Week of January 17-21,2011

Sunday, 23 January 2011, 13:39 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News Friday, January 21, 2011  Reading: We read The Jolly Postman by Janet and Allan Ahlberg and explored/discussed characters from well-known stories.  We also examined different parts of a letter or postcard.  We also composed a letter to one of our favorite characters,The Cat in the Hat. Please send in an empty box […]

Week of January 10-14, 2011

Saturday, 15 January 2011, 8:05 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News  Friday, January 14, 2011  Reading: In Journeys, we read several different leveled readers, The Storm, The Desert and Swimmy and focused on Author’s Purpose and Visualization.  We have been working on CVC words now since about the beginning of November, and by now the students  “should” all be able to sound out […]

Week of January 3rd-7th, 2011

Friday, 7 January 2011, 22:02 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News                         Friday, January 7, 2011  Happy  2011 and welcome back! We have been very busy this past week.    Reading: Our Winter and Snow Theme is under way  and we have read several books.  In Sadie’s Snowman, we focused on words that show order—First, Second, Third, Then and Last. We focused on painting a […]

Winter Break

Monday, 27 December 2010, 17:03 | Category : Uncategorized
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Winter Break Update- December 27, 2010 I hope that everyone is enjoying their winter break, I know that I am! After winter break we will be reading various snow/winter stories. In conjunction with this unit in reading, we will be doing some writing of what we can do in the snow. If you have pictures […]

Weekly Overview: Dec. 6th-10th, 2010

Saturday, 11 December 2010, 14:48 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News  Friday, December 10, 2010  Winter is a wonderful time to enjoy the crisp, chilly air and the snow, of course! However, this past week we had 10 students that were sick with fever and the stomach flu. Please remember that your child must be fever-free for 24 hours before returning to school. […]

Weekly Overview-December 2, 2010

Thursday, 2 December 2010, 19:21 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News Thursday, December 2, 2010   Brr…it’s starting to feel a lot like Winter is finally here!  Literacy/Reading: This week we started “ The Gingerbread Man” Literacy Unit and have enjoyed several different versions of the story.  We worked on identifying the problem and solution of the story, plus comparing the various different […]

Nov. 15th-19th, 2010

Saturday, 20 November 2010, 7:13 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News Friday, November 18, 2010 It was wonderful to see everyone at our first Parent Teacher Conference.  Thank you for all your help, without your support at home, then the growth would not be occurring. I just continue to ask you to work through letters, sounds, and numbers. Please continue to work on […]

Week of Nov. 8th-12th, 2010

Friday, 12 November 2010, 22:35 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News  Wednesday, November 10, 2010 Well we made it through our first 10 weeks of Kindergarten!! Our classroom is truly becoming a wonderful learning community!  Parent-Teacher conference will be on Wednesday, November 17th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please sign up for an appointment, on the green bulletin board near the main entrance […]

Week of November 1st-5th, 2010

Saturday, 6 November 2010, 4:55 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News Friday, November 5, 2010 Reading:   During  our Reading/Literacy block, we focused on making connections to self and text with the story, Jonathan and his Mother. We read the Big Book, Move and discussed what a verb is.  We pantomime various verbs and animals, such as waddle-penguin, slithering-snake, swinging-gibbon, diving-dolphin and leap-frog.  You […]

Weekly Overview for Oct.25th-29th…

Saturday, 30 October 2010, 15:56 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News                                                                                                                                                                                                Friday, October 29, 2010 Room 101 performed a wonderful dance in our Spanish Assembly! Que Magnifico! Many thanks to Mr. Walter and the parents that helped in getting our students ready in costume!   Reading:   During  our Reading/Literacy block, we read the big book,  A Visit to the Forth Worth Zoo and […]

Weekly Overview for Oct.18th-22nd, 2010

Sunday, 24 October 2010, 11:03 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News Friday, October 22, 2010 Important Dates: October 26th– Spanish Assembly at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.  Our room will be dancing and singing during this time. Please plan to attend!! Also, I need a few volunteers to help get the students dressed. Please let me know on Monday if you would like […]

Weekly Overview for Oct. 11-15, 2010

Saturday, 16 October 2010, 5:14 | Category : Uncategorized
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Room 101 News Friday, October 15, 2010  Autumn has finally arrived with its cool, crisp air, fabulous foliage and with its sweet smells of baked pumpkin pie!  Our kindergarteners have been busy learning about Pumpkins!  Our field trip to Eden’s Place will be on Thursday, October 21st.  Please remember there is no school on Friday, […]