Coming up this week! {10/30-11/3}

Welcome back for the third week in 2nd Quarter! We have a lot of exciting learning to look forward to this week!

Behavior Goals…
Our classroom and hallway behavior goal this week is “how to handle communication & conflict.” Our lunchroom goal is “to not shout at other tables.”

Literacy
We are continuing Unit 3! Our essential question is “What are the different sounds we hear?” We are going to continue practicing the ABC chant each day. We will be learning letter Nn this week. Our high-frequency word this week is and. Our vocabulary words are: listen, volume, chat, exclaimed, familiar. Our category words this week are action words. Our grammar skill for the week is complete sentences.

Math
This week we will be continuing Unit 2 and learning more about numbers 1-10 and the -1 pattern. We will work on number writing practice, numbers 1-10, the -1 pattern, and focusing on problem solving. Your child will be bringing home their math homework folder on Monday and Wednesday this week. Please be sure to have your child complete their homework and return it the next day.

Writer’s Workshop…
This week we are continuing Quarter 2 writing! We are going to be working on adding details in our pictures, and stretching and writing words using turtle talk.

Integrated…
We are going to finish our friendship unit this week!  We will learn about empathy, patience, kindness, and sharing. We have a lot of great books that will help us learn all the characteristics of a good friend. We can’t wait to share it all with you!

Star of the Week…We loved learning about Alijah last week! Alijah wants to be a teacher when he grows up and he loves Thomas the train! We are excited to be learning all about Raelyn this week!

Don’t forget! Library days this week are Tuesday and Friday!

We have so much to learn and look forward to this week! Thanks for partnering with us to make this a successful year in Kindergarten!

-Mrs. Sellenrick