Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Visit from Literacy Lady

Today we kicked off our new unit in Reader's Workshop with a visit from Literacy Lady.  She is a good friend of Super Reader!  This unit is all about reading super powers.  We will learning lots of new strategies and building our sight word power.  We are becoming super readers!

Upcoming events:

November 17       SMS spaghetti/bingo
November 21       Thanksgiving breakfast.  All are invited to join us in the classroom from 8-8:30 for a breakfast treat and a few holiday songs.

November 22-24   No school Thanksgiving break
November 27-December 1 SMS book fair

Friday, November 3, 2017

Happy Halloween

What a busy week in kindergarten!  We loved dressing up, playing games and doing special Halloween crafts. We wrote about our costumes and read lots of new stories.  We even had our first STEM challenge, building a gate that would hold 5 pumpkins just like our poem of the week!

Upcoming events in at SMS:

  • November 3 and 17 school store is open
  • November 8  early release parent/teacher conferences
  • November 9 and 10  no school Teacher in service and Veteran's Day
  • November 17  Spaghetti/Bingo
  • November 21  Thanksgiving breakfast (8-8:25) in the Seal
  • November 22-24  No school
  • November 27-December 1  STA book fair

Our new reading partners!