January: What is Kindergarten studying?
Module 4: Happy Healthy Me
Essential Question: How can I be my healthiest me?
Children will discover how to take good care of their bodies, by forming healthy habits to carry throughout their lives. They will learn the essentials of healthy living, which include eating well, exercising, and practicing good hygiene and recognize that being “my healthiest me” is a blast! Children will learn that playing basketball, swinging on the monkey bars, and eating a rainbow of foods are all ways that can be fun while staying healthy.
- Ask and answer questions
- Listening Comprehension
- Identifying key details
- Practice using Print Concepts: Directionality
Students will discuss key features of research writing, using a variety of resources. Students will write independently using the writing process, and using correct grammar.
Module 3: Comparison of Length, Weight, Capacity, and Numbers to 10
- compare length and height using taller than and shorter than
- compare weight using heavier than, lighter than, and the same as
- compare volume using more than, less than, and same as
- compare using more than, fewer than, same as
Common Core Learning Standards:
K.CC.C.6 - Identify whether the number of objects in one group is greater than, less than, or equal to the number of objects in another group, e.g., by using matching and counting strategies.
K.CC.7 – Compare two numbers between 1 and 10 presented as written numerals.
K.MD.A.1 – Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight. Describe several measurable attributes of a single object.
K.MD.A.2 - Directly compare two objects with a measurable attribute in common, to see which object has "more of"/"less of" the attribute, and describe the difference. For example, directly compare the heights of two children and describe one child as taller/shorter.
Kindergarten Homework, what to expect?
Homework is a crucial part of your child's active learning process and essential to their academic progress. Please make sure that all homework is completed daily.
Kindergarten homework is as follows:Sight Words of the Week: Please complete the assigned sight word worksheets and review the sight words with your child daily.Math assignments: Please complete the assigned Math workbook pages daily. Practice adding, subtracting, counting, recognizing, and writing numbers up to 100.Reading: Your child should be reading every day for 10-15 minutes on Raz-Kids. You may also read to your child, your child may read to you, or you can read together. Please make sure to discuss what is happening/happened in the story with your child to ensure that they are understanding what is being read. The more you read the better you get!The following Homework Rubric will be introduced this month:
- Please remember, you are there to support your child's learning, but homework needs to be completed by your child.
- Please sign your child's homework daily.
4: My work is complete, correct, and neat. I also did extra work.
3: My work is complete, correct, and neat.
2: My work is incomplete, incorrect, and/or needs to be neater.
1: My work is not done.