WELCOME TO OUR KINDERGARTEN PAGE!

Mrs. Colette Harlan, Teacher

Mrs. Lidia Wojcik, Aide

Curriculum

RELIGION: Sadlier's We Believe text focuses on God as our Creator, the birth, life, and death of Jesus, living as God's children, and special days and events. Each Friday, the Kindergarteners attend the weekly 8:15 Mass.

MATH: Sadlier Math focuses on math concepts such as sorting, counting and writing numbers, two dimensional and three dimensional shapes, position and location, addition, subtraction, breaking numbers apart, measurement, time, and money.

LANGUAGE ARTS: Journeys focuses on rhyming, concepts of print, phonemic awareness, letter names, vocabulary, grammar, reading, target skills, and writing. Lessons are provided in a spiraling sequence. Known skills are reviewed and reinforced as new skills are introduced.

SOCIAL STUDIES: Social Studies topics are incorporated into themes. Some of the themes that are covered are: families, fire safety, explorers, famous Americans, community helpers, and holidays.

SCIENCE: Science will be taught through mini-units. Some of the topics that will be covered through discussion and hands-on activities include: animals, the five senses, seasons, matter, and plants.

Homework

Written homework is not given on a daily basis.  When it is assigned, all papers will be stamped "Homework" in the upper, right-hand corner and placed on the "return to school" side of the folder.  All students should spend 15 minutes a night reading with a parent or independently.

Class Notes & Reminders

Please check your child's folder daily.

Class Schedule 

Religion and Language Arts will normally be taught in the morning and math, science, and social studies in the afternoon. 
 
The special class schedule is as follows:

 Monday: Spanish, Music           

Tuesday:  Gym

 Wednesday: Gym      

Thursday: Spanish

Friday: Library

Links & Resources

Links to web sites of interest.

Reading

http://www.starfall.com

http://pbskids.org/lions/