Our fall fundraiser is underway! You should have received an Affy Tapple order form with instructions in your student’s folder (if not, you can download them online here . Order forms and checks are due Friday, October 13. Please take orders from friends, family, neighbors and co-workers - you’ll be pleased to find many people want to support our school! Incentives and prizes awarded to individual students and classrooms!
We will be learning about colors and shapes for the coming week.
Morning Meeting: Family Project Sharing
Literacy: Read to Buddy Goal, Library Center, Learning Letters (L, M, Z, A, H)
Math: Marshmallow Stamping, Fruit Loop Patterns, M&M Graphing, Shape Robots
Math Centers: Coloring Mixing, Roll a Shape, Explore
Theme: Colors and Shapes
M - yellow, blue
T - red, purple
W - pink, green (Warrior Wednesday!)
R - orange, brown
F - rainbow
Shapes - circle, square, rectangle, triangle, diamond, oval, trapezoid, hexagon
These two weeks, we have been working on School Rules and Classroom Routines. This week, we are still continuing our efforts on Read to Self. Our highest record was 11 minutes! We are very close to our goal of 15 minutes. Once we finish, we will work on Read to Buddy, Library, and other centers.
Literacy: Read to Self Goal, Learning Letters (R, E, S, N, T)
Math: Introducing Numbers and Shapes
Theme: Back to School, All About Me
The coming week would be a test heavy week. Students will be taking the NWEA with the iPads.
For the coming week...
Literacy: Read to Self, Read to Buddy, Learning Letters (O, K, I, P, D), Heggerty Phonics
Math: Introducing Measurements, Counting Games, Number Stations, Quick Looks
Theme: All About Me, All About My Family
Remember to complete the Family Project for Friday!
Here's an electronic copy of the Kindergarten Open House Packet. Sorry! I still couldn't figure out what happened to my copies today.
Thank you for everyone who came for Open House today. If you requested for a conference, I will be contacting you next week.
I saw this on the Ray School Facebook page... :)
The Friends of Ray PTO invites all Kindergarten parents/guardians to coffee in the school lunch room at 8:45 am (or as soon as your student is settled in class!) on Tuesday, Sept. 5th, the first day of school.
PTO board member parents will be available to chat and/or answer any questions you may have. Join us as we celebrate the start of a great 2017-18 school year!