What are we Learning About? 

Language Arts

This week we are focusing on comparing and contrasting.  We will read a few books about the seasons and months.  We are also introducing the comprehension strategy of questioning.  We will delve into the importance of asking questions.  This is an easy comprehension strategy to reinforce at home.   Please continue to read to your child nightly!

Letter Sounds

This week we were introduced to our fourth vowel-u.  The students continue to work on differentiating the sound between o, a, i, and u in CVC words.  They are doing a great job with their letters and sounds.

Red Words

  • I
  • am
  • the
  • like
  • is
  • and
  • we
  • see
  • a
  • to
  • come
  • me

Writing

The kindergartners continue to work using COPS:  Capitalization, Organization, Punctuation, Spelling. We try and use this acronym to help us go through our daily writing objectives.  This week we are focusing on color writing.  After reading Red Is a Dragon we will chart other objects that are red and green.  The students will write about different things that were different colors.

Math

This week we our focus continues to be numbers through 20. We will compare numbers through 20.  We will be taking our chapter 6 test and wrapping up our chapter 3-6 assessment as well.

Social Studies

The kindergartners continue to study families.  We are looking at how families help one another and we will share what we like to do with our families.

Religion

In religion we are talking about families are good.  We will discuss how all families are unique and different.  We will also be introduced to the Holy Family.  We will introduce the Holy Family and how we are also a part of God's Family.

Specials Schedule

Monday: Music

Tuesday: PE

Wednesday: Spanish, Music

Thursday: Mass, PE

Friday: Library, Guidance/Art