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Hello Kindergarten Families!
Welcome to RCW and Jaguar Country and thanks for checking in! I graduated from RCW and am very excited to be a Jaguar again :) This is my fifth year of teaching, but first year teaching kindergarten. Previously, I taught School Readiness, Head Start, ECFE, and ESL. I am so happy to be a part of your child's learning journey here at RCW and look forward to a wonderful year learning with the Class of 2029!
Welcome to Kindergarten!
Here is an outline of our daily schedule:
8:25 Attendance, Pledge, Morning Message
8:55–9:00 Bathroom Break
12:00 - 12:30 Math
12:30-1:00 Rest & Story
1:30-1:45 Milk Break
1:45–2:15 Phy. Ed.
2:05-3:12 Clen up, Get Ready, Go to buses
3:12 Walk to the bus
***Treats- If you'd like to send special treats for the class please remember that they need to be individually packaged and store boughten. We have 24 students in our class.
- Bedtime stories
- Kid magazines
Please HELP your child with his/her homework
Check your child’s homework folder DAILY
Reading Log (after MEA)
Word Work/High Frequency Words (after 1st Quarter)
Homework will increase after Christmas
Come to school everyday :)
We use a "Chip Chart" behavior management system where students earn BINGO chips in a chart when students are following our rules:
1. Bodies Still
2. Ears Listening
3. Voice Quiet
4. Eyes Watching
5. TRYING YOUR BEST
We are using a new math curriculum this year called Envision. We will send games home regularly for you to play with your child at home to practice the strategies we are learning at school. Here are our topics:
Topic 1: Numbers 0-5
Topic 2: Comparing & Ordering 0-5
Topic 3: Numbers 6-10
Topic 4: Compare numbers 0-10
Topic 5: Classify & Count Data
Topic 6: Understand Addition
Topic 7: Understand Subtraction
Topic 8: More Addition & Subtraction
Topic 9: Count Numbers to 20
Topic 10: Compose & Decompose Numbers 11-19
Topic 11: Count Numbers 1-100
Topic 12: Identify & Describe Shapes
Topic 13: Analyize, Compare, & Create Shapes
Topic 14: Describe & Compare Measureable Attributes
Topic 15: Step-up to Grade 1
We use the Houghton Mifflin Journey's reading curriculum. See the table below for the hi-frequency words and letters that we will study during each unit.