K-2 Blog September 9-13

Welcome Back! We are already on our 2nd week of school.

This week we will be beginning to test students in Math, Literacy & Writing.

Math

Kindergarten is working on counting with 5 & 10 frames and starting on number writing. First grade is making number racks and practicing easy addition and subtraction facts. 2nd grade is taking unit 1 pretest, working with the number rack and using structure to solve math facts to 20.

Reading/Words

We will be reading a chapter book and doing Fast Bridge and KELS testing. Kindergarten will be focusing on the words am, I and a. During words we are working with rhyming.

Projects

We will be starting the unit learning about families. We will be talking about family diversity, family trees, and family traditions and celebrations.

Monday & Wednesday we have gym and music. Please be sure the students have gym shoes.

Tuesday & Thursday we have art and library. K-1 has library on Tuesdays. 2nd grade has library on Thursday. Books can be returned at any time during the week.

Fridays we will be doing Second Step lessons which support our guidance curriculum.

Upcoming Dates

9/18 Picture Day

9/27 Mini KEYS at FES

Parent Volunteer calendar will begin in October. We will be emailing parents who filled out the form at open house to schedule times and days.

K-2Anne Wheiland