Presentation on theme: "WELCOME TO KINDERGARTEN! Miss Russell’s Rock Stars Parent Orientation 2013."— Presentation transcript:
WELCOME TO KINDERGARTEN! Miss Russell’s Rock Stars Parent Orientation 2013
SCHEDULE 8 Day Rotation Schedule: Day 1: No break day Day 2,3,4,5,6: PE 12:35-1:10 Day 7: Art 12:20-1:05 Day 8: Music 12:20-1:05 Lunch: 11:37-12:07 Math Block: 8:30-9:30 Reading Block: 9:30-11:30 Playground & Snack: Around 1:10 each day
SNACK We have snack every day. One healthy snack Water or clear liquids only Please keep their snack separate from their lunch.
BREAKFAST/LUNCH Students who eat breakfast are responsible for doing so before they come to class. Please practice typing in lunch number. Meal Pay Plus Free/Reduced Application Online Ice Cream on Friday Prices: Breakfast- $1.05Lunch: $2.25Adult: $3.00
SENDING IN MONEY *Please send money in a labeled envelope in your child’s Daily Folder. I do not check backpacks each day.
DAILY FOLDERS Behavior Calendar: Please initial next to your child’s behavior each day. Send daily folder back to school each day. Keep any of your child’s work unless it is make-up work. Resources
CURRICULUM Common Core Curriculum Reading: Harcourt Journeys Begin with letters and sounds Small Group Reading: Beverly Tyner (sight words) Math: Go Math! Science: Fusion Social Studies: Social Studies Weekly Newsletters will keep you updated on what we are learning each week.
REPORT CARDS/GRADING CONFERENCES 1 st Report Card- Mandatory Conferences Grading: Check mark or smiley MP- Meets Proficiency DP- Developing Proficiency BP- Below Proficiency
T-SHIRT ORDERS Russell’s Rock Stars Shirt $8.00 Due: August 30 th Please write check out to SSDP.
ABSENCES Excuse note due within 3 days. Late bell rings at 8:25 but instruction begins at 8:15. **NEW SCHOOL POLICY** 5 late check-ins or early check-outs = One Unexcused Absence
BIRTHDAYS You’re welcome to bring (store bought) cupcakes, cakes, cookies, waters, etc. **School Policy** Invitations for birthday parties are not allowed to be handed out at school. I will provide you with a list of addresses and telephone numbers.
I LOVE VOLUNTEERS! Volunteers are always welcome in my classroom. Monday folders, read with kids, tear workbook pages, AR tests, field trip chaperones, etc. Please fill out the volunteer application and arrange a time to come help in the classroom!
ROCKIN’ ROOM MOMS Makenley’s Mom: Courtney Williams Addison’s Mom: Casey Malone
HAYSTACKULAR October 18th-November 17th Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays Our ONLY fundraising project for the year! Life-size hay maze 8,000+ bales of hay Raise over $60,000 in the past 3 years WE NEED YOUR HELP! More information coming soon!
CLASS WEBSITE: SHUTTERFLY Secure Classroom Website: Volunteer Sign-Ups Pictures Calendar- Reminders Class List/Telephone Numbers/ s Newsletters *Please complete the Shutterfly sign up sheet and I will add you to our classroom’s site.
TRANSPORTATION CHANGES Transportation changes must be submitted in writing. Put them in your child’s Daily Folder. **Emergency Changes- Call Suzy in the front office I do not always have access to .