Hello,I have taught kindergarten for 20 years because KINDERGARTEN ROCKS!!! This year brings so much growth-social, emotional and academic-that there is never a dull moment!I have 3 grown daughters of my own. They went to Lewis and Clark when they were young! I also have a cat named Rhubarb, and a puppy named Sunshine. I love to ski, hike, read and spend time with 5 and 6-year-olds!Here is the schedule for a typical day in Kindergarten:
8:25 Meet on playground, line #3. Please be on time every day!
8:25-8:50 Morning routines and shared or independent reading
8:35-9:05 Monday and Friday Creative Movement
10:00-10:50 Literacy Writers Workshop
10:55-11:50 Lunch first, recess second
11:50-12:10 Read aloud
1:00 Wed. library check out
1:25-1:40 Afternoon Meeting-time to share our discoveries and wonderings!
1:40-1:55 Recess (Thursday 2:00 dismissal, no recess)
1:55-2:20 Show and Share, closing circle and pack up
2:20-2:50 Essential class of the day-gym, media arts, Spanish, music
2:50-2:55 Closing meeting and dismissal-bus friends to the bus, riders/walkers out front at south entranceMelissa Cooper
Lewis and Clark Elementary School,
(406)728-2400 extension 4358