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Teacher Michelle Piunti - Kindergarten  (Send e-mail)

Thanks for visiting our class webpage! Throughout the school year, I will be updating my webpage weekly with important information, upcoming events and reminders. So be sure to check back weekly and also check out some of the cool things we will be learning this quarter...

4th Quarter I Can Statements:

ELA
*I can name uppercase and lowercase letters.
*I can say the sound a consonant makes.
*I can spell words with long and short vowels.
*I can quickly read high frequency words.
*I can tell you letters that are different in words that I read.
*I can read a story and tell you what it is about.
*I can ask and answer questions about key details in a book (with help).
*I can identify the main topic and retell key details in a book (with help).
*I can ask and answer questions to find the meaning of a word in a book (with help).
*I can tell you the reasons an author uses details in a book (with help).
*I can participate in group reading activities.
*I can talk to my friends and adults about kindergarten books and ideas.
*I can follow rules for talking and listening to each other.
*I can take turns when talking and listening to our friends.
*I can tell you what I learned from a book or video.
*I can ask and answer questions to help me learn new information.
*I can describe familiar people, places, things, and events and give details.
* I can add careful, colorful details to my pictures.
*I can talk with an inside voice and tell you what I think, feel, and know.
*I can understand and use questions words (who, what, when, where, and why, and how).
*I can tell you the meaning of a word from a story that I have heard or read.
*I can tell you two meanings for a word I know
(duck: bird or to duck: get down
bat: baseball bat or animal).
*I can tell you the meaning of a word when I add these endings: (inflections: ed, -s, -ful, -less).
*I can tell you the meaning of a word when I add these beginnings: (affixes: re-, un-, pre-).
*I can ask and answer questions about key details in a book (with help).
*I can ask and answer questions to find the meaning of a word in a book.
*I can compare and contrast what happens to characters in stories Iíve heard (with help).
*I can participate in group reading activities.

Writing:
*I can use drawing, and writing to tell how I feel about a topic of a book.
*I can use drawing, and writing to name a topic and tell something about it.
*I can improve my writing by adding details with help from an adult or friends.
*I can use different technology with help from an adult and friends to create and publish writing.
*I can participate in a group project and write and tell about a favorite author and their stories. (Explore a number of books by a favorite author and express opinions about them.)
*I can answer questions about something that happened from my experiences or something Iíve learned (with help).

Math:
*I can count starting with any number.
*When I count objects, I can write the number to show how many.
*I can write numbers 0-50.
*I can show subtraction.
*I can subtract to solve word problems.
*I can show what number is needed to add to another number to make 10.
*I can quickly subtract from numbers up to 5.
*I can show how the numbers 11-19 are made of ten ones and more ones.

Grand Prairie School follows a TIGER Schedule for specials. The TIGER schedule allows our students to get an equal amount of time participating in each specials class despite of days off of school. My teacher webpage will keep you updated on which letter day it is for the week.

TIGER Schedule:
T day: Library
I day: Technology
G day:
E day: Art
R day: Music

Our class will go to PE daily. Be sure to send your child with gym shoes!

 
 

This week in class

Monday
I Day
PE
Technology


Tuesday
G Day
PE
Spring Running Club Begins 7:45 - 8:05 am




Wednesday
E Day
PE
Art


Thursday
R Day
PE
Music
Athletic Booster Hot Lunch
Spirit Day - Wear your Favorite Baseball Team Shirt



Friday
T Day
PE
Library - Don't forget to return books!
FSP Smoothies

 
 

Important Dates

3/23/2017
End of 3rd Quarter

3/20/2018
LWSRA Wheelchair Basketball Game 6:30 pm @ Hickory Creek

3/26/2018
Spring Break Begins

4/3/2018
School Resumes

4/6/2018
Report Cards Go Home

 
 

Downloads List

Clip Chart Letter.pdf [8/14/2017]
Erin's Law Presentation Information.docx [10/11/2017]
LWSRA- Information Letter to parents.docx [3/18/2018]
No Excuse K Words.pdf [9/11/2016]
Parent Welcome Letter.pdf [8/14/2017]
TIGER Schedule 2017-18.pdf [8/14/2017]
What's Happening in Kindergarten.pdf [8/14/2017]
Word Ring Letter.pdf [8/14/2017]
WTW parent letter.pdf [12/8/2017]

 
 

Cool Links

ABCya
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Eureka Math
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Go Noodle
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Math Strategies
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Raz Kids
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Reading A-Z
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Starfall
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Storyline Online
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Xtra Math
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Zearn
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