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Brittany Campbell - Kindergarten  (Send e-mail)

Welcome to Kindergarten! A new school year is here and I am thrilled your child is in my class.
Please be sure to check our classroom website often for important dates, our classroom newsletter, and our TIGER schedule.
If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to email or call me.

{Take Home Folders}
Take Home Folders will come home every day with important notes and completed work. Please check folders each night.

{Purple Fluency Bag}
Every child will have a purple fluency bag that should go between home and school DAILY. We will use the leveled readers inside each day in class and it will be your child's HOMEWORK to read them at home each night. Also in the bag will be math games and activities to practice. They will be switched out every couple of days. These do not need to come back

{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 school, we will not have a letter day.
Here is our classroom’s TIGER Schedule:
T day: P.E.
I day: P.E. & Art
G day: P.E. & Technology
E day: P.E. & ELC
R day: P.E. & Music
Lunch: 11:15-11:35
Recess: 11:35-11:55
We have P.E. every day. Please remember to have your child wear or pack gym shoes.
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I CAN Statements
Q2 I CAN statements break down objectives into learning targets students can read & understand.

ELA:
*I can put letters together to make words.
*I can start at the top & 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 & lowercase letters.
*I can read C-V-C words.
*I can quickly read high frequency words.
*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, verbs, & prepositions when I talk & write.
*I can use more than one sentence to share an idea when I talk & write.
*I can write sentences using kindergarten spelling which begin with uppercase letters, have spaces, & end with a period.
*I can capitalize the first word in a sentence and the pronoun I.
*I can recognize & name end punctuation.
*I can write a letter for a consonant sound & short vowel sound I hear in a word.


Q2 SIGHT WORDS:
he, she, said, go, do, we, is, as, his, has, was, this, my


WRITING:
*I can use drawings to tell about something that happened in order & how I felt about it.

MATH:

*I can count to 100 by 1’s.
*When I count objects, I can write the number to show how many.
*I can write numbers 0-20 & 0-50.
*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 understand that when I count, the next number is one larger than the one I just said.
*I can count objects to answer questions.
*I can sort and count objects.
*I can describe objects around me by their shape and where they are found
*I can name and describe shapes.) (2-D/flat & 3-D/solid)
*I can tell if a shape is flat or solid.
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We are required by Erin's Law to provide lessons on sexual abuse & prevention education. During the weeks of November 12th & January 27th, Grand Prairie Elementary School Social Workers will be teaching a lesson during your student’s art class about the "Think First and Stay Safe" program. The lesson in November will cover the concepts of "Using My Built In Computer: Staying Healthy and Safe." The lesson in January will cover "Laws Help Protect Me: Kids Have Rights Too!" and "Listening to My Instincts: No Secrets".

Should your child have any questions, you may refer to the handout that will be provided to them on the day of the lesson. If you have additional questions feel free to contact a School Social Worker – Morgan Bilthuis, Nichole Reiser, and Sarah Altobelli.



Grand Prairie will once again host a giving tree during the holiday season. We will gladly accept donations of new children’s gloves, mittens, hats, and scarves to decorate our giving tree. We will donate all items to a local shelter for children in need of warm winter gear for the cold weather season.THANK YOU!!

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This week in class

Monday
1/21:
NO SCHOOL


Tuesday
1/22 E day
P.E. & Library


Wednesday
1/23 R day

P.E. & Music



Thursday
1/24 T day
P.E.



Friday
1/25 I day

P.E. & Art



 
 

Important Dates

12/21/2018
Early Release-1:50 Dismissal

12/21/2018
Winter party! 12:50-1:30

12/24/2018
Winter Break NO SCHOOL

1/7/2019
Teacher Institute NO SCHOOL

1/8/2019
Welcome Back School Resumes

3/8/2019
Education Foundation 2019 Casino Night Fundraiser Event 6:30pm-Midnight

 
 

Downloads List

Curriculum Night Power Point 2018-2019.ppt [8/20/2018]

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