I know I’ve been MIA for over a month, and all I can say is that things around here have been 12 kinds of C-R-A-Z-Y!!!! I have 9 days left with my kiddos and have barley started end-of-the-year assessments (YIKES!!!)
This year I tried something new with my kindergarteners to make the last 26 days of school a little more fun. It's called an Alphabet Countdown to Summer. Here is what’s going on…
Awesome Art Day Bring 2 toilet paper rolls. We will be making nature binoculars to take with us on our filed trip to
. McFarland Park
Billions of Bubbles Day Make your own bubble wand at home; bring it to school to see how big of a bubble you can create!
Chow Down Day We will have lunch and a movie in the classroom!
Dot Doodles in Denim Day Wear denim. We will be creating pictures using only dots.
Extra Recess Day We will have extra recess!
Farm Day Dress like a farmer!
Grandmas & Grandpas Day Students may invite either a Grandma or a Grandpa (or another special guest if a grandparent cannot attend) to join us for some fun in our classroom from 9:00-10:00.
Hello From First Grade Day We will each receive a letter from a first grader telling us all about first grade!
Investigating Nature Day Nature Detectives Field Trip at
. (Dress for hiking in the woods!) McFarland Park
Joke Day Write a joke on an index card and bring it to school to read to the class.
Kids Love their Parents Day Parents (or other special guest) are invited to join us for pastries and juice in our classroom from 8:10-8:40.
Loving Laps Day Wear exercise clothes and tennis shoes! The whole school will be walking the trails for Go the Distance Day. (May bring water.)
Marvelous Music Day Get ready to sing and dance to some of our favorite songs!
Nifty Necklace Day We will make edible necklaces out of cereal.
Orange Day Wear orange! We will finger paint orange masterpieces.
Pajamas & Books Day Wear pajamas! Someone from Ames Public Library will visit our classroom to talk about the library and the Bookmobile.
"Red-y" for First Grade Day Wear red and get ready to sneak into 1st grade for a peak around while they are out… Shhhhhh!
Singing Superhero Day We will be decorating superhero capes! We will also be practicing for our music concert, which will be held at 6:30 at the Middle School.
Terrific Teams Day Wear your favorite sports clothes or team colors.
Unbelievably Special We will have recess and a special treat with our buddies.
Very Great Readers Day We have becoming unbelievable readers this year! Bring a bag of books and a flashlight for some fun reading time!
Wacky Water Day It's a beach party! Bring a swimsuit, beach towel & beach toys. NO SQUIRT GUNS!!!
X-tra Snack Day Bring a healthy snack to eat later in the day.
Yippee for Field Day! We will do lots of fun activities outside for the elementary field day.
Zippity Do Dah… We will be enjoying our last day of kindergarten!
it's our last day!