Susan Evans

Mrs. Evans' Website

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   Phone: ( 732-291-2020 ) ext: 016

email: sevans@ahes.k12.nj.us

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DECEMBER
UPCOMING DATES:
December 1- 
PTO Holiday Shop

December 12th- Mrs Evans' Evening Conferences
6-8 p.m.

December 13th-1:00 Dismissal Afternoon Conferences 1-3 p.m
December 15th- Barnes and Nobel Night-
Come hear some stories read by the teachers!
December 22nd- 1:00 Dismissal
AND..Class breakfast and Pajama party!
December 23-January 1- Winter vacation!
See you on January 2nd!
Enjoy your holiday!



 

    Our Friends in KE

Somer   William  Max   Ceci
Caroline    Riley    Orion    Britton
Zachary   Jake    Aubriella   Lillian
Felix   Jack    Atlin Keiry


9 BOYS
GIRLS
16 students


Our Special Class Schedule

2017-2018

Monday: GYM

Tuesday: MUSIC

Wednesday: TECHNOLOGY

Thursday:  GYM AND LIBRARY

Friday:  ART AND SPANISH (every other week)
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We practice Y
oga and Mindfulness in our kindergarten classroom:

Here is an article explaining mindfulness:
https://childmind.org/article/mindfulness-in-the-classroom/


 Dan St. Romain Behavior Lessons:


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In class Juan Pablo the chameleon teaches us how to be a kind and caring friend. Below are some of the phrases we us in class to help us learn to make good choices.

The phrases we use in class are in parentheses.The underlined ones are the ones we have done in class!

Please ask you child about these and reinforce them at home too.

1. Following Directions   ( Follow directions right away)

2. Handling Disappointment ( We get what we need, not always what we want)

3. Respect personal space   ( I have my space, you have your space)

4. Getting a grown-ups attention appropriately (When I want the teacher's attention, I raise my hand)

5. Making Good independent choices  ( I have my own brain, I can make my own choices)

6. Paying Attention ( Where the eyes go, the brain follows)

7. Compassion   ( When we do the right thing, we have happy heart)

8. Honesty ( Always tell the truth, no whoppers)

9)  Using kind words ( Just because we think it doesn't mean we say it)

10) Learning from Mistakes ( The more we practice, the better we get)

Once we finish the first 10 lessons, these are the next 10 chameleons with Juan Pablos friend, Jax
once they are underlined, it means your child knows it.


1) We treat others the way you want to be treated.
2) Our differences make us special.
3) My brain controls my body.
4) We can break bad habits and build good ones.
5) We are ll citizens, we take care of our community.
6) Good choices bring out my best self.
7) Our behavior sends a message.
8) I use my time wisely and do my work precisely.
9) Every person is gifted. Every person has challenges.
10) I can exercise my brain. I can exercise my body.

Find out more at  www.danstromain.com

 

       

Our Curriculum this month:

Reading :  Letters we know(please practice the sound associated with the letter)
t,b,u,i,f,n,m,c,r,e,o,a,d,g,d,h,j,k,l,p,s

 

sight words we know:   can,we,I,the,like,a,go,see

*Please remember to keep vowels/digraphs on the ring and also keep all RED words on the ring!

Writer's Workshop :   We will begin personal narratives

Math:  We will begin Numbers through 100. Please continue to practice numbers through 20.
Also, we have begun to practice writing out word problems with facts through 5. 


Fun Ways to practice Math at home:

On the bottom of our Math workmats each day there is a fun home connection activity to review what we have done.

 Social Studies/Science: Christmas/Hanukkah. Winter, Push/Pull/Gravity &Friction

  Daily Homework:
December Homework Calendar is home! 

Complete activities on monthly homework calendar and read nightly. 

 

Weekly Homework:

Monday: Practice new words on word ring,

Tuesday: Poetry Journals: read and sing songs at home

Wednesday: Read Sight Word reader to family(these will start shortly

Thursday: Read leveled reader to family