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About me

Hello! My name is Mary Britain. I have been with Kennedy Academy since March 2016. I used to be the Lead Teacher in the E1 classroom and have recently taken over Lead Teacher in the P3 classroom. I have a lot of fun and exciting activities planned for the students this school year!

**December**

Important Dates: 

December 7:  Christmas Program

December 10 – 14:  2nd Qtr Testing

December 28:  Boomer Bear

December 21:  Christmas Party

December 24 – 31:  NO SCHOOL (Christmas Vacation)

 

Student of the Month: Saavi

 

Show and Tell: My show and tell is free choice. Please remember it needs to be appropriate for school (no weapons) and must be able to fit in their book bags.

Themes:

  • Dinosaur
  • 2nd Quarter Testing
  • Christmas

Language Arts:

  • Week 1: Trace and Writing Name. Letter K
  • Week 2: Trace and Writing Name. Letter L
  • Week 3: Review

The students have really enjoyed Learning without tears and Squawker the bird.

I will be doing my 2nd quarter testing the week of 11/26-11/30. During the week of 2nd Quarter Testing, it will be a normal week for us as we continue our letters and numbers.

Math:

  • Week 1: Number 10 – 15
  • Week 2: Numbers 15 – 20
  • Week 3: Numbers Review

We will be working out identifying, tracing,writing and counting our numbers each week.

Science and Social Studies: This month we will continue learning and talking about Dinosaurs. We will also be learning about  Christmas and the meaning behind the holiday. I have a lot of fun art and activities planned for this month.

~November~

Important Dates:

November 21– Pizza Party

November 22-23- NO SCHOOL, Thanksgiving Break

 

Student of the Month: Jo’siah

 

Show and Tell: My show and tell is free choice. Please remember it needs to be appropriate for school (no weapons) and must be able to fit in their book bags.

Themes:

  • Family
  • Thanksgiving
  • Thanksgiving
  • Dinosaur

Language Arts:

  • Week 1: Trace and Writing Name. Letter J
  • Week 2: Trace and Writing Name. Letter K
  • Week 3: Trace and Writing Name. Letter L
  • Week 4: Trace and Writing Name. Letter M

The students have really enjoyed Learning without tears and Squawker the bird.

 

Math:

  • Week 1: Number 10
  • Week 2: Numbers 10-15
  • Week 3: Numbers 15-20
  • Week 4: Numbers 20-25

We will be working out identifying, tracing,writing and counting our numbers each week.

Science and Social Studies: This month we will be talking about our Familes, Thanksgiving and the meaning behind the holiday and also starting to talk about Dinosaurs.I have a lot of fun activities planned for this month :).

October News

Important Dates:

  • 10/8-10/11: 1st Quarter Testing/Spirit Week
    • Monday: Inside Out Day
    • Tuesday: Dress Like an Animal Day
    • Wednesday: Crazy Sock Day
    • Thursday: Pajama Day
    • Friday: No School (Parent/Teacher Conferences)
  • 10/12: No School/ Parent Teacher Conferences
  • 10/31: Halloween Party

Student of the Month: Saishri

Show and Tell: My show and tell is free choice. Please remember it needs to be appropriate for school (no weapons) and must be able to fit in their book bags.

Themes:

  • Community Helpers
  • 1st Quarter Testing
  • Transportation
  • Halloween
  • Cultural Diversity

Language Arts:

  • Week 1: Trace and Writing Name. Letter E
  • Week 2: Trace and Writing Name. Letter F
  • Week 3: Trace and Writing Name. Letter G
  • Week 4: Trace and Writing Name. Letter H

We have started our new curriculum, Learning Without Tears. The students are getting to know Squawker the Parrot and all the activities that he brings each day for them to do in the classroom.

Math:

  • Week 1: Number 5
  • Week 2: Number 6
  • Week 3: Number 7
  • Week 4: Number 8

We will be working out identifying, tracing, and writing our numbers each week.

Science and Social Studies: This month we will be talking about the different jobs throughout the community, as well as the different vehicles you can drive. At the end of the month, we will be talking about the different cultures we have in our classroom and building.