Kindergarten Blog

The Kindergarten Connection 4/15/19

Hi Parents!   I just received word that there will be NO SCHOOL on Monday, May 6th.  Please make sure that you have childcare arrangements for this day. The end of Kindergarten is near!  We are about to enter a very busy time of the school year.  Please make sure...

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The Kindergarten Connection 4/8/19

Hi Parents!   The homework for the week is a “What’s in my egg” project.  Please look in your child’s folder for details.   I am testing March sight words this week.  I already got through about half of the class today, and I am super impressed!  Several...

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The Kindergarten Connection 4/1/19

Hi Parents! I hope everyone had a wonderful, relaxing Spring Break! We are in the home stretch to First Grade!  The students started learning some songs today for their Kindergarten end of the year program.  I can’t believe it is getting to that time already!!!...

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The Kindergarten Connection 3/18/19

Hi Parents!   We will not have homework this week due to the shorter week.  Many students will receive Mass reading parts on Thursday to practice over Spring Break.  In addition, I will send April sight words home on Thursday for your child to practice over...

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The Kindergarten Connection 3/11/19

Hi Parents!   For homework this week, students will be writing their own story.  The title is called The Day the Leprechaun Came to School.  Please help your child as they write and illustrate their leprechaun story.  These are due Friday.  Please have the books...

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The Kindergarten Connection 3/4/19

Hi Parents! Please find in binders tonight the homework for this week.  The book is called Lent Reminds us of Jesus.  There is a focus on the word “of” in the book.  On every page, your child will either need to write the word “of” or cut out the letters and glue the...

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The Kindergarten Connection 2/24/19

The students had a great time on our Field Trip last week!  Seeing The Cat in the Hat live was a great introduction to Read Across America Week which we will celebrate in Kindergarten.   Read Across America is an annual reading motivation and awareness program...

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The Kindergarten Connection 2/18/19

Hi Families! Homework this week will be sent home in binders tonight.  It is a book, but it involves a bit of coloring and writing so there will be no additional paper with it.  Please read the book with your child every night Monday-Wednesday.  Please send the books...

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The Kindergarten Connection 2/11/19

Hi Families!   Homework this week will be coming home in binders tonight.  It is a book that students need to read and fill in the blanks.  It is called Things I Love.  Because the students are writing in the books, no reading response worksheet is necessary for...

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The Kindergarten Connection 2/4/19

Hi Families!   Last week I tested the students over January sight words.  Hopefully you received a paper last week that showed what they knew/missed.  The class did not do as good as I had hoped.  I’m trying a few different things in the classroom, like sight...

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The Kindergarten Connection 1/28/19

Hi Parents! Our Kindergarteners did a fantastic job at Mass last week!  I was so proud of all of them!  We still have two more to participate in this year (April and May) so if your child did not participate this time, they will! Today we welcomed a new student to our...

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The Kindergarten Connection 1/21/19

Hi Parents! Hopefully you and your child had a great Monday off from school.  On Friday, we discussed Martin Luther King, Jr. and why he is important.  The students also wrote about how they could make the world a more peaceful place.  Hopefully your child shared with...

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