Kindergarten Newsletter

November 2nd - 6th

What we're learning this week:

Phonics: at, ap word families

Book: Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt

Reading Strategies: Understanding how characters can change, asking questions while we read (Who? What? When? Where? Why? How?)

Math: Writing and comparing numbers to 10, triangles, hexagons

Writing: Writing the sounds we hear to make words and sentences (personal narrative)

Social Studies: Voting, American Monuments

Science: Weather watching: What will the weather be like on your birthday?

Religion: God made us, showing love to God and others, thanking God for people in our lives

Social and Emotional Learning: Explaining feelings - Students discuss how to think back to what happened first or look for situational cues in order to understand reasons for someone's feelings. Students brainstorm reasons that people can have different feelings.

Virtue: Empathy

Social Skills: Following directions and asking permission

Parent Teacher Conference Survey

Please fill out this form this week. Your responses will really help to keep our conference efficient and on track. Thanks!