Monday is Library, please return your books!
The Field trip to Helena Middle School was a hit!! I hope your child told you all about the amazing things they saw.
Thursday, April 18th , 6:00-7:00 pm. Earth Day Book Exchange Literacy Night! You can send in books to exchange any time. I will hold the kids tickets until the 18th before I send them home.
Governor’s Cup Kids Marathon training at Jefferson We will begin training Wednesday, April 24th during 1strecess and will continue every Wednesday till the end of the school year.
Listening to stories/comprehension/ characters/ author’s purpose/ setting
Sight words- I, like, the, and, see, we, a, to, me, come, with, my, what you, now, are is how where, so, of, many, find, from, but, this, came, on will, be, into, that, your, who , go, for, here, they, soon, up, make, play, them, give say, new, said, was, then, good, ate, could,she, all, over, when, her, some,he, away, must, no, by, there Unit 6 words: do, down, just, little, only, went have, one, ask, help, every, walk
Visiting the letter: Ww Ll
-Substituting beginning sounds- if I have the word “cat” and change the /c/ to a /b/, what is the new word?
Identifying the beginning, middle, and ending sounds in words.
Cause and Effect
Beginning Middle and End
-Recognizing/ writing numbers 0-100
-Finding the 5 group (#s 6-10)- example: 6 is 5 and 1 more
-story problems using addition/subtraction
-Teen Numbers (16=10+6)
Counting by 5s, 10s
Making categories: sorting by different attributes
-counting on from a number other than 1 (example: 12, 13, 14, 15….)
3D shapes: cone, prism, sphere, cube, cylinder
Science: plants, spring April, Earth Day, Easter
Save the Date:
Tuesday April 23
Kindergarten Parents – Mrs. Thisselle, Mrs. Putnam and Mrs. Clark will be demonstrating Math games on April 23 from 3:30-4:00pm in the K rooms. Math games will cover counting and cardinality, operations and algebraic thinking. Each child will receive a packet of math materials to use at home. Please join us at Kindergarten Teachable Moments!
***Jefferson Gala! Mark you calendar for Thursday, May 23rd! All students will be performing with their class. Below is the schedule for all grades. Kindergarten is performing “Buzzy Bear”. We have also been working on art projects all year for this event, so please plan to come after school for some amazing artwork, food, and fun!
PERFORMANCES FOR PARENTS/GUESTS:
12:30 – 1:00 K “Buzzy Bear” Show in auditorium
1:00 – 1:30 1st “One Big Happy Family” Show in auditorium;
1:30 – 2:15 5th Grade “A Look at United States History” in the auditorium
2:15 – 3:00 4th Grade “Celebrate Montana” in auditorium
3:15 – 4:15 JPC’s Healthy Snacks Table opens in the Gymnasium
Art Walk ~ Silent Auction Bidding begins
3:30 – 4:00 2nd “Rain Forest” Show in the auditorium
4:00 – 4:30 3rd Grade “Make A Difference” performance in the auditorium
4:30 – 6:00 All You Can Eat Pizza & JPC’s Decedent Dessert Table
opens in the Gymnasium
4:45 – 5:00 All students: “Welcome Song” and “We Are the Children” on
the front lawn if weather is NOT Cooperating-go to the Auditorium.
5:30 Auction Bidding & Raffle closes
5:35 Winner’s Announced and Drawn!
The kids are growing so quickly! Thanks for sharing them with me!