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Ms. Kenyon’s Kindergarten 2017-18
Important Information
Please take your time reading the navigation sidebar on our website. It has a great deal of information about the Kindergarten day…especially read “Catch the Learning Wave”. Make sure you scroll down to the bottom. I add new info as it is received!

Save the Date:

 

 

December 8 , 2017 Gingerbread Gala in our classroom 12:50-2:20 pm. We will rotate 5 learning centers.

December 18 and 19: Christmas around the World.  We will rotate classrooms in the Orange House and learn about customs and traditions around the world.

December 20: We will rotate our day around the book “How to Catch an Elf” by Adam Wallace and Andy Elkerton.

December 21: We will rotate our day around the book “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” by Dr Seuss. Please see the sign up genius for more information. This is an early release day.

Monday December 8, 2018: School resumes

 

Transportation changes
Please remember if you need to change the way your child goes home, please send a note in your child’s red folder. We will send the note to the office. Thanks for helping us keep your child safe!

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 Volunteers/visitors at our school
PLEASE remember that ANY visitor to our school during normal hours MUST be an approved volunteer to enter the building. Please make sure you bring an I.D. You can always call Ms. Stewart(our fabulous front desk clerk) at 547-8730 to see if you are currently approved.Thanks so much for your cooperation:)

Lunch News
Kindergartners are allowed to buy 1 extra in addition to their lunch daily. On Fridays, they may purchase ice cream. Please make sure your child has money in their account if they want to buy extras. If you do NOT want them to buy extras or ice cream, please send an email to our cafeteria manager Sandra Long. Ice cream is $1.00 this year:) Please note that lunch prices for 2017-18 are $2.85 for lunch and $1.25 for breakfast.

Check out the menu for our cafeteria

7 Habits for Healthy Children
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View this video to find out more about our 7 habits book study this year.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59Sc5gmyLHg

 CCpillars

Character Counts is a district-wide character program and we embrace the value of that program as the foundation for building good character in all of us! The Leader in Me is a framework for us to help students build habits of good character.

 

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Please clip and save box tops! They earn money for our school:)

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Snack
We have lunch daily at 11:55.  We would like to have a small snack in the morning. Please send 20 healthy individually wrapped snacks a month. Please mark the outside of the bag with your child’s name so I can check them off monthly. The children seem to enjoy pretzels, baked chips, cheez-its, goldfish and granola bars.

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BOOK IN THE BAG
We have begun our” book in the bag” program. This program is geared to your child’s reading level.   If you have any questions or concerns, please email me.

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Resources at Wards Creek

Our resources this year are art, music, p.e., computer lab, and media. Please make sure your child is dressed appropriately for the school day. On p.e. days, please make sure they have tennis shoes on. They are also welcome to bring a sport-spout water bottle everyday. We will use it during daily recess/snack time.
Resource Schedule MTRF=11:00-11:45             Wednesday=10:25-55

We are on a 6 day rotating schedule. They are labeled A-F.

A= Media B=PE C=PE D= Art E=Music F=Technology

 

Please see resource calendar sent home in Meet and Greet Package. It shows the letter for each school day!

School Spirit Wednesdays!
Every Wednesday is school spirit day. Enjoy wearing your jeans and school T-shirts! We will wear these on our field trips and special events like Field Day!

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Catch the Learning Wave!