Michelle Corey

Mrs. Corey's Kindergarten Website

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   Phone: ( 732-291-2020 ) ext: 018

email: [email protected]

 



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Important Dates:
February 8th: Report Cards Issued

February 9th: Evening Conferences 6-9 1:00 Dismissal

February 10th: Afternoon Conferences 1-3 1:00 Dismissal

February 13th: 100th Day of School!

February 14th: Valentine's Day: Bring your cards!

February 20th: No School: Presidents' Day




Kindergarten Friends
Jameson  Thea  Andrew  
Kenlie  Julian  Charlotte  Gabby
Mira  William  Jack  Max 
Alexis Isla  Angie

 
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Special Class Schedule

Monday:  Music and Art

Tuesday: Art and Phys Ed (wear sneakers)

Wednesday: Phys Ed (wear sneakers) and
Spanish

Thursday: Music

Friday: Enrich and Innovate
Library ( every other week)

Our Curriculum this month:

Wilson Fundations: Unit 3 

We are working on phonemic awareness and rhyming words
As we move into Unit 3 we will continue to work on writing uppercase letters and blending our sounds to build new cvc words. We will practice vowel sounds and read nonsense words to build fluency with our decoding.

Reading Workshop: NonFiction Unit: We will explore Nonfiction books and learn the facts that they tell.


Heart Words to Practice:
I, in, it, if,  am, at, the, a, up, on, of, no, go, so, up, run, us, is, his, as, has, be, he, me, we,as, and,can, ran
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New Heart Words this Month: 
big see
get got not
had did but
my by why


Writer's Workshop:  This month we will write personal narratives. We will practice telling, drawing and writing stories that we can share. We will share and write a beginning, middle and end. 
 
We are working in small group centers to practice our reading and writing skills.

 Math: Ready Classroom Math: Unit 4:
Addition and Subtraction



 Social Studies:

Groundhog Day, Presidents and Valentine's Day
 

Science:

Physical Science Unit: Push and Pull


 
Monthly Homework:

Each month your child will get a Choice board with skills to practice at home.
They will also get a new set of sight word flashcards. We follow the colors of the Rainbow! (see below) 

Weekly Homework:

**Take Home Book Bags: Wednesday-Friday
Practice reading your decodable books!



IReady Math and Reading daily practice 20 minutes of math and 20 minutes of reading each week

Math: Green Extra practice pages 
from Ready Classroom

Razz Kids Reading online

 Practice sounds and  sight words 

Read to your child nightly

Tuesdays: Poetry Journals: read and sing songs/poems at home

** Here are some fun websites: 

      www.funbrain.com

www.kbears.com

www.starfall.com

www.abcya.com





 



Social and Emotional Learning:

Dan St. Romain Behavior Lessons:

In class Juan Pablo 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.

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

1. Following Directions   ( I 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 I do the right thing, I have a happy heart)

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

9)  Using Kind Words ( Just because I think it doesn't mean I say it)

10) Learning from Mistakes ( The more we practice, the better we get)
***Juan Pablo's second set of 10 More Simple Lessons for Good Behavior


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 all 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

 

 

Monday: “Wear Blue Day” in recognition of World Day of Bullying Prevention:

        Wear blue clothing.

 

Tuesday:  “Put Your Best Foot Forward”: Dress for the occasion and wear your

                     best outfit for the day.

 

Wednesday: "Stand & WALK Together Against Bullying":  Wear school colored

                               clothing – blue & yellow

                      **Join the AHES TRAIN – In recognition of National Walk to School Day we will be creating a walking train down First Avenue from the Harbor Playground to school.  The train will leave the “harbor station” at 8:00 am sharp.  We are happy to pick up passengers along the way on the school side (East side) of First Avenue.  Parents and siblings are welcome to join us for the walk. Students coming from the west side of First Avenue will need to be crossed over by parents using the crosswalks, or at the corner of First Avenue and East Washington by the crossing guard.

 

Thursday:  "Team up and Stay Safe":  Wear a team jersey or t-shirt

 

Friday:  “Hats off to you for showing respect to yourself and others!”:   Wear

                   your favorite hat to school

Monday: “Wear Blue Day” in recognition of World Day of Bullying Prevention:

        Wear blue clothing.

 

Tuesday:  “Put Your Best Foot Forward”: Dress for the occasion and wear your

                     best outfit for the day.

 

Wednesday: "Stand & WALK Together Against Bullying":  Wear school colored

                               clothing – blue & yellow

                      **Join the AHES TRAIN – In recognition of National Walk to School Day we will be creating a walking train down First Avenue from the Harbor Playground to school.  The train will leave the “harbor station” at 8:00 am sharp.  We are happy to pick up passengers along the way on the school side (East side) of First Avenue.  Parents and siblings are welcome to join us for the walk. Students coming from the west side of First Avenue will need to be crossed over by parents using the crosswalks, or at the corner of First Avenue and East Washington by the crossing guard.

 

Thursday:  "Team up and Stay Safe":  Wear a team jersey or t-shirt

 

Friday:  “Hats off to you for showing respect to yourself and others!”:   Wear

                   your favorite hat to school

Monday: “Wear Blue Day” in recognition of World Day of Bullying Prevention:

        Wear blue clothing.

 

Tuesday:  “Put Your Best Foot Forward”: Dress for the occasion and wear your

                     best outfit for the day.

 

Wednesday: "Stand & WALK Together Against Bullying":  Wear school colored

                               clothing – blue & yellow

                      **Join the AHES TRAIN – In recognition of National Walk to School Day we will be creating a walking train down First Avenue from the Harbor Playground to school.  The train will leave the “harbor station” at 8:00 am sharp.  We are happy to pick up passengers along the way on the school side (East side) of First Avenue.  Parents and siblings are welcome to join us for the walk. Students coming from the west side of First Avenue will need to be crossed over by parents using the crosswalks, or at the corner of First Avenue and East Washington by the crossing guard.

 

Thursday:  "Team up and Stay Safe":  Wear a team jersey or t-shirt

 

Friday:  “Hats off to you for showing respect to yourself and others!”:   Wear

                   your favorite hat to school