Kindergarten Weekly Update 12-11-15

posted Dec 11, 2015, 10:22 AM by Cynthia Friedman
Recent Shape and Say stories: “Inchworm” and “The Racing Rabbit.”

CIK stories: “The Special Game” which teaches how to handle rejection and “Simmy’s Problem” with a focus on expanding one’s circle of friends.

The wedge is the simple machine that is the focus of our science groups.

The solar system is our current astronomy topic.

We’re making gingerbread this week and beginning a new sewing project, a winter banner.

Collage work and the seasonal tracing at the light table are quite popular works this month.

All of the children have had a turn leading calendar time. They have learned that a presenter is prepared, waits for the audience to be ready and projects with a strong voice. They take this responsibility seriously and are doing a great job announcing the current date and leading “The Kindness Pledge.”

Holiday Tree Sale – December 12-13
Joy of Sharing – December 14-18