Popping in Kindergarten with Ms. Kelly

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November 6, 2019 Read more

Week 12-Pigs

Hi everyone!   Welcome to the 12th week of kindergarten. We just finished up trimester 1 of the school year. We have now been officially in school for 46 days. The growth from day 1 to day 46 is pretty amazing to see. 🙂 Now that trimester 1 is done with, it is time to hold parent/teacher conferences to share all the growth and progress your child has made. I have sent out on email invite to all parents to sign-up for a conference slot. Here is the link to sign-up for a conference...

November 5, 2019 Read more

Week 11-Costumes

Welcome to the fun and crazy week 11-Costumes in Kindergarten ! 🙂   Well first things first……..let’s talk about Halloween day here at Oasis Academy. Students can wear their Halloween costumes. But they cannot wear any masks or face paint. Also, please no weapons or accessories should be sent with your child. Just in case, send your child’s uniform with them in their backpack as some students get too hot or get tired of wearing their costumes at school. This way they have an...

October 25, 2019 Read more

Week 10-Goats

Welcome to week 10 of kindergarten!    The time is flying by too fast! We are 2 weeks away from the end of Trimester 1. The theme this week is goats.     For ELA, we will read versions of Three Billy Goats Gruff. We will read the original version, then we will read two different versions. Students will be asked to compare and contrast all 3 versions of the story. Additionally, we will start looking at the story elements of characters and setting to help...

October 20, 2019 Read more

Week 9-Scarecrows

Welcome to 9th week of kindergarten: This week our learning theme is Scarecrows. We will read, write, and create scarecrows. All of our literacy and text will be fiction focused around the read aloud stories, The Little Old Lady Who Wasn’t Afraid of Anything & The Lonely Scarecrow. They both are great picture books!  For Language Arts this week in phonemic awareness we will continue to work on the concept of on-set rhyme, but we will also be introducing opposites. The...

October 14, 2019 Read more

Week 8-Bats

Welcome to 8th week of kindergarten: This past week we learned about Pumpkins and their life cycles. This week, we week our theme is Bats. Students will learn about what Bats can do, what Bats have on their body, and what Bats are. Students will read, write, and create drawing, diagrams and art projects about bats. We will also be starting math chapter 3 about numbers 6-10, as well as counting to 10 and in reverse.  For Language Arts this week, we will continue learning about on-set...

October 9, 2019 Read more

Week 7-Pumpkins

Hello Everyone- Welcome to the 7th week of kindergarten. It’s funny how it feels like we have been in school for months and months now. But really it hasn’t been all that long. The students are in the swing of our daily routines now. They are starting to take off in their emergent kinder skills of reading, writing, and math. Seeing the growth each day is what it’s all about. 🙂  This is the last week we will be solely concentrating on letters and sounds. Our hope is for all...

September 29, 2019 Read more

Week 6: Seasons & Trees

Hi everyone! This week we will be moving on to the four seasons and the weather that comes with each. Students will learn and need to decipher the types of clothing needed, holidays that occur, and activities that can be done during each season. Students will learn about the life cycles of trees and how they change during each season.  This week for Language arts the letters we will focus on are /Ee/ & /Yy/. The sight words we will focus on in class are: an & see.   This week we...

September 19, 2019 Read more

Week 5-Apples, apples, apples

Hi parents/guardians, The theme for this week is Apples, apples, & apples. We will be reading, writing, and doing math involving apples. We will introduce to students the five senses they have to explore various types of apples. Students will learn about their touch, taste, sight, hearing, and smell. Students will get to taste various types of apple treats, like apple juice, applesauce, and apple pie. Students will learn the life cycle of an apple from seed, sprout, tree, blossoms, and...

September 17, 2019 Read more

Week 4: Theme-Colors/Bears

Hi parents/guardians-     Welcome to the 4th week of kindergarten in Ms. Kelly’s class! Last week flew by…… before we knew it was Thursday. But only having 3 days does help! Lol  I remind the students daily I only have 155 days with them, so we need to make sure everyday is spent learning, laughing, and getting prepared for 1st grade.  This past week we introduced the letters /Nn/ and /Qq/….learning their sounds, name, and words that begin with each letter. Additionally, we...

September 9, 2019 Read more