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September 16 Talking Points

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Ask your child about:

-The books we’ve read:  Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Martha Shares, Sally’s Room
-Constitution Day memory game
-Macaroni M
-Using math tools such as unifix cubes, pattern blocks, and dominoes
-Decorating their first initial
-Creating our classroom rules
-Specials
-Free Choice

September 1st Talking Points

Friday, September 9th, 2011

-Patriot Day:  Learning the Pledge of Allegiance and reading/illustrating the Pledge of Allegiance book

-Guided Discoveries:  Pencils, crayons, markers, scissors

-Read Aloud Miss Bindgergarten Gets Ready For Kindergarten:  Ask your child about the class book we created on how Miss Kamm’s Class Gets Ready For Kindergarten.

-Read Aloud Brown Bear Brown Bear What Do You See:  Students acted out the story using animals.  Then we acted out the story using our classmate’s names.  Ask your child to sing you the words.

-Free Choice:  Dominos, bristle blocks, lincoln logs, trains, coloring, puzzles, logos, bright builders

-Friends:  How many friends in the class can you name?

-Specials:  Art, Music, PE