Our Kindergarten Blog


We can Cooperate

Today we practiced blending our sounds to sound out words. We are taking home a sheet we practiced writing at and am words. We are also bringing home the book, My Cat. Help me point to the words and blend the sounds in the words. We also circled the snap word my. We like re-reading our little books. These books are our home reading books. In Science we are learning about the big concept of Energy. We talked about things that move and do not move. In the afternoon we watched a live virtual farm and food tour. We learned about big farm machinery. At the end of the day we played games. Mrs. Kitson said we played very well together. We showed our cooperation skills. It was a cold but playful day in Kindergarten.


Pink Shirt Day

Today was Pink Shirt Day. We learned how Pink Shirt Day started. We talked about how we can show kindness. In the morning we drew names and worked cooperatively putting together puzzles with one of our classmates that we usually don't play with. Mrs. Kitson talked about how it is good to get to know different children in our class so we can learn how we can have a strong school community. Mrs. Kitson read the book, What if Bunny's Not a Bully. Ask me about the book. In the afternoon the grade students came and read to us and we received our candy grams. It was a sweet and kind day in KIndergarten.


The Veterinarian Clinic

Today we set up a Vet clinic in the classroom. We had lots of fun helping our animal patients feel better. They had heart attacks and broken legs. In the morning Mrs. Kitson read us the book, The Princess and the Pea, and The Princess and the Packet full of Peas. Ask me what was the same and what was different about the books. We practiced patterning. We helped continue people patters with our friends. We had lots of fun in music. We played with the basketballs and scooters in the gym. It was a cold day so we played inside all day. It was a fun day in Kindergarten.


Fairy Tale Dress Up Day

Today was Fairy Tale Dress up Day in KIndergarten. We drew our portraits and made sparkly crowns for our portraits. We talked about what we would do if we were a king or a queen. In the afternoon we watched the video, Sing a Song of Sixpence. We learned that the cook in Medieval times also entertained the king. He hid things in the food. Mrs. Kitson made us a special cake. When she cut it open it was full of marshmallow birds and candy. At the end of the day we took turns having a sword fight. It was a fairy tale kind of day in Kindergarten.


Happy Valentine's Day

Today we had lots of fun working at our Valentine centers. We graphed fruitloops, made a coloured heart booklet and made our valentine folders. We made a fun valentine for our parents. We were so excited to give out our valentines. At the end of the day we had a valentine cookie and we played Pie Face Showdown. We laughed so hard! It was a sweet and kind day in Kindergarten.


Guess our Theme Day

Today was Guess our theme day. We dressed up in lots of different costumes. We called our theme everything. We practiced our numeracy skills. We practiced our subitizing skills. We played lots of numeracy games. We talked about our favourite part of our field trip. It was a fun day in KIndergarten.