March-April Curriculum

                      Kindergarten Curriculum Overview
                                         

Reading/Ela- "Wonders"
Unit 7- "The Animal Kingdom"
Phonics; Uu, Gg, Ww, Xx, Vv
RED Words
Week 1- for, have, said, us, run
Week 2- they, of, want, saw, new
Week 3- up, pup, bug, rug, fun

Unit 8- "From Here to There"
Phonics; Jj, Qu, Yy, Zz
RED Words
Week 1- here, me, yes, what, quit
Week 2- by, why, away, day, play
Week 3- this, then, them, there, Thursday

Letter recognition, High-Frequency Word Stories and Interactive Read-Aloud. 

Math- "My Math"
Chapter 10- Numbers Beyond 10
Essential Question; How can we show a numbers beyond 10??
Make and Take Apart Numbers, Problem Solving, Act it Out 

Chapter 11-Compose/Decompose Numbers 11 to 19.
Essential Question; How do we show numbers 11 to 19 in another way?
Make Numbers, Take Apart Numbers, Problem Solving.

Science-
Themes; Plants, Rainbows, Spring, Inventions, Life Cycle of a Butterfly. 
"Science Spin" and Scholastic Weekly Magazine

Social Studies- "Living, Learning, and Working Together." 
Unit 2; Hello Changes
Big Idea- Rules Help us Get Along.
Dr. Seuss Bday, St. Patrick Day and St. Joseph

Religion- "We Believe; God Made the World"
Unit 3- Jesus Shows Us God's Love
Jesus Wants Us to Love, Lent, The Three Days, Easter, Morality, Sacraments

"Star of the Week"
March 4-Landon
March 11-Tai
March 18-Spencer
April 14-Sarah


KIRA Value Award
Each month one student in each class (Kg-8th) is nominated for this award, recipients are honored during Value Award Assembly, date TBA.
Congrats to these students for receiving this award;

September; Faith- Alexandra
October; Kindness- Lorelei
November; Integrity- Charlotte
December; Respect- Robert
January; Acceptance- Giovanni
February; Forgiveness- Mia & Titus
March; Service- Sarah
April; Cooperation
May; Determination-
JUne; Excellence