Important Dates:             March 12-15- TESTING

March 16- NO SCHOOL, Parent/Teacher Conferences

March 19-  NO SCHOOL, Spring Break

March 20-  NO SCHOOL, Spring Break

 Student of the Month:  Sabine Khan

Show and Tell:      March 2- Something that belongs to a community helper or is 

                                 related to one. (i.e.  a firetruck, police car, hard hat, etc.)

March 9- A ball (any type will do)


March 23 Free Choice

March 30- Dress like what you want to be when you grow up.


Language Arts:  This month we are going to be working on the y the makes the long e sound, in words like jelly.  We are going to be learning the long I sound, in words like bike.  We are also going to be learning the soft c sound, used in words like nice. 


Math:  We are going to be continuing doing fast math.  The kids are getting much faster at doing their math problems.  We have also started the first grade portion of our math curriculum, where the kids will be starting to do some review and then they will be moving into doing a little more difficult work. 


Science:  This month we are going to be learning about the solar system.  The kids will be learning about the planets and other parts of the solar system.  This is always a fun theme for the kids to learn about.  We will be doing several activities and songs to help them learn about their world and the other planets.


Social Studies:  This month is community helper month.  We are going to be spending the month learning about the people that help out in the community, including firemen, police, construction workers, and bakers.  We are going to try to get some actual community helpers to come and speak to the class.   If any parents have a job that they would like to come talk to the class about, please let me know and we can set up a time for you to come in.  This is your chance to come share what you do with the class. 

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About Ms. Jessica

My name is Jessica Wilson. I have been working here at Kennedy Academy since 2006. I am the kindergarten teacher in the E4 classroom. I have my bachelors degree in elementary education from Emporia State University. I also have three children of my own. I enjoy teaching and find joy in seeing children grow and learn to their fullest potential.