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Kindergarten Content Focus
Phonics and Hand Writing Focus: Letter Ll
Fun activities to do a home to practice the letter Ll:
Make the letter L with blocks, play dough, macaroni, beads or any material you can think of!
Ask your student to find objects around the house that start with the /l/ sound that the letter Ll makes.
Find objects around the house and ask them, does this object start with the /l/ sound that the letter makes?
Sight Words: Please practice your student's sight words daily and make sure they keep their sight word ring in a safe place and bring them to school daily.
A character is a person or animal in a story.
Activities you can do at home:
Read your student a story and ask them:
Who was your favorite character? Why?
Which character was the story mostly about?
What characters do you remember from the story?
Math:Attributes of Two Related Objects
How are two objects similar and/or different.
Examples of activities:
Matching objects that are the same.
Identifying what is different in two objects.
Identifying if two objects are the same or different.
Fun website you can visit with your student:
Kinder General Education Schedule:
8:30-8:45 Breakfast in the classroom (please arrive at 8:30 if your child is eating breakfast, thank you!)
8:45 - 9: 15 Small Reading Groups/Center
9:15 - 10: 30 Whole Group Reading
10: 30 - 11: 10 Lunch
11: 10 - 11: 30 Writing
11: 30 - 12: 00 Math Intervention
12:00 - 12: 30 Science/Social Studies
12:30 - 12: 45 Recess
12: 45 - 2: 00 Math
2: 00 - 2: 45 Specials
2:45 - 3: 30 Reading Intervention
3: 30 Dismissal
Please make sure your student is wearing tennis shoes on days they have P.E. thank you!
Ms. Spendel's Class Specials