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About me

Hello! My name is Johniece Bronson. I have been with Kennedy Academy since September 2016. I started as the aide and recently took the Lead Teacher position in the P1 classroom. I look forward to getting to know the children and families and am very excited to have a classroom of my own!

Marvelous May

IMPORTANT DATES/REMINDERS : 

5/28 : NO SCHOOL

Student Of The Month: Josna

Themes

  • Insects
  • Mothers Day
  • Ocean
  • 4 Elements
  • Nursery Rhymes

Show & Share : 

  • 05/04: Free Choice
  • 05/11: A Picture Of Mom
  • 05/18: an Ocean Animal
  • 05/25: Free Choice
  • 06/01: Nursery Rhyme Book

Language Arts :

  • Week 1: We are working on recognizing the letter Vv using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Vv as well as tracing.
  • Week 2:  We are working on recognizing the letter Ww using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Ww as well as tracing.
  • Week 3:  We are working on recognizing the letter Xx using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Xx as well as tracing.
  • Week 4:  We are working on recognizing the letter Yy and Zz using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Yy and Zz as well as tracing.
  • We are also working on spelling our names and writing them. Each child has their own writing binder where they can practice tracing their names, shapes, and numbers.

Math :

  • We will be identifying and doing various activities that include the numbers 1-20. We will also be working with the color yellow and the shape Octagon. 

Classroom News: We have two new friends joining the P1 classroom this month please help welcome Cal and Presley.!

Awesome April

IMPORTANT DATES/REMINDERS : 

04/17: Preschool Picture Day / Sibling Pictures 

04/27: CLOSED Teacher In-Service 

Student Of The Month: Tristan

Themes

  • Weather/Seasons
  • Weather/Seasons
  • Earth/Recycling
  • Plants
  • Insects

Show & Share : 

  • 04/06: Weather Related
  • 04/13: Free choice
  • 04/20: Earth Related
  • 04/26: Plant Related 
  • 05/04: An Insect 

Language Arts :

  • Week 1: We are working on recognizing the letter Ss using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Ss as well as tracing.
  • Week 2:  We are working on recognizing the letter Tt using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Tt as well as tracing.
  • Week 3:  We are working on recognizing the letter Uu using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Uu as well as tracing.
  • Week 4:  We are working on recognizing the letter Vv using the animated alphabet, and worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Vv as well as tracing.

Math :

  • We will be identifying and doing various activities that include the numbers 17,18,19 and 20. We will also be working with the color blue and the shape crescent. 

Classroom New: We will have two new friends joining the P1 classroom this month please help welcome Josna and welcome back Saavi!

March Madness

IMPORTANT DATES/REMINDERS:

  • March 5th – 9th: 3rd Quarter Testing
    • SPIRIT WEEK:
      • Monday: Crazy Hair Day
      • Tuesday: Pattern Day – wear all kinds of patterns
      • Wednesday: Blast from the Past – dress from any era
      • Thursday: Camo Day
      • Friday: Pajama Day
  • March 16th: NO SCHOOL  (Parent/Teacher Conferences) 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • March 19th – 20th: NO SCHOOL (Spring Break)
  • March 30th: St. Jude’s Trike-a-thon Event – more information to follow 

Student Of The Month : Ananya 

Themes

  • Dr. Seuss
  • St. Patty’s Day
  • 3rd Qtr Testing
  • Solar System
  • Trike – a – Thon / Easter 

Show & Share

  • 3/2: Favorite Dr.Seuss book
  • 3/9: Free choice
  • 3/15: Something green
  • 3/23: Space related 
  • 3/29: Easter related 

Language Arts :

  • Week 1: We are working on recognizing the letter Pp starting with the animated alphabet, worksheets include the children identifying upper and lower case Pp
  • Week 2: We are working on tracing and writing the letter Pp both upper and lower case.
  • Week 3: We will start a new letter, Qq the children will start with the animated alphabet the continue learning to identify the letter Qq as well. 
  • Week 4: We will trace and write the letter Qq both upper and lower case

Math :

  • We will be identifying and doing various activities that include the numbers 15 and 16 we will also be working with the color green and the shape diamond.

Classroom News : We will have two new friends joining the P1 classroom this month .! 

 

 

Fantastic February

Upcoming Dates:

  • Butter Braid Fundraiser Feb 1st – 15th – please remember that we do not accept checks, so payments should be made with cash or money orders only.
  • February 14th – Valentine’s Day Classroom Parties – You can check with me about party plans.
  • February 16th – NO SCHOOL (Teacher In-Service)
  • February 28th: Ms. Johniece turns 22! 

Student of the month: Kyson

Themes :

2/5-2/9: Valentines Day

2/12-2/15: Animals

2/19-2/23: Animals

2/26-3/2: Dr.Seuss

Language Arts:

We have a letter and color of the month. I have fun art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month is the letter Nn and Oo, and the color Pink.

Math:

Continue learning to count 1-20. When they exceed 20, we will continue to count higher. Activities will be with the numbers and shape of the month: 13, 14, and Heart.

Jumping Into January

Student Of The Month Hadley

Upcoming Dates:

  • NO SCHOOL January 1st (Happy New Year)
  • January 15th – Martin Luther King Jr Holiday – School is in session! (Calendar misprint)
  • January 18th & 19th – Free Eye Exams

Themes :

1/1-1/5: Fairy Tales Folk Tales

1/8-1/12: Black History Month

1/15-1/19: Kansas

1/22-1/26: Kansas

1/29-2/2: Machines & Magnets

 

Language Arts:

We have a letter and color of the month. I have fun art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month is the letter Ll and Mm, and the color Purple.

Math:

Continue learning to count 1-20. When they exceed 20, we will continue to count higher. Activities will be with the numbers and shape of the month: 11, 12, and Rectangle.

Dancing December

  • The students will be working on their songs for the upcoming Christmas program this month. The Christmas program is right around the corner, and we are very excited to share our Christmas joy with each of you too!
  • December 8 – Christmas Program at the VA Theater
    P1, P2, P3 @ 6:00 pm; E1, E2, E3, E4 @ 6:30 pm
  • December 11-15 2nd Quarter Testing/Spirit Week
    • Monday – Neon Day
    • Tuesday – Christmas Sweater/Shirt Day
    • Wednesday – Christmas Character Day 
    • Thursday – Wear Gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness
    • Friday – Pajama Day
  • December 22 – Classroom Christmas Party / Book Exchange
  • NO SCHOOL December 25 – January 1st (Christmas Vacation)Themes :11/27-12/1: Dinosaurs

    12/4-12/8: Dinosaurs

    12/11-12/15: Testing

    12/18-12/22: Christmas


    Language Arts:

    We have a letter and color of the month. I have fun art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month is the letter Jj and Kk, and the color White.

    Math:

    Continue learning to count 1-20. When they exceed 20, we will continue to count higher. Activities will be with the numbers and shape of the month: 9, 10, and Circle.

November News

Upcoming Dates:

  • November 23 & 24 NO SCHOOL (Thanksgiving Break)

The students will be working on their songs for the upcoming Christmas program this month. The Christmas program is right around the corner, and we are very excited to share our Christmas joy with each of you too!

Themes :

10/30-11/3: Culture

11/6-11/10: Family

11/13-11/22: Thanksgiving

11/27-12/1: Dinosaurs


Language Arts:

We will be working on name packs that have various activities in a bag that help the children spell, trace, and identify their names. One of my biggest goals this year is for the children to begin writing their names. We also have a letter and color of the month. I have fun art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month are the letter Hh and Ii, and the color black.

Math:

Continue learning to count 1-20. When they exceed 20, we will continue to count higher.

Activities will be with the number and shape of the month: 7, 8, and Oval.

FALLing Into October .!

Important Dates 

10/9-10/13 : 1st Qtr Testing/Spirit Week

Monday: Inside Out Day – wear your clothes inside out

Tuesday: Dress Like an Animal Day

Wednesday: Crazy Sock Day

Thursday: Superhero/Villain Day

Friday: Pajama Day

October 16 NO SCHOOL (Parent/Teacher Conferences)

October 27 Halloween Festival (See Note Below)

Show and Tell: This will be held twice a month on Fridays. When bringing show and tell PLEASE have the toy initialed or given directly to me so the children’s toys do not get mixed up. NO WEAPONS.

Oct 13- Bring a community helper

Oct 27- Something Spooky!

Themes:

10/2-10/6: Community Helpers

10/9-10/13: Testing/Community Helpers

10/17-10/20: Transportation

10/23-10/27: Halloween

10/30-11/3: Culture


Language Arts:

We will be working on name packs that have various activities in a bag that help the children spell, trace, and identify their names. One of my biggest goals this year is for the children to begin writing their names. We also have a letter and color of the month. I have fun art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month are the letters Ff and Gg, and the color Orange.

Math:

Continue learning to count 1-20. When they exceed 20, we will continue to count higher.

Activities will be with the number and shape of the month: 5, 6, and Triangle.

Super September !

Important Dates 

09/04 : Labor Day NO SCHOOL 

09/20 : Preschool And Sibling Pictures 8:00 to 11:00

Show and Tell: will be twice a month when bringing show and tell PLEASE have the toy initialed or given directly to me so the children’s toys do not get mixed up. NO WEAPONS.

Sept 15- Something You Can See, Touch, Taste, Or Feel .

Sept 29- Healthy Snack 

Themes:

08/28-09/1: Human Body

09/04-09/08: 5 Senses 

09/11-09/15: 5 senses

09/18-09/22: Nutrition

09/25-09/29: Nutrition


Language Arts:

We will be working on name packs that have various activities in a bag that help the children spell,trace and identify their names,one of my biggest goals this year is for the children starting to write their names we also have a letter and color of the month and i have fun/art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month is the letter Cc and Dd and the color Brown.

Math:

Counting 1-20,when they exceed 20 we will continue to count higher.

Activities with the number and shape of the month , 3 and Square.

August 2017

Important Dates:
August 4-  NO SCHOOL
August 7-11- PLACEMENT TESTING and SPIRIT WEEK
Monday Favorite Color Day (wear your favorite color to school)
Tuesday Dress as your favorite sport or sports team
Wednesday Dress Yourself Day (let your child pick out their own outfit, no matter how crazy it looks)
ThursdayFun Hat Day (any hat works, if you don’t have one, make one)
Friday–  Favorite Stuffed Animal/PJ Day (Wear your PJs and bring a stuffed animal)
August 18- Parents Night at 6 pm  (Come meet your child’s teacher, get classroom information, etc.)

Show and Tell: will be twice a month when bringing show and tell PLEASE have the toy initialed or given directly to me so the children’s toys do not get mixed up. NO WEAPONS.

Aug 11- Free Choice 

Aug 25- Free Choice

Themes:

08/14-08/18: Rules And Manners 

08/21-08/25: All About Me 

08/28-09/1: Human Body


Language Arts:

We will be working on name packs that have various activities in a bag that help the children spell,trace and identify their names,one of my biggest goals this year is for the children starting to write their names we also have a letter and color of the month and i have fun/art activities as well as tracing and manipulative activities for the children to learn and identify the colors and letters of the month. This month is the letter Aa and the color Red.

Math:

Counting 1-20,when they exceed 20 we will continue to count higher.

Activities with the number and shape of the month , 1 and Star