Jennie Morrell

Morrell

Click on the links below for online learning for kindergartners.

Scholastic Learn at Home

Scholastic Let's Find Out Magazine

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Special News

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

November 2nd - Picture Re-Takes

 

November 3rd & 4th - Parent Teacher Conferences
Students will be dismissed from school at 1:00.  In-person and virtual conferences are available. 
A sign-up schedule will be sent home soon.

 

  

 

AES Spirit Days

Let's go AES!

Click above to see the school spirit days for this school year. 

 Homework

*Please read with your child every day. Talk about the story as you read and when finished.

What do you think is going to happen next?

Who was in the story?  Where did the story take place?

What happened first in this story?  What happened next/last?

What was your favorite part of the story?  Why did you like that part?

Did this story remind you about other stories we've read/things that have happened to us?

 

Click below for some Kindergarten

Literacy Building Activities to try at home:

Literacy Bingo

Literacy Games & Activities

 

 

 

 

 


 Newsletters

 Week of 9/7-10/21

Week of 9/13-9/17

Week of 9/20-9/24

Week of 9/27-10/1

Week of 10/4-10/8

Week of 10/13-10/15

 


 

More From Mrs. Morrell

RULER - Using the Mood Meter

Learn how to use this tool and strategies to help manage emotions.  We use the Mood Meter in our classroom on a daily basis, as a check-in to mark how we are feeling at arrival and as a tool to help us regulate our big emotions.

Click here to view a copy of the Mood Meter we use in kindergarten.

 

Losing our grip: More students entering school without fine motor skills

Please read this October 2015 article on the increase of fine motor difficulties in young children.  There are some great home activities to help build your preschoolers fine motor skills.

 

 

 Loose Parts Play

What exactly are "loose parts" and how can young children play with them?  See how these collections of items can help your children with their creativity, spatial awareness, fine motor and cognitive skills.

 

Reminders

Rest blankets should be returned to school at the beginning of each week. 

Children should wear sneakers to school on Tuesdays for PE class.

Send an extra change of clothes and face masks to school with your child.

Library books should be returned to school by Wednesdays.

 

 

 


Photos - 2021-2022

 

 

 Practicing number writing formation

Shaving Cream Numbers

 

 

International Dot Day - 2021

A celebration of creativity, courage, and collaboration

 

Celebrating Dot Day

 

Sky Writing
Pointing to the lines on the Fundations Writing Grid
Sky Writing