Jack Frost January

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

Show and Tell Schedule:

January 2 No Show and Tell 
January 5 - 9  Bring favorite color item.
January 12 - 16  Bring soft toy.  
January 19 - 23  Bring book from home.
January 26 - 30  Free Choice
Upcoming Events:

January 5 - 9 Spirit Week
     Monday - Favorite Color Day
     Tuesday - Hat Day
     Wednesday - Crazy Hair Day 
     Thursday - Polka Dot Day
     Friday - PJ Day
January 5 - 9 2nd Quarter Testing
January 16 and 30 - Book Mobile
January 21 - Boomer Bear

Monday – Yoga Monday
Tuesday – Bible Tuesday
Wednesday – Movie Wednesday
Thursday – Travel Thursday
Friday – Fun Day Friday – Arts/Crafts

STUDENT OF THE MONTH – Simone loves to sing and dance. She enjoys drawing and writing. She has a wonderful and vivid imagination. She likes to read books and make up her own stories.

THEMES – Properties of Air,Water,Soil – Float/Sink – Black History/Kansas History – Famous Americans


Week 1 - Hot Topics
Week 2 - God's Warnings
Week 3 - No Muddy Feet Here!
Week 4 - Manna from Heaven

LANGUAGE ARTS – Sight word list below.  Please help them practice their 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 will isolate sounds in words and learn how to finger space when writing our names and words.  Locating a period at the end of a sentence.  Locating a question mark at the end of a sentence.

MATH – Number recognition 1 – 50. We will write numbers 1- 50. We will count backwards from 10 to 0. We will be counting 1 to 100. Parallelogram is the shape of the month. Gray is the color of the month. We will continue 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.  We will begin ordinal counting and learning terms next and last.

SCIENCE –  We will learn about how and when the weather changes. We will describe the position of an object. We will learn that the sun gives us light and warmth.  Left to right.  What is a solid/liquid?

SOCIAL STUDIES –  We will continue 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? Customs and traditions. Each student will learn their phone number.  Exploring jobs in the family.

Sight Word/Reading and Writing

Week 1 – red, yellow, orange, green
Week 2 – black, white, gray, brown
Week 3 – pink, blue, purple
Week 4 – Color Review
Letters of the Week – Reading/Writing/Letter Sounds

Week 1 – ch
Week 2 – cl
Week 3 – cr
Week 4 – Letter Review

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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!