The Hunt for Red October


(Must be small enough to fit in their desk or book bag)  No weapons. 

Show and Tell Schedule:

Sept 29 – Oct 3     Begins with letters N or P.

October 6 -10       Begins with letters W or H.

October 13 – 17     Free Choice.

October 20 – 24     Begins with letters J or U

October 27 – 31     No Show and Tell


   Monday:  Crazy Sock Day
   Tuesday:  Cowboys / Cowgirls
   Wednesday:  School Colors
   Thursday:  Fashion Disaster
   Friday:  Pajama Day

 – Yoga Monday
Tuesday – Bible Tuesday
Wednesday – Movie Wednesday
Thursday – Travel Thursday
Friday – Fun Day Friday – Arts/Crafts
STUDENT OF THE MONTH – Harper is helpful, smart, and a hard worker.  

THEMES – Healthy/Unhealthy Foods, Food Groups, Holidays, Days/Months

Bible – A Beautiful Bride, A Bad Trade, Family Tricks, Happy Reunion, Green Monster of Jealousy

LANGUAGE ARTS – Sight word list below. Every Monday, I will put a list of new sight words in each student’s folder.  Please help them practice the sight words at home as well.  The more sight words they can read the faster and more fluent readers they become.   We will read and write each sight word.  We are learning two letters per week, both uppercase and lowercase. We also learn letter sounds.  We will write our first and last names. We will identify words that begin with specific letters. We will also continue saying and singing our ABC’s.

MATH – Number recognition – 30’s, 50’s, 70’s.  We will count backwards from 10 to 0.  We will be counting 1 to 100.  Triangle is the shape of the month.  Orange is the color of the month.  We will begin our Fast Math Addition.  We will discuss coins and learn to identify and know the value of each coin.  We will be skip counting by 10’s and 5’s.

SCIENCE –.   We will learn spacial concepts such as; Left and Right, Up and Down, Top and Bottom, On and Off.  We will be discussing what germs are and how to wash them away.  We will learn about how and when the weather changes.  We will talk about healthy and unhealthy foods.

SOCIAL STUDIES – We will learn our age and when our birthday is.  We will learn our days of the week and months of the year.  What are the four seasons? And how weather changes from season to season.  What are the major holidays?  What do we do during these major holidays?

Sight Word/Reading and Writing

Week 1 – put, saw, where, yes, and

Week 2 – not, boy, than, what, was

Week 3 – how, an, when, him, does

Week 4 – who, more, why, went, her

Letters of the Week/Reading and Writing

Week 1 – Nn, Pp

Week 2 – Ww, Hh

Week 3 – Testing Week

Week 4 – Jj, Uu

Week 5 – Letter Review – Nn, Pp, Ww, Hh, Jj, Uu

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About Ms. Marissa

Hello! My name is Marissa Valdez. I have been with Kennedy Academy since 2012. I have 14 years of experience in the early childhood field. I enjoy working with young children and look forward to teaching the students in the E2 classroom!