Welcome to Mrs. Miller’s Kindergarten Class

This week in KM April 15-19

Reading This week we will listen to some special stories that reflect and teach us about Holy Week leading up to Easter Sunday. 

Religion We will begin our booklet “Jesus is Risen” and discuss in detail Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and Easter Sunday. 

Phonics We will begin Unit 4 Vowel Power. This unit will focus on the discovery that all words need vowels to be understood. Students will work on distinguishing short-vowel sounds from one another.

Snap Words The next set of words will be introduced. These words include how, you, did, fun, get, on, up, day, play, say, for

Writing  We will begin Unit 3 How-To Books. Students will learn that writers not only use writing to tell stories, but they also use writing to teach others how to do things. Students will learn that how-to writers teach others the steps for doing things. 

Math We will begin our review of Addition.

Science We will begin our next unit Seeing, Hearing, Smelling, and Touching Like a Scientist. Students will learn about scientists and how they collect data and make observations. Students will be able to apply this knowledge to a study of rocks by using their Five Senses. 

Weekly Reminders

KM will be going to the Book Fair on Monday, April 15th from 12:40-1:10. Thursday is a 12:30 dismissal.

KM will be a nut-free classroom, which includes foods that are processed in a nut facility. Please be sure to check labels.This is for snack time only. 

Thank you,

Mrs. Miller