Friday, December 1, 2017

December 1st

Happy Track Out! I hope everyone has a happy holiday season! I will see everyone back at Brassfield on January 2nd!



Thursday, November 16, 2017

November 16th









Next Tuesday is an Early Release! We then have only 1 week left before we track out
on December 1st for our holiday break!











* WE HAVE RAISED $200 so far! Thank you for everyone who has donated or shared this link to buy our class and grade level new books!

This week our new star students are: William and Clara

Passwords (SIGHT WORDS)- because want eat he
 
Students need to be able to read 25 sight words by the end of 2nd quarter (first week of January)

Thanksgiving Learning Experience: Please let Mrs. Oldson (Room Mom) know if you would like to help out at our learning experience. It will be next Tuesday November 21st from 9:30-10:30! We also need a few donations for that: tissue paper, cheerios, gloves, and goldfish! If you are available to send in any of those items please let her know!






If you would like to be a secret reader but Thursday afternoons do not work for you,
email me and we can set up a time!
Our class needs Alphabet cereal & Cardstock!
I updated the Amazon wish list for new reading books for our classroom.






Tuesday, November 7, 2017


November 7th- Tomorrow is Rainbow Day! Kindergarten needs to wear yellow.





Communication: If you email me and do not get a response within 24 hours, please resend or send a written note. There has been some issues with our new email server.

Mid-Year Testing:We will begin mid-year reading benchmark testing this week! (Nov. 7th) Please go over sight words with your child nightly, along with reading. Make sure they notice words with "S" on the end like: comes, sees, goes. Please practice the words mother, father and because with them additionally :) Remember after they read they must retell; IN ORDER with the book closed.


I have created a Donors Choose to gain more reading books for our classroom, and grade level. If you would like to donate or even know of a business that would like to make a tax exempt donation, please click this link and forward! We already have had 2 donations! Donations will be doubled using the code LIFTOFF
                                             
Donors Choose Link





If you would like to be a secret reader but Thursday afternoons do not work for you, email me and we can set up a time!
Passwords (SIGHT WORDS)- big, for, with, she
Our class needs Alphabet cereal & Cardstock! I updated the Amazon wish list for new reading books for our classroom.



Friday, October 27, 2017

Halloween Week

October 30th Week-


We will be having our storybook character parade on Tuesday! Students are allowed to dress up, please send in a book to match their outfit.


Mid-Year Testing:We will begin mid-year reading benchmark testing next week! (Nov. 7th) Please go over sight words with your child nightly, along with reading. Make sure they notice words with "S" on the end like: comes, sees, goes. Please practice the words mother, father and because with them additionally :) Remember after they read they must retell; IN ORDER with the book closed.


I have created a Donors Choose to gain more reading books for our classroom, and grade level. If you would like to donate or even know of a business that would like to make a tax exempt donation, please click this link and forward! We already have had 2 donations! Donations will be doubled using the code LIFTOFF
                                             
Donors Choose Link






If you would like to be a secret reader but Thursday afternoons do not work for you, email me and we can set up a time!

Passwords (SIGHT WORDS)- of, little

Math Centers:

1 –  Halloween Count the Room
2- 3d Shape sort
3- Candyland Shapes
4- Shape Bump


Letterland: Review CK, ING, SH, TH, CH, and L, F, FF





Reading: We are starting a new unit! It is all about pattern books. Students will use their new powers to read grade level pattern books.


Literacy Centers:
1- Halloween Write the Room
2- Rhyme Time
3- Fancy Write Sight words
4- Stamp Sight words

Our class needs Alphabet cereal & Cardstock!


Friday, October 20, 2017

The Week of October 23rd

October 16th Week -
Thursday is the Field Trip! We will leave at 9:30, chaperones please meet us at Hill Ridge at 10 (if not earlier). You will need to check in at Hill Ridge before we arrive. Please have your child wear their tie-dye shirts! We will eat back at school!

Friday is the Super Reading power celebration. Students may wear a super hero costume or shirt. Please send in a change of clothes, if they are wearing a costume :)

We will be having a Halloween Learning Experience! Please contact Mrs. Oldson if you would like to contribute or participate.



Check out our wish list!!



If you would like to be a secret reader but Thursday afternoons do not work for you, email me and we can set up a time!

Passwords (SIGHT WORDS)- are, they

Math Centers:

1 – Shape Write the Room
2 – Computers
3 – Too Sweet Candy Corn Measure & Estimation
4 – Intro to 3D shapes (teacher)
5 – Flat Shape Candy Land

Letterland: Blending & Segmenting, CK, ING, SH, TH, CH

Reading: Superpowers unit! I have begun sending home books, please have your child read to you! If they get stuck on a word, ask them to try a strategy!


Books are coming home on their instructional level :) They must be able to properly retell and answer comprehension questions before moving on!

Literacy Centers:
1- Halloween Writing
2- 1, 2, or 3 syllables

3- Spooky Syllables
4- Sight Word Fancy Writing

Friday, October 13, 2017

Reading Super Powers




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Super Readers…
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Look at the picture
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Look at the letter and make the sound http://www.clipartsegifs.com.br/cliparts/super_herois/super_homem/superman_clark_antigo.gif
Ssss…
Super!
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Notice patternsIMG_0076
Predict and check    C:\Users\Meredith\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\47YHP5A0\MC900441734[1].pngC:\Users\Meredith\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\T49A4Z5O\MC900441902[1].wmf
Reread books http://images.clipartof.com/thumbnails/1045061-Royalty-Free-RF-Clip-Art-Illustration-Of-A-Super-Hero-Woman-Flying.jpg
Match your voice to the storyC:\Users\Meredith\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\47YHP5A0\MC900013302[1].wmf
Read like you talk…scoop the words togetherC:\Users\Meredith\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\K8YGBLEQ\MC900016745[1].wmf

October 16th Week - Friday is EARLY RELEASE
Congrats to our Star Student RYAN!!!


Please sign up to be a chaperone! Also, we would love volunteers in our classroom. Please click on the link at the top to sign up!




If you would like to be a secret reader but Thursday afternoons do not work for you, email me and we can set up a time!
Upcoming Birthdays- Juan 10/20
Passwords (SIGHT WORDS)- am, come

Math Centers:

1 – Teacher: intro of flat shapes

2 – Sort #67 & play-doh shapes
3 – From the Pumpkin Patch wks.

4 – What’s my shape QR codes & Cross & Count

5 – Name that Shape Game
Letterland: Blending & Segmenting, Uppy Umbrella, Mr. U, Kicking KingReading: Superpowers unit! I have begun sending home books, please have your child read to you! If they get stuck on a word, ask them to try a strategy!

Books are coming home on their instructional level :) They must be able to properly retell and answer comprehension questions before moving on!


Literacy Centers:
1- Guided Reading

2– Writing about fall & Fall Circle Map


3 – It’s Fall Syllable wks.


4 - Missing 1st sound wks.


5- Computers