Kindergarten

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Highlights: Watching the Ks create special Valentine cards was delightful. After looking at Jim Dine’s hearts, the Ks created their hearts with oil pastels, crayons and watercolors. Inside their cards, they wrote sweet messages. Language Arts: It’s been fun observing what the Ks discovered about their topics. This week they found a variety of facts such as panthers can catch fish, zebras sleep standing up, and tigers can run as fast as 30-40 miles per…

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A Short Snowy Week

Highlights: On Wednesday eleven Italian exchange students joined the Ks in the art room. After the twelve and thirteen year old visitors from Abetone chose blueberry muffins, banana bread, apple juice, and oranges, they ate snack and chatted with the Ks. When everyone finished snack, the Ks showed the students their Explorers’ Club stuffed animal project. Language Arts: The Ks continued to find facts to illustrate and write about. Here are some facts they discovered.…

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What do you hear?

What do you hear?

  Homework: Help your child find a fact about his/her topic that he/she can illustrate and write about. Help your child understand the math questions. Listen to your child read the books that are in his/her folder. Volunteer needs: 2/1, 2/2, & 2/4 assist from 1:00-3:00 Thanks: Thank you Rusty, Lizzy, and Olga for providing snack this week. The Ks enjoyed the apples with sunflower butter and marshmallows and the popcorn. Thank you Yosefa and…

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Cross Country Skiing UPDATE

Cross Country Skiing UPDATE

Friday we are cross country skiing, and ice skating. Ks will need these items in their backpacks: LUNCH (We will not be at school for El Tioga so pack a lunch and snack for your child) WATER BOTTLE SUNSCREEN SUNGLASSES or HAT EXTRA SOCKS ICE SKATES  if you have them HELMET   We would like everyone to be able to skate tomorrow so PLEASE send a helmet. Also we are presenting at All School Meeting…

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Skating

Skating

Highlights: There were lots of mini highlights such as the Ks sharing a fact about their topic at news, making animal masks, and showing their Paper Mache birds at All School Meeting. The biggest highlight was Etai’s return from his vacation in Italy. We gave him hugs and told him that we missed him and we were happy to see him again. Language Arts: During writing workshop, the Ks continued writing their informative How To…

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