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Kindergarten Newsletter

Kindergarten News
January 31, 2020
Dear Parents/Guardians,
It was great getting the opportunity to speak with each of you at Parent Conferences. I appreciate your support and all you do to assist your child in their learning. Please be sure you are practicing essential skills with your child every evening. These skills will be built upon during the course of the second half of the year.
February 7th~ Book orders are due
February 14th~ Valentine’s Snack and exchange
February 17th~ No School! President’s Day
February 20th~ K and 2nd to HEEC
February 20th~ PTO Family Game Night 4:30-6:30
February 21st~ Hoops for Heart; all money due
March 19th~ Blood Drive 1:30-7
Next Week:
Reading/OG: Red word review and introduce “from” and “or”; letter/sound review, introduce “Nn”; informational text, features and writing; proper nouns; story elements and sequencing of events; onset and rime; CVC words; beginning and ending sounds
*Spelling test on Friday with a bonus sentence (students will write what is dictated to them using OG skills practiced in the classroom)
*Red words: a, and, be, do, he, I, is, like, see, to, the, we, you, of, come, me, for, with, was, put, my, are, so, saw, what, from, or
*Letters: c, o, a, d, g, m, l, h, t, i, j, k, ch, u, b, r, f
Math: complete addition unit, number writing, one-to-one counting
Social Studies: Character Education, Second Step
Health: Germs and handwashing
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me at school: 301-689-6132 during my planning from 9:15-10 or by email: If it concerns your child, it concerns me.
Have a great weekend!
Mrs. Nicklin and Mrs. T. Maust