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Check out Miss Barnes classroom blog to stay updated on our weekly objectives, get reminders for important dates, and see pictures of your kiddos in the classroom!

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Math:
- Addition Top - It (Card game like "war")
- Functions (rules - ex: add two to each number)
- Collections for numbers 5-20
- Pattern block designs

Reading: 
Phonics: Review Jj, Qq, Vv, Xx, Yy, Zz
Sight Word: Review here, of, me, for, this, said, they, have, want, what
Essential Question: What do you see in the sky?

Important Dates:

-4/25: KC Zoo permission slips due! 

- Mark your calendars for our field trip to the Kansas City Zoo on May 9th if you would like to be a chaperone! More information headed your way soon! 

Reminders:

- Please send a healthy snack to school with you child every day. 

Posted by barnesr  On Apr 13, 2018 at 10:44 AM
  
Math:
- Number pairs that add to 10
- Finding missing parts
- Number stories
- Nonconsecutive numbers

Reading: 
Phonics: Yy, Zz
Sight Word: this, what
Essential Question: What do you know about our country?

Important Dates:

4/11 - Early Release

- Mark your calendars for our field trip to the Kansas City Zoo on May 9th if you would like to be a chaperone! More information headed your way soon! 

Reminders:

- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Apr 06, 2018 at 3:27 PM
  
Math:
- Counting to measure time
- Interrupted counting 
- Dice subtraction
- Counting in craft stick bundles (bundles of ten)

Reading: 
Phonics: Jj, Qq
Sight Word: here, me
Essential Question: What can help you go from here to there?

Important Dates:

- 3/29-4/5 - BOGO Book Fair
- 4/6 - No school for kindergarten

- Mark your calendars for our field trip to the Kansas City Zoo on May 9th if you would like to be a chaperone! More information headed your way soon! 

Reminders:

- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Mar 30, 2018 at 1:38 PM
  
Math:
- Addition with dice
- Identify shapes
- Create shapes (using marshmallows and toothpicks)

Reading: 
Phonics: Xx, Vv
Sight Word: said, want
Essential Question: Where do animals live?

Important Dates:

- 3/26 - Spring Picture Day
- 3/28 - Purple and White Day 
- 3/29-4/5 - BOGO Book Fair
- 4/6 - No school for kindergarten 

- Mark your calendars for our field trip to the Kansas City Zoo on May 9th if you would like to be a chaperone! More information headed your way soon! 

Reminders:
- We are working hard to keep our kiddos healthy but our classroom is running low on cleaning wipes. If you have any extra you would like to donate to the classroom, we would appreciate it! Thanks! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Mar 30, 2018 at 1:32 PM
  
Math:
- Estimation
- Number combinations - (ex: different ways to make 7 - 3+4, 2+5, 1+6, 7+0)
- Number stories
- Collections

Reading: 
Phonics: Gg, Ww
Sight Word: of, they
Essential Question: How do you take care of different kinds of pets?

Important Dates:

- 3/21 - Purple and White Day
- 3/26 - Spring Picture Day

- Mark your calendars for our field trip to the Kansas City Zoo on May 9th if you would like to be a chaperone! More information headed your way soon! 

Reminders:
- We are working hard to keep our kiddos healthy but our classroom is running low on cleaning wipes. If you have any extra you would like to donate to the classroom, we would appreciate it! Thanks! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Mar 19, 2018 at 7:24 AM
  
Math:
- Working with balances - finding equal weights
- Surveys
- Graphing survey results
- 2D and 3D Shapes

Reading: 
Phonics: Short Uu
Sight Word: for, have
Essential Question: How are some animals alike and different?

Important Dates:

- 3/8 - PJ Day! 
- 3/9 - No School - Teacher Professional Development
- 3/12 - 3/16 - No School - Spring Break

- Mark your calendars for our field trip to the Kansas City Zoo on May 9th if you would like to be a chaperone! More information headed your way soon! 

Reminders:
- We are working hard to keep our kiddos healthy but our classroom is running low on cleaning wipes. If you have any extra you would like to donate to the classroom, we would appreciate it! Thanks! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Mar 06, 2018 at 7:30 AM
  
Math:
- Domino Addition
- Teen Numbers
- 2D and 3D Shapes

Reading: 
Phonics: Review Hh, Ee, Ff, Rr, Bb, Ll, Kk (ck)
Sight Word: Review my, are, he, with, is, little, she, was
Essential Question: How can you stay safe in bad weather?

Important Dates:

- 3/2 - Dress like your favorite Dr. Seuss character
- 3/9 - No School - Teacher Professional Development
- 3/12 - 3/16 - No School - Spring Break

Reminders:
- We are working hard to keep our kiddos healthy but our classroom is running low on cleaning wipes. If you have any extra you would like to donate to the classroom, we would appreciate it! Thanks! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Feb 26, 2018 at 7:33 AM
  
Math:
- Subtraction
- Shapes
- Combinations of ten
- Addition and subtraction

Reading: 
Phonics: Kk/ck
Sight Word: she, was
Essential Question: What happens in different kinds of weather?

Important Dates:

- 2/14 - Valentines Party 8:30-9:30
-2/14 - Early Release
-2/14-15 - Parent/Teacher Conferences
- 2/15-16 - No School

Reminders:
- We are working hard to keep our kiddos healthy but our classroom is running low on cleaning wipes. If you have any extra you would like to donate to the classroom, we would appreciate it! Thanks! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Feb 02, 2018 at 12:16 PM
  
Math:
- Bar Graphs
- Teen Numbers
- More than/Less than

Reading: 
Phonics: Ff and Rr
Sight Word: with
Essential Question: What kinds of things grow on a farm?

Important Dates:


Reminders:
- Please send a healthy, peanut free snack to school each day
- Remember to call the office if there is a change in after school transportation! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Jan 22, 2018 at 7:16 AM
  
Math:
- Finding patterns when counting  
- Shape combinations
- Height

Reading: 
Phonics: Short Ee
Sight Word: are
Essential Question: How do living things change as they grow?

Important Dates:

1/15 - No School! - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1/16 - Watch Dogs - Donuts with Dad 7:00-7:50 am
1/22 - Purple and White Day

Reminders:
- Please send a healthy, peanut free snack to school each day
- Remember to call the office if there is a change in after school transportation! 
- Practice your sight words at home! Let Miss Barnes know when you need a new list of flashcards! 
Posted by barnesr  On Jan 12, 2018 at 1:35 PM
  
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