Author Archives: Bridget Dennis
Hello everyone! To celebrate spring, we will have a class breakfast on Friday, April 7th. You may have seen a note come home on Friday asking you to send in something to help with our party. If your child wasn’t … Continue reading
Hello! the 3rd nine weeks will end April 7th. Spring break will occur April 10th – 14th. Spring weather can be unpredictable. Please check each day as we will go outside if it is dry and above 40 degrees.
This week we will celebrate Valentines Day by exchanging valentines with the class. Please use the list provided last week to address the valentines. Please keep working on sight words and letter sounds.
Welcome back to the first full week of schools since before Christmas! Please look for your child’s sight word assessment to come home. You will see the ones he/she read to me and the ones to keep working on. Please … Continue reading
Hello! The nine weeks will be ending in roughly two weeks. Our parent-teacher conference day has been canceled to make up for snow days. If I feel the need for a conference, I will contact you. Please contact me if … Continue reading
We will have a hot chocolate party on Tuesday, December 20th. Thank you so much for your willingness to help! Your kids are lucky. Please have a restful and joyous holiday break. All of the kids should be on the … Continue reading
Please be sure to send your child with a coat each day. We will go outside for recess as long as the temperature is above 40 degrees. This time of year is very exciting for our little kindergartners. Please review … Continue reading
Hello everyone! Please be aware that the first nine weeks ends on November 7th. Keep practicing your child’s personal information as well as numbers, letters and sounds. I hope that everyone can make it to the Math Mystery night on … Continue reading
Hello, parents! Please remember to send a change of clothes in your child’s back pack. They will remain there and don’t need to be replaced unless used. We will complete the PALS the first week of November (November 3,4). This … Continue reading
Hello again! Progress reports will go home this Wednesday. Please be on the look out for them. Do not hesitate to contact me with any questions and/or concerns. Remember that children move at varying paces. Kindergarten is a year of … Continue reading
Please be on the look out for Reading Eggs information coming home on Monday. This is a computer program that the students use in class. I like the program very much. Please encourage your child to play on Reading Eggs. … Continue reading
Hello! We’ve had two great weeks of school! The children are doing wonderfully in the cafeteria and their resource classes. I have stopped sending the bus tags because everyone knows their buses! Nice work. Please remember to send in a … Continue reading
What a great first week! Please look for homework coming home on Monday. The homework will be in a composition book. Please use this to complete homework. I will not send home bus tags anymore. The kids have done a … Continue reading
Thank you for coming out to ‘meet the teacher day’. It looks like we’re going to have a great year. I look forward to getting to know all of you.
I am currently retesting all students on their sight words. I will test all words again to be sure that the students are retaining the words. I will send home the final list of words showing which words he knows/does … Continue reading
Please be on the lookout for a sight word list coming home. You will see where I have checked off the words that he or she knows. Please note the date at the top to see when he or she … Continue reading
Hello everyone. Please remember to send in a sweater or light jacket with your child. Our room tends to be chilly once the weather warms up outside. We are so excited to be going on a field trip to Nansemond … Continue reading
Please send a small jacket or sweater with your child to keep in his or her backpack. Our room tends to be cold – even on warm days. Thanks. The nine weeks will end on Wednesday. I will be retesting … Continue reading
Welcome back from spring break! This nine weeks will end April 13th. Please continue to work on sight words and coins. In addition, practice adding at home. I hope that everyone had a wonderful and restful spring break.