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2014-2015 t o Mrs. Samford’s Kinder class! August 26, 2014. Mrs. Samford ! I’ve taught for 22 years and I am thrilled to begin my 23rd year. I grew up in Nederland TX and am proud to be a Bush Bobcat!. Morning Schedule 7:50 Arrival 8:00 Announcements

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2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

2014-2015

to Mrs. Samford’sKinder class!

August 26, 2014


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Mrs. Samford!

I’ve taught for 22years and I am thrilled to begin my 23rdyear. I grew up in Nederland TX and am proud

to be a Bush Bobcat!


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Morning Schedule

7:50 Arrival

8:00 Announcements

8:05 Tardy bell rings, calendar

8:15 Writer’s Workshop

9:05 word work/shared reading

9:35 Guided Reading/Daily 5

10:25 recess


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Afternoon Schedule

10:45 lunch

11:15 math/guided math

12:30 PAWS

1:10 social studies, snack

1:35 science

2:10 specials

3:00 dismissal


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

The tardy bell rings at 8:05. Students are counted tardy after this time.

If a student is not tardy at all during a grading period, they will receive a SPOT award.

If absent or leave early for a doctor appt. please bring a note the next day to make it an excused absence.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

P.A.W.S.

Producing Award Winning Students!

At 12:30 each day, the students will have PAWS time which will provide intervention and enrichment to our curriculum. Please try NOT to schedule doctor’s appointments

during this time.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Our class will rotate to technology, music and art in addition to P.E. Please remember to wear gym shoes for PE! We will also visit the library each Friday!


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Homework in kindergarten is reading each night for 20-30 minutes. Reading is HUGE and we celebrate every step along the way! Don’t forget to ask questions before, during, and after the story.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Take home readers will begin in October. Your child may bring home familiar books that we read together or books that they have not read before. Some books your child will be able to read with ease, others will more challenging and may need your guidance. Your child will NOT receive a new take home reader until he/she

has returned the previous one!


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Reading/Language Arts

Shared reading (whole group, big books, poetry)

Guided reading (small groups based on level)

Word Lists/Word Wall Word Families

Recognizing sounds and shapes of letters, phonics

Sequencing story events

Book Buddies


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Writing/Spelling

Pencil grip and handwriting

Inventive spelling (transitional)

Understand concepts about print

Punctuation/Capitalization

Writer’s Workshop: Lucy Calkins

Drawing and writing to communicate.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Math

Hands-on manipulatives

Number sense

Interpret simple graphs

Add and subtract

Shapes, money

Guided Math


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Science & Social Studies

Hands-on (as much as possible)

Science labs: volunteers needed!

S.S. is integrated with language arts.

Every week you will know the topics being covered through our class newsletter and website.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Our classroom is working toward superior behavior.

Green - great day - Satisfactory

1st offense– warning

2nd offense – consequence – Needs Improvement

3rd offense- note or call home - Unsatisfactory


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

In order to keep you informed of your child's progress, a bluedaily folder will be sent home. Additional notes from the school will be sent home weekly on Tuesdays.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Kindergarteners visit 7 Acre Woods each year in the fall. Mark your calendar for Wednesday, October 29th! It will be a fun-filled day for all!


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

The best ways to contact me are through the daily folder or e-mail.*If there is a change in your student’s transportation, I need a note in writing or a fax sent to the office.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Conferences

I can meet with you for a conference on Thursdays or Fridays from 2:15-2:45, or any day before or after school except Wednesday afternoons. Wednesdays are reserved for faculty meetings.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Assessments

A check, stamp, sticker, or smiley face means that the activity/skill was successfully completed independently or completed together in class.

When mastery is expected on a skill, your child will receive a progress report and report card.

Various assessments are given to

determine your child’s reading level

and understanding of LA skills.

(DRA & PAPI)


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Birthdays:

Treats can be sent for the class and will be passed out at the end of the day in the classroom.

Please send enough for the whole class (22).

Please, no homemade treats, treats with icing or made with peanuts. Examples of good treats are cookies, brownies, or rice krispeytreats.

Invitations for private parties may

be sent home if everyone in the

class receives an invite.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

If a grandparent, aunt, uncle or someone else besides the parents is coming to have lunch with your child, a note needs to be sent in. The note will be sent to the office so the office staff is aware and will let the special visitor in. If no note is sent in, the special visitor will not be allowed past the office. Visitors may start coming Sept. 17th.

Lunch

If a grandparent, aunt, uncle or someone else besides the parents is coming to have lunch with your child, a note needs to be sent in. The note will be sent to the office so the office staff is aware and will let the special visitor in. If no note is sent in, the special visitor will not be allowed past the office. Visitors may start

coming Monday, Sept. 8th.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

If a grandparent, aunt, uncle or someone else besides the parents is coming to have lunch with your child, a note needs to be sent in. The note will be sent to the office so the office staff is aware and will let the special visitor in. If no note is sent in, the special visitor will not be allowed past the office. Visitors may start coming Sept. 17th.

Nurse Info:Students with food allergies need to provide their own snack. Please pack an extra set of clothes in case of accidents.

Nurse Cheryl can be contacted at [email protected] or 936-709-1609 regarding illnesses or injuries.


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

If a grandparent, aunt, uncle or someone else besides the parents is coming to have lunch with your child, a note needs to be sent in. The note will be sent to the office so the office staff is aware and will let the special visitor in. If no note is sent in, the special visitor will not be allowed past the office. Visitors may start coming Sept. 17th.

Snacks:

USDA SMART SNACKS:

http://childnutrition.conroeisd.net/smart%20snacks%20guidelines%20handout.pdf


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

  • small reading groups

  • copying

  • science labs

  • Junior Achievement

  • cutting out materials at home

  • guest readers on Fridays


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

E-Mail [email protected]:

http://bush.conroeisd.net/Teachers/esamford/

Telephone Number 936-709-1600


2014 2015 t o mrs samford s kinder class august 26 2014

Thanks for coming!!!


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