Friday, December 15, 2017

Kindergarten News for the Week of December 18, 2017


Kindergarten will be having a Polar Express Day on Wednesday, December 20 as a treat for the holidays.  Students are asked to wear pajamas to school to dress like the characters in the book.  Please be sure to wear shoes/sneakers and coats to school, but feel free to bring robes and/or bedroom slippers along to be worn in class.  Hot chocolate and cookies will be served!

Thursday, December 21 is the PBIS Reward for the students who earned it.  If your child picked jammies and a movie for their reward, he/she can wear pajamas to school. 

Thursday, December 21 is also Ugly Sweater Day!  Please send your son/daughter to school wearing their ugliest Christmas sweater.  Students who wear ugly sweaters must give a $1 donation or an item for the SPCA (pet food, toys, blankets, etc)

Friday, December 22 is an early dismissal for students at 12 noon. 

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –  Day 4 – Music
Tuesday – Day 5 - Computers
Wednesday – Day 6 – Art
Thursday – Day 7 – Guidance
Friday – Day 8 – Gym (Don’t forget your sneakers!)

Please let me know if you or your child needs anything.  Have a fabulous holiday break!  See you all in 2018!
Mrs. Frushon

(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Kindergarten News for the Week of December 11, 2017

Saturday, December 9 is the NSE Holiday Concert.  Kindergarten performs at 10am in the NSHS Auditorium.  Your child should report to the high school gym no later than 9:30am.  Santa will be located in the gym for photos. Please arrive early to allow time for a quick visit.  Dress code clothing or dress-up clothing is permitted.  Please, no jeans or sweatpants.

There will be a 2 hour data delay for students on Wednesday, December 13.

Friday, December 15 is a paid dress down day for students.  The suggested donation is $1.

This week we will be learning the letters Nn as in net and Bb as in baby.  Show and Tell will be this Friday, December 15. A paper bag will be sent home on Thursday.  Please send in one or two items that start with Nn or Bb. 
Our new Reading story is called “Little Panda”.  We will discuss how a panda changes in its first year of life.  We will also learn about comparing and contrasting.

In Math we will continue learning about the numbers 6-10.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –  Day 9 – Music
Tuesday – Day 10 - Computers
Wednesday – Day 1 – Art (2 Hour Data Delay)
Thursday – Day 2 – Library (Remember your books!)
Friday – Day 3 – Gym (Don’t forget your sneakers!)

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have an incredible weekend!
Mrs. Frushon

(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Friday, December 1, 2017

Kindergarten News for the Week of December 4, 2017


The North Schuylkill Elementary PTO Holiday Shop will be going on this week.  Our day to shop is Monday, December 4.  Please use the envelope sent home earlier in the week to plan a budget for your child.  Remember, students will not be allowed to spend more than $10.00.  

Saturday, December 9 is the NSE Holiday Concert.  Kindergarten performs at 10am in the NSHS Auditorium.  Your child should report to the high school gym no later than 9:30am.  Santa will be located in the gym for photos. Please arrive early to allow time for a quick visit.  Dress code clothing or dress-up clothing is permitted.  Please, no jeans or sweatpants.

This week we will be learning the letters Rr as in rain.  Show and Tell will be this Friday, December 8. A paper bag will be sent home on Thursday.  Please send in one or two items that start with Rr.

Our new Reading story is called “Little Panda”.  We will discuss how a panda changes in its first year of life.  We will also learn about comparing and contrasting.

In Math we will learning about the numbers 6-10.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –  Day 4 – Music (Holiday Shop – Don’t forget your money/envelope!)
Tuesday – Day 5 - Computers
Wednesday – Day 6 – Art
Thursday – Day 7 - Guidance
Friday – Day 8 – Gym (Remember your sneakers!)

Please let me know if you or your child needs anything.  Have an incredible weekend!
Mrs. Frushon

(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Monday, November 20, 2017

PBIS Reward

Just a reminder:  The PBIS reward is this Wednesday, November 22.  Please feel free to send in your child's favorite game to school to play during the "games" portion of the reward.  It can be a board game, card game, or even a game on a tablet.  Please note that the games are your child's responsibility and it is his/her job to keep track of all of the game pieces so nothing gets lost.  Thank you!!

Friday, November 17, 2017

Kindergarten News for the Week of November 20, 2017

The PBIS Reward will be held on Wednesday, November 22 for the students who earned it.  This will also be a dress down day if your child donates $1.00.

On Wednesday, November 22, students will be dismissed at 12:00pm.  There will be no school from Thursday, November 23 through Monday, November 27.  Classes will resume on Tuesday, November 28.

This week we will continue to focus on the letter Ii as in igloo.  Show and Tell for the letter Ii will be on Monday, November 20.  Please send in one or two items that begin with the letter Ii.

In Math we will continue comparing and ordering numbers 0-5.

Please remember to review sight words with your child every night!

Our Encore schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 8 – PE (Don’t forget your sneakers!)
Tuesday – Day 9 – Music
Wednesday – Day 10 – PBIS Reward
Thursday  – No School – Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday – No School

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have an incredible weekend!
Mrs. Frushon

(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Kindergarten News for the Week of November 6, 2017

Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, November 5.  Remember to turn your clocks back one hour!  Also, shorts are no longer permitted until Daylight Savings Time begins in the spring.

Scholastic Book Orders are due on Thursday, November 9.  Please do not send cash with your order.  Scholastic only accepts checks.

This week we will focus on the letter Cc as in cat.  Show and Tell for the letter Cc will be on Friday, November 10.  A paper bag with the letter Cc will be sent home in your child’s folder on Thursday.  Please send the bag back to school on Friday with one or two small items that start with Cc.   Please note that the items must be small enough to fit inside the brown paper bag.  Thank you for your help!

Our new Reading story is called “Bear Snores On”.  We will discuss what unique thing a bear does in the winter.  We will also learn about realism and fantasy.

In Math we will begin comparing and ordering numbers from 0-5.

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

Please let me know if you or your child needs anything.  Have a spectacular weekend!
Mrs. Frushon

(570)874-3661 ext. 3239

Friday, October 27, 2017

Kindergarten News for the Week of October 30, 2017



Thank you to everyone who donated brown paper bags to our classroom!  We now have enough to last us the rest of the year!

AR Reading Logs for the month of October are due on Tuesday, October 31.  Don’t forget, in order to receive a free personal pan pizza from Pizza Hut your child must have read 15 books.

This week we will focus on the letter Pp as in pan.  Show and Tell for the letter Pp will be on Friday, November 3.  A paper bag with the letter Pp will be sent home in your child’s folder on Thursday.  Please send the bag back to school on Friday with one or two small items that start with Pp.   Please note that the items must be small enough to fit inside the brown paper bag.  Thank you for your help!

Our new Reading story is called “Animal Babies in Grasslands”.  We will discuss what special animals live in grasslands.  We will also learn about main idea.

In Math we will be continuing to learn about the numbers 0-5.

Please remember to review your child’s sight word list every night!

Our PBIS Reward is scheduled for Tuesday, October 31.  If your child chose the movie for the reward, you may send in a blanket or beach towel for him/her to lay on. 

Red Ribbon Week will continue into Monday and Tuesday.  Please see the schedule below.

Our specials schedule for the week is:
Monday –Day 3 – Gym (Remember your sneakers!)
-          “Follow Your Dreams” – Wear pajamas
Tuesday – Day 4 – Music
-          “Proud to be Drug Free” – Wear red
Wednesday – Day – 5 Computers
Thursday – Day 6 – Art
Friday   – Day 7 – Guidance

Please let me know if you or your child need anything.  Have a spectacular weekend!
Mrs. Frushon

(570)874-3661 ext. 3239