Welcome to Kindergarten!

Year at a Glance.pdf

Full Day Kindergarten

8:15-8:30-Soft Start

8:35-9:00-Opening

9:00-11:00-ELA

11:00-11:50- Lunch/Recess

11:50-12:25- Read Aloud/Writing/ELA

12:30-1:15- Specials

1:15-2:00-Math

2:10-2:45-Social Studies/Science/PBL

2:50-3:00- Closing/Dismissal

Reading:

  • Foundations of Literacy: Identifying and tapping out beginning / middle / ending sounds.

  • Lucy Caulkins reading workshop supported by ability based guided reading groups.

Writing:

  • Thinking Maps: Writing from the Beginning and Beyond

  • Language and Writing Processes

  • Spelling: Dolch Sight Words (Heart Words)

Math:

  • Math Expressions

  • Mad Minutes (Computations Fluency)

Science:

  • Interdependent relationships in Ecosystem: Animals, plants, and their environment.

  • Weather and Climate

  • Forces and interactions; Pushes and pulls

Social Studies:

  • Economics

  • Geography

  • People and Places

History and Civics:

  • Comparing my Story to Your Story

  • The participations of Citizens

Restorative practices emphasize the importance of positive relationships and restoring these relationships when harm has occurred.

In Kindergarten, we have classroom meetings to bond with each other and discuss our feelings. We focus on the problem solving wheel and what types of actions best maintain positive relationships.

Website Links & Classroom Documents

Resources for Parents > Most of our INSTRUCTIONAL information can be found on our Library Website!

For Technical Support including online access, login trouble, website errors, google account information, and how to directions for common online platforms such as Seesaw.....please contact our digital teaching guru, Mrs. Reed between 8am and 4pm daily:

Christi Reed- Digital Teacher Librarian, christi.reed@jeffco.k12.co.us