Show and Tell Fridays…

November Topics –

  • a picture or drawing of your family
  • an item or picture of something you are thankful for
  • an item that reminds you of Thanksgiving
  • demonstrate an example of good manners

  • The item/event shared must be related to the monthly show and tell topics. It must fit in your child’s backpack (if it doesn’t, you may take a picture of the item.)
  • Every child must share one Friday per month.
  • Each child will be getting a score for his/her speaking and listening skills.
  • Every child must fill out a “show and tell” form prior to sharing. Please help your child by filling out the form together.