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Ms. Lindsay OGean - Kindergarten  (Send e-mail)

Welcome to Kindergarten! I’m Ms. O’Gean and I am so excited for the amazing year we have ahead of us! Please check our class page often as it will be updated weekly. My primary mode of communication will be through the class webpage, emails, and Remind 101. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns!

Download the free Remind 101 app to receive free text messages from me for reminders and announcements from our classroom!

Enter this number: 81010
Text this message: @mogea

Take Home Folder:
Each student will have a purple “Take-Home” folder that will travel to and from school daily. Please check the folder nightly for important papers and updates. You can send any notes back to school in the folder.

*Specials do NOT occur every Monday, Tuesday, etc… Instead, they will fall on a T, I, G, E, or R day. When we are off of school, it is a NO LETTER day.

T day: P.E.
I day: P.E. & Music
G day: P.E. & Art
E day: P.E. & Technology
R day: P.E. & ELC

*We have P.E. everyday! Please remember to pack gym shoes.

Lunch: 11:15-11:35
Recess: 11:35-11:55

2nd quarter sight words:
he, she, said, go, do, we, is, as, his, has, was, this, my

I CAN statements break down objectives into learning targets students can read & understand.

2nd Quarter I can’s:


*I can put letters together to make words.
*I can start at the top and read across to the bottom on each page.
*I can put words together to make a sentence.
*I can leave spaces between my words.
*I can name uppercase and lowercase letters.
*I can read C-V-C words.
*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 (with help).
*I can talk and write using correct grammar and punctuation.
*I can write my uppercase and lowercase letters.
*I can use correct nouns and verbs when I talk and write.
*I can use correct prepositions when I talk and write.
*I can use more than one sentence to share an idea when I talk and write.
*I can write sentences using kindergarten spelling which begin with uppercase letters, have spaces, and end with a period.
*I can capitalize the first word in a sentence and the pronoun I.
*I can recognize and name end punctuation.
*I can write a letter for a consonant sound and short vowel sound I hear in a word.
*I can spell simple words.
*I can sort common objects into groups and tell why they belong in the group (with help).
*I can tell you the opposites of action words and describing words I use (with help).
*I can identify real like connections between words and their use (with help).
*I retell a story I’ve heard including key details (with help).


*I can count to 100 by 10’s. (K.CC.1)
*I can count to 100 by 1’s. (K.CC.1)
*When I count objects, I can write the number to show how many. (K.CC.3)
*I can write number 0-20. I can write number 0-50. (K.CC.3)
*I can say the number as I count each object. (K.CC.4a)
*I can understand the last number I said is the total number of objects. (K.CC.4b)
*I can understand that when I count, the next number is one larger than the one I just said. (K.CC.4c)
*I can count objects to answer questions. (K.CC.5)
*I can sort and count objects. (K.MD.3)
*I can describe objects around me by their shape and where they are found (K.G.1)
*I can name and describe shapes. (K.G.2) (2-D/flat and 3-D/solid)
*I can tell if a shape is flat or solid. (K.G.3)


*I can use drawings and talking to tell about something that happened in order and how I feel about it.


*I can plan and conduct an investigation to compare the effects of different strengths or different directions of pushes and pulls on the motion of an object.
*I can analyze data to determine if a design solution works as intended to change the speed or direction of an object with a push or a pull.

This week in class

T Day: PE

Sight Words: is, as

I Day: PE and Music

G Day: PE and Art

E Day: PE and Technology

Hot Lunch

R Day: PE and ELC


Important Dates

Kindergarten Curriculum Night

Meet and Greet

Picture Day!

No School - Teacher Institute Day

No School - Columbus Day

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences

No School

No School

Early Release - 1:50pm

Winter Break Begins!

No School - Teacher Institute Day

School Resumes. Welcome Back!


Downloads List

Ms. O'Gean's Curriculum Night Power Point 2018-19.ppt [8/20/2018]
Ms. O'Gean's October Newsletter 2018.pdf [10/1/2018]
November Newsletter [11/1/2018]
September 2018 Newsletter.doc [9/2/2018]


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