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"Away"

How close to the hook should it be to considered put "away"? I think the kid definition of away is a bit different than mine. As Socrates said, "The beginning of knowledge is he defining of terms". Hope this picture gives you a little laugh to start your weekend off right. Have fun!   

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Sight Words

In kindergarten we work hard to memorize 25 sight words(the list I gave you at parent teacher conferences). The words are found often in books and are commonly used in the kids own writing. We memorize the words because many of the words are "rule breakers" and cannot be sounded out and also to help the kids be more fluent …

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Grocery Ads Needed

We will be using grocery ads next week during our nutrition unit. Please send some ads in if you come across some in your paper or at the store. Thank you!

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Twinkle, Twinkle, little star. What a wonderful person you are.

Each morning we sing a special song which is a variation of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star". This remix version comes from Concious Discipline. The intention behind the song is to build personal connection between people which is essential to the development of empathy. To sing the song we get a partner and sit facing them. We look into their eyes …

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Fruit Salad Sharing- Volunteers Needed

The week of Thanksgiving kindergarten will be participating in an activity in which each child brings a piece of fruit to share and we make a big fruit salad for everyone to enjoy. We need a few parent volunteers to help cut and prepare the fruit. Volunteers need to be available from 1-2:15 to prepare the fruit. Volunteers can stay …

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