This Week in Kindergarten
May 20, 2016
Our Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony will be held on Thursday, June 2 at 8:30 am in the gym here at Beck. Invitations went home in white binders on Wednesday. Please return all RSVP forms as soon as possible to your child's classroom teacher. We are looking forward to celebrating our fantastic kindergarteners!
Speeding To Read Field Trip
We are so excited for our field trip to TMS for Speeding the Read! Your child will need to bring a sack lunch with a drink on May 24th for our field trip. We will have your child’s Speed to Read T shirt available on that day to wear. Don’t forget to apply sunscreen before coming to school!
What are we learning in Kindergarten this week?
We will continue using a problem solving model to solve addition and subtraction word problems. We will also begin assessing end of the year standards for Math.
What can we work on at home?
-Identifying numbers 1-30
-Counting to 100 by 1's 5's and 10's
-Writing Numbers 1-10
-Composing and Decomposing numbers to 10
-Solving addition and subtraction problems
Language Arts/ Social Studies:
In Language Arts, we will be completing our end of the year literacy assessments. We look forward to sharing your child's progress with you!
What can we work on at home?-Stretching out sounds to write simple words
-Reading and writing sight words
-Writing sentences that start with a capital letter and end with punctuation.
Science/ Social Studies:We will identify, observe, and sort animals into groups.
I know I have it when I can sort animals into groups and explain their basic needs.
Kindergarten Contact Information
Kristen Abernathy: email@example.com
Claire Baker: firstname.lastname@example.org
Katy Beazley: email@example.com
Diane Koestler: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nancy Shuster: email@example.com
Alyssa Stas: firstname.lastname@example.org
-Please return all spring pictures or picture money this week.
-Communication binders need to come to and from school each day.
-Please check at home for all guided reading and library books and return them to school.