Mrs. Alvis' Kindergarten Connections (GES)

What is Happening in Room 114?

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October, 2013

No Ice Cream Tomorrow!

Due to all the Halloween treats, I am making the executive decision that our little kiddos don’t need ice cream tomorrow.  We will resume ice cream next Friday, Nov. 8th.  Thank you for understanding.

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Have a safe and Happy Halloween!

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No School, Nov. 5

There will be no school for students on Nov. 5.  Parent/Teacher Conferences will be available during the hours of 11:00am-7:o0 pm.  Please call the office if you would like to make an appointment.  556-5321.

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Trunk or Treat

The family tree (Mrs. Alvis) had so much fun seeing her students and k team at Trunk or Treat.  Enjoy some pics.    

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Costume Parade on Oct. 31, 2:15pm!

Mrs. Alvis’ News                                        Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 2013   Important Dates: Oct. 28: Report Card Sent Home Oct. 31: Halloween: K students can wear their non-scary costumes to school on this day.  No toy weapons of any kind allowed.  Masks may only be worn for the parade at 2:15pm. Costume parade at 2:15pm and small party at 2:30pm.   Language …Continue reading →

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Costume Parade

All kindergarteners can come to school on Oct. 31st dressed in Halloween costumes.  Make sure your costume is comfortable and appropriate for school.  (Please do not bring any fake weapons, swords, or toy guns. No really scary costumes allowed!) If your costume has a mask, you can only wear the mask for the parade. Students will parade around GES at …Continue reading →

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Trunk or Treat is Oct. 26

Mrs. Alvis’ News                                           Oct. 21-25, 2013   Dates of significance: Oct. 26th-Truck or Treat   Language Arts: Fundations Unit 1, week 7 (focus on letters r and e) making an Elmer the Elephant beginning sound sort counting syllables learning about literacy stations making a raccoon SOL: K.1-K.13   Math: identifying numbers 6, 7, 8 writing numbers comparing numbers making …Continue reading →

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Silly Sock Tomorrow

Please remember that tomorrow, Oct. 18th is Silly Sock Day for show and tell.  Students are asked to wear their silliest socks to share for Show and Tell.  Do not be bring any other show and tell this week.  Tomorrow’s show and tell will be for sharing our silly socks.  Don’t go buy silly socks either.  Socks can be mix …Continue reading →

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Building a Bridge Engineering

After learning many different versions of the fairytale, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, students were given an engineering challenge to build a new bridge for the billy goats.  We looked at bridge structures on a powerpoint and then divided into groups of 3 to work on our design brief. The design brief was as follows: your bridge must be at …Continue reading →

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Time Is Flying! 39 Days of School Already

I can’t believe how fast the time is flying.  We must be having so much fun in room 114!  Here is a little info. for next week: Mrs. Alvis’ News                                            Oct. 14-18, 2013   Mark Your Calendars: Oct. 14th: No School For Students- Enjoy the holiday. Oct. 26th: Trunk or Treat   Language Arts: making a word family bat …Continue reading →

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