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Kristina Dziedzic - Kindergarten  (Send e-mail)

Hello Kindergarten Families! My name is Ms. Dziedzic & I am so excited for this year and to be your childís teacher!

Thank you for stopping by and checking out my webpage. Please check out my webpage weekly for any new information/updates that will be happening that week. I will also be posting a monthly newsletter that you can find in the download section at the beginning of each month.

***Folders ***
Take Home Folders will come home every day. Please check it for important notes and completed work. Please be sure to empty folders each night, & send in any info/notes back to me via the folder!

*** To receive instant & secure text alerts from me via the Remind 101 app, please: ***

Send this text message: @amdz
to this number: 81010

**Instructions are also below in the Downloads section of the webpage!

*** Schedule ***
Our school works on the T-I-G-E-R schedule. Because of this, our specials do not occur every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, etc. Instead, specials will fall on a T, I, G, E, or R day. When we have a day off of school, we will not have a letter day.

Here is our classroomís TIGER Schedule:

T- Technology & P.E.
I- P.E.
G- Music & P.E.
E- Art & P.E.
R- Library & P.E.

P.E. - Every day, donít forget to wear OR send gym shoes.

*** Lunch & Recess ***
Lunch- 11:15- 11:35
Recess- 11:35- 11:55

You may send your child to school every day with a HEALTHY snack. Students will have a brief snack time in the morning before lunch.


Q3 I CAN statements break down objectives into learning targets students can read & understand.

*I can name uppercase and lowercase letters.
*I can sound out words.
*I can identify the first, middle, and last letter in a word.
*I can hear, say, and write words that rhyme.
*I can clap the sounds I hear in a word.
*I can break up words into parts.
*I can put together the first sound with the last part to make a word. (c+at)
*I can break up a word into the first sound and the last part (cat, c-at)
*I can separate and say the beginning, middle, and ending sound in C-V-C words. (c-a-t)
*I can add or change letters in words to make new words. (bug-mug-mud)
*I can say the sound a consonant makes.
*I can quickly say high frequency words.
*I can identify the main topic and retell key details in a book (with help)
Informational text
*I can tell you the connections between two people, ideas, or events in a book (with help) Informational text

I, a, an, can, like, look, am, at, the, they, see, me, it

he, she, said, go, do, we, is, as, his, has, was, this, my

and, to, on, here, come, you , of, have,for, but, big, had, be,

*I can use drawings and writing to name a topic and tell something about it.

*I can count to 100 by 10ís. (K.CC.1)
*I can count to 100 by 1ís. (K.CC.1)
*When I count objects, I can write the number to show how many. (K.CC.3)
*I can write number 0-20. I can write number 0-50. (K.CC.3)
*I can understand that when I count, the next number is one larger than the one I just said. (K.CC.4c)
*I can compare two written numerals to decide which is greater than, less than, or equal to. (L.CC.7)
*I can show addition. (K.OA.1)
*I can add to solve word problems. (K.OA.2)
*I can make a number less than ten by putting together 2 groups of pictures or objects. (K.OA.3)
*I can show what number is needed to add to another number to make 10. (K.OA.4)
*I can show how the numbers 11-19 are made of ten ones and more ones. (K.NBT.1)
*I can sort and count objects. (K.MD.3)

I can participate in discussions of local weather conditions to describe patterns over time.
I can ask questions to gather information about the purpose of weather forecasting to prepare for, and respond to, severe weather.

Erinís Law 2018-2019

We are required by Erin's Law to provide lessons on sexual abuse and prevention education. During the weeks of November 12th and January 27th, Grand Prairie Elementary School Social Workers will be teaching a lesson during your studentís art class about the "Think First and Stay Safe" program. The lesson in November will cover the concepts of "Using My Built In Computer: Staying Healthy and Safe." The lesson in January will cover "Laws Help Protect Me: Kids Have Rights Too!" and "Listening to My Instincts: No Secrets".

Should your child have any questions, you may refer to the handout that will be provided to them on the day of the lesson. If you have additional questions feel

This week in class

March 18,2019
E Day:Art & P.E

LWRSA Assembly- 10:00 a.m

March 19, 2019
R Day: Library & P.E

** Book Fair during Library!---> parents are able to join us!

Book Fair Family Night 5:30-8

March 20, 2019
T Day: Computers & P.E

March 21, 2019
I Day: P.E

-Hot Lunch

- Wear green for responsibility

March 22, 2019
G Day: Music& P.E.

End of 3rd Quarter
Spring Break Begins!!
Have a GREAT Spring Break!


Important Dates

Early Release Day- 11:20 Dismissal

Education Foundation Casino Night Fundraising Event 6:30-Midnight

Spring Book Fair FSP Night

Spring Break Begins!

School Resumes!

No School

No School

SIP Day: Early Release Day 11:20 a.m.

Mother's Day Tea

Kindergarten Field Day!

No School- Memorial Day

(Field Day make-up day if it rains on the 23rd)


Downloads List

2019 EF Casino Night Save The Date 3-8-2019.pdf [11/14/2018]
Family Math Night- Tang Company.pdf [10/1/2018]
FSP Dine and Donate - Dec 2018.pdf [11/14/2018]
Remind 101 2018 Form.pdf [8/25/2018]


Cool Links

ABC Mouse

Fish Price Games

Nick Jr.

PBS Kids

Preschool Learning Games

Star Fall

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