Kindergarten

Winter Festival

Highlights: The Winter Festival was amazing. The Ks performed the songs Little Birdie, Starlight, Star Bright, and Baby Beluga.  They also performed Little Birdie at the All School Meeting. Language Arts:  In Writer’s Workshop the Ks are continuing to work on personal narratives.  They are strengthening their beginning, middle and end to their stories. After saying they are “done”, the Ks are learning to go back and see if they can read their words and […]

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Gift Giving

Highlights: In preparation for our Gift Giving Project, we read the book the Quiltmaker’s Gift by Jeff Brumbeau and Gail de Marcken.  Through out the week we had discussions about being kind to others and taking care of one another.  At the All School Meeting the Ks stood up and announced the project and asked for the school to bring in items to donate.   Language Arts:  In Writer’s Workshop the Ks continued to work on […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Highlights: We had an incredible time at ACES on Wednesday. The Ks listened to a wonderful song about animals changing in the winter, watched a puppet show about how turtles adapt to the cold weather, played a winter animal game, and then went outside.  On the walk outside, we saw where a bear had knocked down a fence and walked across a narrow bridge, beaver tracks from the pond to a tree, ducks eating, a […]

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Generosity

Highlights: We started having lunch with the 7th graders two weeks ago on Thursdays.  It has been wonderful. Half of the Ks stay in our class and half go to the 7th grade room. The 7th grade splits up; half come to our class for lunch. To connect and converse, the 7th graders ask the Ks questions about family members, pets, favorite movies, and fun activities. Language Arts:  The Ks have been learning to read […]

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