Thursday, 18 January 2018

Great Thursday!

Today we had gym class, went to visit the gr. 1s grocery store. You may still send money tomorrow in case they have extras to sell tomorrow.














Next we had our healthy snacks and morning circle time.
In language arts we worked on our Writing with Phonics workbook.
After lunch and recess, we had French and math. In math we made a pattern mitt using colorful strips of paper.
Next, we practiced our poems.
To finish the day off we had centers.
Have a great evening everyone!

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Happy Wednesday

Today my kiddos spent the morning with their specialists (gym and music) and Ms. Fisher as I had an appointment.
In the afternoon we had fun drawing ABAB and ABBABB patterns on a big cardboard and completed some cut and paste patterning work.
After recess and lunch we practiced our poems and had some time for centers.
Have a great evening everyone!

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Happy Tuesday!

What a great sunny day! Cold, but sunny!
Today we began the day with gym class, snacks and morning circle time.
In language arts we did some writing assessment. We will finish tomorrow. That took good part of the morning.
After lunch and recess JKs had French class and math. In math we used a variety of manipulatives to form ABAB, ABBABB and ABCABC patterns.













Next, we practiced our poems. Everyone is doing a great job memorizing the poems, now students may focus on the actions and voice intonation.
To finish off the day we had centers.

Monday, 15 January 2018

Happy, but really cold Monday!

Today we had gym class, snacks, morning circle time and music class.
Next we met our new animal friend of the week for letter Q: Quintin Quail.
We learned the phonics song for Q and brainstormed words that begins with Q.
Then we had to go outside quickly as the fire alarm went off. We made our way to the Meadowvale 4 Rinks to keep us warm. Everything is ok, no need to worry. :)
After lunch JKs had French and we completed a copy and paste activity dealing with patterns.











Then we headed to the auditorium for the Jump for Hearts assembly. Please read the information in the agenda today.
After second lunch and recess we practiced our poems and had a little bit of time for centers.
Have a fantastic evening everyone and stay warm. :)

Friday, 12 January 2018

Happy Friday!

Today we began the day with gym class, snacks, show and tell and morning circle time.
Next, we worked on our penguin craft. Everyone had fun! It was a great activity for fine motor skills.
In the afternoon JKs practiced their patterns by using the bingo dauber and making ABC and ABAB patterns. As they were making the patterns they were instructed to identify the core of the pattern.
Next, we practiced our poems, had reading buddies and the prize box.
Have a great evening everyone!