Watch representatives from each Kindergarten class demonstrate strategies to support reading fundamentals from their Super Readers Unit!
What's Happening Students are engaged in their new reading unit this week, Super Readers! In this unit, students are learning and using new reading strategies in order to begin their foundation of reading! They are learning new reading powers, such as pointer power, which helps our kindergartener's to tap each word as they read. … Continue reading We are Super Readers!
To help our students build number sense, fluency, accuracy and have a bank of strategies to choose from, all classes have been participating in Number Talks everyday. In Kindergarten, an image of dots placed randomly or in a tens frame is displayed briefly. The students then have to subitize, which means to see a small… Continue reading Kindergarten Number Talks
What's Happening Students are engaged in their new writing unit, Looking Closely, observing labeling and listing like scientist. In this unit students are looking closely at items and writing exactly what they see. They are writing to teach others what they notice. "What Can I do at Home?" At home, have your child pick one… Continue reading Writing Like a Scientist