Kindergarten News: 9/9

Hello Parents,
We dug into a new book about the five senses, My Five Senses by Aliki, and discussed how our senses make us aware of the world around us. We started a new unit in math- Numbers 1-10. Our wonderful school counselor and our school nurse are both popping into classrooms and teaching mini lessons. Students are continuing to earn Tiger tickets and class compliments for good behavior. We’re so proud of their hard work!


-One peanut free snack and water bottle should be sent each day.
-Please label all clothing with your student’s name. Many students have PPE Spirit wear and we want to ensure it gets home with the correct student.

Upcoming Dates

September 9th – Family picnic
September 12th – Tiger Cup Golf Tournament

ELA: ESSENTIAL QUESTION: How do our senses help us learn?

Students will…
-Name our five senses: smell, taste, touch, hearing, and sight.
-understand that we can use senses take in information and make us aware of the world around us.
-use their senses to learn about the world and to learn from books.
-use details in illustration, speech, and text provide more information for readers.
-use words and illustrations work together to tell a story and present information.

MATH: K.2 Numbers 1–10

Unit Goals
-Students answer “how many” questions, count out, and compare groups within 10. Students write a number to represent how many.
Section A Goals
-Connect quantities with spoken number words.
-Count and compare up to 10 objects and know the number remains the same regardless of the arrangement of the objects.

Social/Emotional Learning (SEL)

-Demonstrate an awareness of my emotions.
-Demonstrate an awareness of my personal qualities and interests.
-Demonstrate an awareness of my strengths and limitations.
-Demonstrate a sense of personal responsibility and advocacy.


Thanks for ALL you do!

-Kindergarten Teachers 😊


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