It's already February! This month, we will focus on letter sounds Uu, Gg, Ww, Vv, Xx; sight words for, have, they, of, said, want; phoneme additon, deletion, substitution; measurement, sorting, graphing and subtraction. Please practice sight words nightly and reading homework books. We are working hard on reading with more fluency.
Valentine's day: Your February home project is to design a mailbox for Valentine cards. Make sure it has an opening for cards and your child's name in bold letters on the front or top. Please send them in by Thursday February 11. We will celebrate on Friday, February 12 with fun centers and exchanging cards. We need parents to help out with centers from 11:30-1:00. Please let me know if you can help so I can plan a center for you!
Love of music concert: Kindergarten students will be performing a musical Thursday, February 11 at the VCMS gym. The show begins at 6:00. Performers need to arrive by 5:45. Uniforms are NOT required!
Scholastic book orders: Due Friday, February 19, pay by check, cash or online with code HRKQ7
Extra class pictures: Class pictures are here and Lifetouch sent several extra. If you would like to purchase a class photo please send a check for $12 made out to Lifetouch.
Our class is collecting box tops for education. Our school receives 10 cents for every box top collected. Please send them in a baggie in your child's planner.
The AR goal for Kindergarten is 15 points. If you would like your child to AR test on a book you have read 2-3 times at home please put a note in the planner with the book title or the AR quiz number.
Homework Baggie Books: We will start homework baggie books this month. Your child will bring home a book in a Ziploc baggie to read to you at home for homework. Your child will be familiar with the book, but may need some help with new words. Please help your child read the book and return it to school in the baggie. Books with go home every Monday and Wednesday. Books must be returned in order to get a new book.