Kindergarten Work From Home:
I sent home a packet of work and information, within this packet you will find the following activities:
-GoMath Activitiy Pages
-Sentence Structure Practice
Practice Activities that can be completed each day:
-Practice sight words (located on newsletter and in BEE folder)
-write sight words using sidewalk chalk, write with washable markers in the bathtub, make a sight word flash card game
-Read each day at least 30 minutes
-GetEpic.com..our class log-in is ltq4994
-Write about your daily experiences, use full sentences.
-Be the weatherman.....report the weather to your family. Use details and write about your weather observations.
-Take a family nature walk and observe about the changes that happen in spring
-Take learning into the kitchen, help read the instructions and measure ingredients.
-Take turns with a family member and make up your own story and illustrate your story.
-Write about the books you have read, summarize and state your opinion about the book.
-When working on addition and subtraction, you can use crayons, pennies, beans, etc. to use as counters.
-HAVE FUN AND KEEP STRETCHING YOUR BRAIN!!!!
Keep learning every day!!! Stretch your brain and do your best! I love you all and can't wait to see you soon!!!
April 6 - 10:
I am so glad that you all got your work, school supplies, and academic activity packets that I delivered to each of you!! It was amazing to get to see your smiling faces!
-Writing unit for this 9 weeks is opinion and persuasive writing. Discuss with your child what it means to have an opinion on a topic.
-Math unit this week is money. By the end of this unit, students sholud be able to recognize and identify money (penny, nickel, dime, quarter, dollar bill).
- An OVIPAROUS ANIMAL is an animal that hatches out of an egg.
-getepic.com, read/listen to the book "What Happens in Spring? Weather in Spring." After reading the book, write at least 3 complete sentences about the changes that happen during spring. Be sure to go outside and notice some of these changes that are happening right outside your door.
-Discuss the characteristics of a penny, what it loks like, how much it is worth, etc. You can draw, trace, or do a crayon rubbing with a penny.
-Read 30 minutes a day. This does not have to be in one sitting. Find a new place to read, outside, on the porch, etc.
-Write a list of -an words....stretch your brain and spell with some blends too. (can, fan, plan,)
-getepic.com, read a Spring book of your choice. Do you like the winter or spring season more? Write at least 2 complete sentences on which one you prefer. Be sure to state your opinon and why you like that season. Draw and label a picture that supports your writing.
-Discuss the characteristics of a nickel, what it looks like, how much it is worth, etc. You can draw, trace, or do a crayon rubbing with a nickel.
-Read 30 minutes. Read to your favoorite stuffed animal.
-Make a list of the -og word family. Don't foret to add some blends. (gog, fog, frog)
-Read a book of your choice. Write about why this is one of your favorite books. Make sure to share your opinion and try to get someone else to read it.
-Discuss the characteristics of a dime, what it looks like, how much it is worth, etc. You can draw, trace, or do a crayon rubbing with a dime.
-Read 30 minutes throughout the day. Read to one of your pets if you have one.
-Pick 10 sight words and form the letters with your playdoh.
-Read "What Hatches" book. It is in your packet. Locate the sight words throughout the book. You are the illustrator.
-Discuss he characteristics pf a quarter, what it looks like, how much it is worth, etc. You can draw, trace, or do a crayon rubbing of the quarter.
-Read 30 minutes total today. Point out some of your sight words to your family as you are reading.
-Make a list of the -en word family. Stretch your brain.
Good Friday......go out and notice all of the "SPRING" that is happening right outside of your door!
-We are going to be learning about insects. Insects have 6 legs. Insects have 3 main body parts: Head, Thorax, Abdomen
Websites To Use From Home:
BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR CHILD'S B.E.E. FOLDER EACH NIGHT. BE SURE TO INITIAL THE BEHAVIOR CHART!
Please work on shoe tying! We are always looking for new Shoe Captains!!!
Please make sure that all money is in a LABELED ziploc bag with your child's first and last name AND what the money is for!
Higginbotham Heroes Rock!!!!!!