We welcomed the new month of October and the season of fall this week. In Language Arts, students worked the sight word “my” and made booklets where they drew their favorite objects along with the sight word. We encourage students to use their understanding of phonics and letter/sound correlation to sound out words to spell … Continue reading Happy Fall!
It was a ssssuper week in KB! Students focused on the letter S and sorted words with the beginning /s/ sound. The class practiced writing lowercase letter s. We read a book about socks getting dirty in sand and students sounded out words based on their letter sounds. They did a stunning job. In math … Continue reading Super Week
Thank you so much to the families that came to Back to School Night! It was wonderful being able to open our classroom community and meet with you all. I hope many of you will be able to join the school wide celebration at Welcome Back Night tonight at 5:00. I will include a link … Continue reading Back to School Night Success
Next week we will begin our home reading homework program. It is an exciting time as the kindergarteners will start becoming responsible for their learning at home. Starting Monday, your child will be bringing home a book bag from school in their backpack. Inside the book bag will be a book, parent reading tips, and … Continue reading Home Reading
This week KB students were colorful and creative! We read the story The Day The Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt. Students shared their favorite colors and we created classroom crayons. We are all unique just like a crayon box, each offering something special. Please take a look at our beautiful set of class crayons … Continue reading Colorful Crayons
KB students had a super week at school! In language arts we focussed on the letter M and its sound. The class discussed and illustrated different foods that make them say, “mmmmm”. We learned about Mary and her little lamb and created puppets to help sing the song. A copy of the song will be … Continue reading Marvelous M
KB flew into Kindergarten with flying colors this school year! They are learning our routines, transitions and classroom expectations. Students had fun learning during the first week at St Michael’s School! This week we have learned about what students do at school. We emphasized vocabulary words and their meaning including friend, share, read, write, build … Continue reading First Week of Kindergarten!