Monday, May 21, 2018

Backpacks

**Just a reminder, please do not send your child to school with a backpack tomorrow, Tuesday, May 22 due to Kindergarten Graduation.  Students should come to school with a backpack all other days this week.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Kindergarten News for the Week of May 21, 2018



Kindergarten Graduation will take place in the High School Auditorium at 1:00pm on Tuesday, May 22.  Doors will open at 12:45. Graduation tickets were send home with your child TODAY (Friday, May 18).  Please keep the tickets in a safe place as no one will be admitted without a ticket.  Please see the blue graduation paper attached to your tickets for more important information about Kindergarten Graduation.

Carnival Day will be on Friday, May 25.  We will be outside for most of the day and the forecast looks like it will be about 75 degrees!  Please apply sunscreen to your child before you send them to school.  You may also pack sunscreen to reapply later in the day.  Sneakers and gym clothes are highly recommended!

This week we will be reviewing the letter Uu and its long sound as in unicorn.  There will be no Show and Tell for the remainder of the year.

Our new Reading story is called “Alistair and Kip’s Great Adventure!”  We will discuss what friends can build together.  We will also learn about plot.

In Math we will be finishing our Unit on measurement and beginning to practice some first grade skills!

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 3 – Phys. Ed. (Remember your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 4 – Music – Kindergarten Graduation Day!
Wednesday – Day 5 – Computers
Thursday – Day 6 – Art
Friday – Non-rotation Day - Carnival

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Frushon
(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Monday, May 14, 2018

Kindergarten News for the Week of May 14, 2018


There are only three more weeks until summer vacation!  That means it is time to find a summer home for the class guinea pigs, Ron Weasley and Darth Vader.  If you and your family would like to take care of our lovable pets during the summer, please let me know in a signed note by Friday, May 18.  You would be responsible for keeping our furry friends safe, playing with them, making sure they always have clean water and food, and cleaning their cage at least once per week.  The guinea pigs would need to be back at school on Meet the Teacher night of the 2018-19 school year.  If there is more than one family who volunteers, I will pick names out of a hat.  Thank you!

Graduation tickets will be coming home this Friday.  Please check your child’s folder and put the tickets in a safe place until Kindergarten Graduation on Tuesday, May 22.

Kindergarten Graduation is quickly approaching.  Students are encouraged to wear a white collared shirt with dress code appropriate pants, shorts, or skirt for Kindergarten Graduation, however it is not mandatory.  When picking out your child’s outfit for graduation day, please keep in mind that they will be wearing a cap and gown for the ceremony and it can get very hot on the stage with lights on them.  There is a possibility that we will be walking to the high school the morning of Graduation to practice so we ask that your child wears good walking shoes.

This week we will be reviewing long and short vowel sounds.  There will be no Show and Tell for the remainder of the year.

Our new Reading story is called “Building Beavers.”  We will learn what friends can build together.  We will also learn about plot.

In Math we will be learning about measurement.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 8 – P.E. (Remember your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 9 – Music
Wednesday – Day 10 – Computers
Thursday – Day 1 – Art
Friday – Day 2 – Library

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Frushon
(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Friday, May 4, 2018

Kindergarten News for the Week of May 7, 2018


The Scholastic Book Fair will be going on this week.  Our day to shop is on Wednesday, May 9 from 9:00-9:40am.  Please send your child’s book fair money in an envelope labeled with his/her name and the amount of money that is enclosed.  Remember, sales tax will be charged on all items. 

There are only four more weeks until summer vacation!  That means it is time to find a summer home for the class guinea pigs, Ron Weasley and Darth Vader.  If you and your family would like to take care of our lovable pets during the summer, please let me know in a signed note by Friday, May 18.  You would be responsible for keeping our furry friends safe, playing with them, making sure they always have clean water and food, and cleaning their cage at least once per week.  The guinea pigs would need to be back at school on Meet the Teacher night of the 2018-19 school year.  If there is more than one family who volunteers, I will pick names out of a hat.  Thank you!

There is a PBIS Dress Down Plus Hat Day on Friday, May 11.  The donation to wear a Spartan shirt with jeans/sweatpants is $1.00.  For another $1.00 you can wear your favorite hat during school.

Kindergarten Graduation is quickly approaching.  Students are encouraged to wear a white collared shirt with dress code appropriate pants, shorts, or skirt for Kindergarten Graduation, however it is not mandatory.  When picking out your child’s outfit for graduation day, please keep in mind that they will be wearing a cap and gown for the ceremony and it can get very hot on the stage with lights on them.  There is a possibility that we will be walking to the high school the morning of Graduation to practice so we ask that your child wears good walking shoes.

This week we will be reviewing long and short vowel sounds.  There will be no Show and Tell for the remainder of the year.

Our new Reading story is called “Old MacDonald Had a Woodshop.”  We will discuss what tools you need to build things.  We will also learn about character.

In Math we will be learning to decompose numbers 10-19.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 3 – P.E. (Remember your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 4 – Music
Wednesday – Day 5 – Computers (Book Fair Shopping Day!)
Thursday – Day 6 – Art
Friday – Day 7 - Guidance

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Frushon
(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Friday, April 27, 2018

Kindergarten News for the Week of April 30, 2018



Graduation sign out papers are due on Monday, May 7.  Thank you to everyone who already turned them in!

This week we will be learning about the letter Qq as in queen.  Show and Tell for the letter Qq will be on Friday, May 4.  This will be the last Show and Tell of the school year!

Our new Reading story is called “Building With Dad.”  We will discuss how a school is built.  We will also learn about comparing and contrasting.

In Math we will be learning about decomposing numbers 11-19.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 8 – P.E. (Remember your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 9 – Music
Wednesday – Day 10 – Computers
Thursday – Day 1 – Art
Friday – Day 2 – Library (Don’t forget your books!)

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Frushon
(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Kindergarten News for the Week of April 23, 2018



Kindergarten Graduation pictures will be taken on Thursday, April 26.  Remember to send your child to school in a white collared shirt.  Girls should wear their hair down with no bows/hair ties since the graduation cap will be covering their head.  Please send in your picture money by Wednesday, April 25.  Thank you!

Scholastic Book Orders were sent home this week and are due back on Friday, April 27.  There is a coupon attached to the flyers for a free book (up to $5.00) if you spend $5.00.  This is the last book order I will be submitting for this school year, so now is the time to stock up on books for the summer!

The April PBIS Reward will be bounce houses!  Our class will have the reward during special time on Friday, April 27.  Please send your child to school in gym clothes and make sure they wear clean socks on that day.  

This week we will be learning about the letter Yy as in yo-yo.  Show and tell for the letter Yy will be on Friday, April 27.

Our new Reading story is called “This is the Way We Go to School.”  We will discuss how children around the world get to school.  We will also learn about drawing conclusions.

In Math we will be learning about composing numbers 11-19.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 3 –Phys. Ed. (Don’t forget your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 4 –Music
Wednesday – Day 5 – Computers
Thursday – Day 6 – Art
Friday – Day 7 - Guidance (PBIS Reward during special time)

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Frushon
(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Monday, April 16, 2018

Kindergarten News for the Week of April 16, 2018



Kindergarten Graduation pictures will be taken on Thursday, April 26.  Remember to send your child to school in a white collared shirt.  Girls should wear their hair down with no bows/hair ties since the graduation cap will be covering their head.  Please send in your picture money by Wednesday, April 25.  Thank you!

Friday, April 20 will be a Spartan Dress Down Day with a donation of $1.00.

This week we will be learning about the letter Zz as in zebra.  Show and Tell for the letter Zz will be on Friday, April 21.
Our new Reading story is called “On the Move!.”  We will discuss how people in different parts of the world travel.  We will also learn about main idea.

In Math we will continue to learn about composing and decomposing numbers.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 8 – Phys. Ed. (Remember your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 9 – Music
Wednesday – Day 10 – Computers
Thursday – Day 1 – Art
Friday – Day 2 – Library (Don’t forget your books!)

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Frushon
(570)874-3661 ext. 3239