Welcome to Kindergarten!. Please save any questions until the end as they may be answered during the presentation. A little bit about Miss Davis. 3 Nephews Jack & Twins 1 niece Bianca. Gluten free Vocal Chords Grad School Pro Cert 7 th year of teaching K, 1, 4. Miss Natalie.
Please save any questions until the end as they may be answered during the presentation.
Jack & Twins
7th year of teaching
K, 1, 4
City University Intern
She will be with us all year
Gradually increasing her teaching and classroom time
Student teaching March-June
Her role: teacher, support system for students
Routines important- sleep, nutrition, bus ride, getting ready, etc. Build independence
New school routines take a while to develop.
Be sure to check in with your child each day.
Check backpack daily- for communications and paperwork from me, website is updated weekly with newsletters, important dates and resources.
BOTH AM/PM: Line up outside atrium doors facing Klahanie Blvd. Line #9
AM K: 8:25
PM K: 11:35
Bring your child to class on time with all supplies (if you have not already)
Help sort out supplies in labeled tubs/hang up backpack and coat
Help your child find their seat and begin coloring first day of school page
When I call the students to the rug, that is your time to take a quick picture and we will wave goodbye! (please do not come give them a hug & kiss)
I promise to take good care of your kids.
Tardy? Must check in at the office before coming to class.
Absent? Call the office.
How is your child getting home?
AM K- Children will exit through the front doors of the building. If you’re there, we’ll dismiss them to you. If they ride the bus, we’ll put them on the bus. At 11:10, I move students to the office.
PM K- Bus riders will be put on the bus (lightning bolts)
Walkers—meet at the end of the Kindergarten Hall
Please don’t pick them up in the hallway. Give me a quick wave so I know you have your child. Students are moved to the office after buses and cars are gone.
Please use crosswalks and come to your child.
Walking School Procedures: crosswalks & pick up locations
You must take your child to the office if they are tardy (tardy slip)
Please call the office if your child is sick.
To pick up your child early, sign your child out in the office and they will call our room for them.
Dismissal at 11:15 on Wednesday for AM K
No PM K on Wednesdays (see handout)
Make sure your phone numbers and emergency contacts are current.
Let us know if there are changes in dismissal plans ahead of time. Please send a note or email regarding these changes (call office mid day)
Medications delivered to nurse directly.
Happy Birthday song
Pencil/treasure chest gift
Let me know if your child has a b-day on the weekend and we’ll pick a day, likewise with summer birthdays
No invitations at school
Treats are okay, please check approved list on Connect
These are for your convenience and there is no obligation to purchase.
All purchases help our class earn free books.
Books are value priced and usually arrive in 2 weeks.
Sept. 19th AM: 6:00/PM: 7:15
More specific information on classroom structures, routines, learning outcomes and special occasions.
Volunteers will begin in October (unless needed)
Volunteer paperwork: see folder (Everyone must fill out the WSP background paperwork)
Sept. 5th : First Day of Kindergarten
Sept. 13th: Individual Pictures
Sept 16th: Miss Davis out
Sept. 19th: Curriculum Night
October 4th: Walk A Thon
I check email often
Challenger Office: 425-837-7550
Phone- Message through office or arrange a time to chat in person/e-mail
Website: coming soon….parent surveys via email or connect!
Miss Davis’ AM/PM Kindergarten Website
Have even more questions?
Feel free to email me or write them on the “Parking Lot” and I will answer them via email!