Things to start thinking about…

  School supplies-BUY THEM WHILE THEY ARE CHEAP!  We use them throughout the entire year. Write your child’s first name or initials on each individual supply with a Sharpie marker. This saves tears when a supply is dropped or misplaced.  Please do this BEFORE you drop off the supplies on Back To School Night.  Most … [Read more…]

Names

Begin working on: Printing name and recognizing/saying the letters in name. Remind your kinder to start his/her name with one upper-case letter and the rest are lower-case letters.  (Example:  Alex)   Put the spelling of the name to a simple melody or chant. Try the play dough recipe at the top of the page and … [Read more…]

Stuck Inside?

Board Games, Puzzles, LEGOS, Creative Play with dolls, action figures, stuffed animals…Think about the dice games you have played with your children this school year as you have completed the Home Activities. Make a fort using cushions and blankets. ¬†Create an obstacle course right in your house…no running involved, just up and over, crawling, wiggling … [Read more…]

Questions about Home Activities

Just a quick review… Yellow folders will come home on Mondays. Help your child complete the work. ¬†(They let us know if you do it for them!) This gives you a picture of your child’s understanding of the concepts being taught. It also gives you an opportunity to talk with your child about letters and … [Read more…]