Kindernews January 18, 2019


January 18, 2019

It’s Been a Busy Week!

We continue to work on sight words as well as reading fluency and handwriting. We are now learning three new sight words per week. Please help your child practice these at home.
Our sight words so far are has, big, did, day, will, as, said, you, not, get, look, my, mom, dad, up, it, I, A, go, at, to, am, me, see, can, is, like, the, red, blue, yellow, green, orange, brown, and pink .  

Science – Manning

This week we learned that weather affects our lives in many ways. It affects what we wear, where we live, what we do for fun, and what we eat.

Science – Gonzales

We learned that the Earth’s relationship to the sun creates the seasons.

Spanish – Stanfield

We danced and sang songs about parts of the body. We sang the song, “Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes” in Spanish.

Cabeza, hombros, piernas, pies, piernas pies 2X

Ojos, orejas, boca y nariz.

Cabeza, hombros, piernas, pies, piernas pies

100th Day of School!

The 100th Day of school is coming up.  We are asking each child to bring at least one canned food item to donate to a food pantry.  We hope to collect 100 or more cans from the combined kindergarten classes.  We will continue to collect cans until February 1st, the 100th day.

100th Day Trail Mix

On the 100th day of school we will be making a “100 trail mix.”  The children will count out 10 of each of the following items in order to make a snack with 100 pieces.  Please let your child’s teacher know if you can donate any of these snacks.

We will need them by Thursday, January 31st.

1 bag of pretzel sticks

1 large box of rice chex  cereal

1 large box of corn chex cereal

1 large bag of plain m&ms

1 large bag of butterscotch chips

1 large box of goldfish crackers

1 large box of Cheerios

1 large bag of chocolate chips (regular-not minis)

1 large box of Teddy Grahams

1 large bag of Pirate Booty

Flat bottom coffee filters (basket style)

Reminders and Notices

*Mon. Jan. 21st         No School

*Please remember to help your child to return their reading buddy book each week.

*Please label all outerwear.

Birthdays!

Calise Vaughn (1/2) 1/18

Lily Aaronson 1/20

Evelyn Leifeste 1/20