Kindergarten Class News

Kindergarten Teacher, Leslee Johnson

Thursday
Dec132018

KINDERGARTEN NEWS – 12/14/18

THIS WEEK

-We traveled to Sweden and Mexico for our Christmas around the world theme.  We acted out St. Lucia Day on the 13th and learned about the legend of the poinsettia.  Next week we will complete our travels by returning to the USA.

-Fun activities this week were Bazaar shopping with our 8th grade buddies and making Christmas cards with our chapel families. Our math activities included practicing number order and working with geoboards.  In reading we learned about the /ip/ word family and reviewed our sight words.

-For Jesus time we continued with the story of Jesus’ birth.  We want your child to know that God sent His Son, Jesus, to be born on earth so that He could save us from our sins.  We praise God for His love and mercy shown through the birth of our Savior.

NEXT WEEK

-Special dress-up days begin next week.  If your child is not participating they must follow dress code or use a no uniform coupon.  See the Parent Bulletin for details.

-December Reading Logs are due on Thursday. 

-Friday is a half day of school with early dismissal at 11:40 am.  There is no extended care.  School resumes on Monday, January 7th.

-Snack Reminder: Monday-Gabriella, Tuesday-Grace, Wednesday-Joshua, Thursday-Henry, Friday-Isaiah.

-Chapel will be on Friday next week.

Have a good weekend.  Jesus Loves You!

 

 

 

Friday
Dec072018

KINDERGARTEN NEWS – 12/7/18

THIS WEEK

-We traveled to the Netherlands and Italy for our Christmas around the world theme, practiced making ten in math, worked on the /it/ word family and practiced our new sight words for reading.

-For Jesus Time we had the story of the first Christmas.  We want your child to know that God sent His Son, Jesus, to be born on earth so that He could save us from our sins.

NEXT WEEK

-The Christmas program is on Wednesday evening beginning at 7:00 pm.  Children should meet in the classroom between 6:30-6:45 pm.  The classroom will not be open earlier than 6:30, so keep your child with you until the door opens.  Pick up your child in the classroom after the service.

-Snack Reminder: Monday-Andrea, Tuesday-Aris, Wednesday-Avery, Thursday-Elijah, Friday-Evie.

- We will meet with our chapel families and go to the Christmas Bazaar on Friday.  Please see the details in the Friday Folder for the Christmas Bazaar.

BE SURE to check out the upcoming Christmas dress up days in the Parent Bulletin.  These are for the week of the 17th

Have a wonderful weekend.  Jesus Loves You!

Friday
Nov302018

KINDERGARTEN NEWS – 11/30/18

THIS WEEK

-We “traveled” to Australia and Germany for our Christmas around the world theme, reviewed sight words and writing numbers to 12, celebrated the 60th day of school and practiced for the Christmas program.

-For Jesus time we heard the story of John the Baptist.  We want your child to know that God kept His promise to send a Savior and sent John the Baptist to prepare God’s people for Jesus.

NEXT WEEK

-We continue with preparations for Christmas, work on new sight words and books, and practice patterns and making ten.

-Snack Reminder: Monday-Nia, Tuesday-Reilly, Wednesday-Abner, Thursday-Zoey, Friday-Evie.

-Lunch Helpers: Monday-Wright, Thursday-Pancorvo

NEW SIGHT WORD LIST AND READING LOG  in the Friday Folder.

Have a wonderful weekend.  Jesus loves you!

Tuesday
Nov202018

KINDERGARTEN NEWS – 11/20/18

THIS WEEK we were busy with review of math and reading skills, turkey crafts and songs and thinking about God’s many blessings.

WHEN WE RETURN FROM THANKSGIVING we will begin to focus on the birth of our Savior with preparation for the Christmas program and a unit on Christmas around the world. 

NOVEMBER READING LOGS will be due on Friday, November 30th

SNACK REMINDER: Monday-Grace, Tuesday-Joshua, Wednesday-Henry (Happy Birthday!), Thursday-Isaiah, Friday-Madelyn.

Have a blessed Thanksgiving. 

 

Thursday
Nov152018

KINDERGARTEN NEWS – 11/16/18

THIS WEEK

-Land Ho!  We sailed our Pilgrim ships to America with 102 pilgrims on board.  We wrote about what we would take on the Mayflower if we had made the voyage, and built Thanksgiving tables from a variety of materials.  In reading we continue to practice our sight words and letter sounds, and for math we are working on number writing and counting with one-to-one correspondence. 

-Our Bible story this week was about the ten lepers.  The children were excited to present their skit of the Bible story in chapel and they did a fabulous job of sharing the message of God’s forgiveness and mercy.

NEXT WEEK

-There are only two days of school because of Thanksgiving.  School resumes on November 26.

-Snack Reminder: Monday-Evie, Tuesday-Gabriella.  The December snack calendar is in the Friday Folder.

-Lunch Volunteers: Monday-Wright, Tuesday-Benedict.

LOOKING AHEAD

-The Preschool-Second grade Christmas Program is in the evening on Wednesday, December 12th at 7:00 pm.  Kindergarten children are already preparing for this event.  We look forward to sharing the good news of Jesus’ birth with family and friends.

-Friday, December 21st  is a half day of school.  This is the last day of school before Christmas break.  There is no extended care on this day.

Have a wonderful weekend.  Blessings!