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Mrs. Mary Hawking - Kindergarten  (Send e-mail)

Welcome to Kindergarten! My name is Mrs Hawking and I am so excited to start the year with everyone!

If you have any questions, please feel free to email or call me. When there is a change in your childís dismissal routine, please be sure to contact the office directly.

This is my classroom website, please be sure to check it weekly. On this website you will find my monthly newsletter, important dates, and our TIGER schedule.

- Blue Folders -
Blue Take Home Folders will come home every day. Please check it for important notes, homework, and behavior calendar. Donít forget to sign the behavior calendar and keep it in the folder for the next day. I will help your child check their folders at the beginning of the year while we establish our classroom routine.

- Schedule -
Our school works on the T-I-G-E-R schedule. Because of this, our specials do not occur every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, etc. Instead, specials will fall on a T, I, G, E, or R day. When we have a day off of school, we will not have a letter day.

Here is our classroomís TIGER Schedule:
T- Library
G- Art
E- Music
R- Computers
P.E. - Every day, donít forget to wear OR send gym shoes.

- Lunch & Recess -
Lunch- 11:15- 11:35
Recess- 11:35- 11:55
You may send your child to school every day with a HEALTHY snack. Students will have a brief snack time in the morning before lunch.

I CAN statements are simple sentences designed from Common Core Standards. They are written in student-friendly language. I CAN statements break down learning objectives into actions that students can read, understand and perform. In our class, I CAN statements are posted in front of the room and are read daily. This helps students to understand the expectations, become more responsible for their learning and more reflective of their work.

I canís for 1st Quarter Ė ELA

*I can name uppercase and lowercase letters
*I can say the sound a consonant makes
*I can quickly read high frequency words
* I can identify the front cover, back cover, and title page of a book
*I can name the author and illustrator of a book and tell you what they do
*I can tell you how the illustrations and words match (w/help)
*I can retell a story Iíve heard including key details (w/help)
*I can use drawings to tell about something that happened in order and how I feel about it

I canís for 1st Quarter Ė MATH
*I can count to 100 by ones
*When I count objects, I can write the number to show how many
*I can write numbers 0-20
*I can say the number as I count each object
*I can understand the last number I said is the total number of objects
*I can count objects to answer questions
*I can compare groups of objects to decide which is greater than, less than, or equal to
*I can sort objects


This week in class

Monday, September 17th
E Day

Tuesday, September 18th
R Day

Wednesday, September 19th
T Day

Thursday, September 20th
I Day

Friday, September 21st
G Day


Important Dates

No School- Teacher Institute Day

No School- Columbus Day

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences

No School- Thanksgiving Holiday

No School- Happy Thanksgiving!

No School- Thanksgiving Holiday

Early Release- 1:50 Dismissal

No School- Winter Break

No School- Teacher Institute Day

Welcome Back- Classes resume


Downloads List

Curriculum Night Presentation [8/29/2018]
Eureka Parent Letter.pdf [8/29/2018]
September Newsletter [9/5/2018]


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