Melissa Cohen

Welcome to Kindergarten!

Kindergarten will be utilizing the REMIND app, which is another way to communicate with parents. This REMIND app will be used to communicate reminders, regarding general information and classroom events.  

Your child be sent home with a homework folder on a daily
basis. This folder should be returned to school every day. There
is a "Take Home" side and a "Return to School" side. Please take out all papers that are on the "Take Home" side. Please return homework or important notices on the "Return to School" side. 

Homework will be given Monday-Thursday. In addition to homework being in their Sixteenth Avenue Folder, your child will be given a math workbook where homework will be assigned most nights. This math workbook MUST be returned to school the following day. Please do not rip out the page and check math pages assigned below.

Assessments will be given on Fridays. 

WEEK OF 6/18-6/22:


RED WORD(S): review

MATH: Review



Sight Words (Study daily):

 I, like, we, the, am, and, see, can, a, is, me, come, at, with, to,

what, it, my, you, are, now, who, so, this, be, that, on, will of,

go, said, for, all, up, her, play, she, he, was, have, no, in, by,

yes, do 


Our Moving-Up ceremony will take place on Monday, June 18th at 5:00 p.m. SHARP at the Memorial High School auditorium. Please arrive between 4:30 and 4:45--NO LATER THAN 4:45.

School remains in session for the whole week.  Monday and Tuesday are full days.  Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday are single session days.  School lunch will not be served on the single session days.  Please pack a small snack/lunch.  Dismissal is at 1:00 pm.

Friday, June 22, is our last day of school. 

Our classroom is air conditioned. Please bring in a sweater and a bottle of water daily. 

Indoor student dismissal during inclement weather: Gym doors
are designated for each kindergarten class. Adults are not permitted to enter the school, unless visiting the main office. 

Please pack your child a snack daily. 

Gym will be every week on Thursday. Your child must wear

sneakers to participate. 

Please follow the student dress code.

NO sweatshirts with hoods allowed to be worn in class.

*Click on Useful Links to practice skills

****OUR CLASSROOM IS A PEANUT AND NUT FREE ROOM. Please be mindful of this when sending daily snack in with your child. Any nuts or products containing nuts may not be permitted in class. Thank you for your cooperation and for helping us to keep all of our students safe! 

Click on "Useful Links" on the left hand side for educational websites!

If you are ordering scholastic books online, our code is NDZL3(click on useful links)

Skills to practice at home:
-Stating and writing first and last name
-Writing simple sentences
-Sounding out letter
-Using inventive spelling to spell unknown words
-Identifying uppercase and lowercase letters
-Counting to 100
-Counting and recognizing 0-20
-Stating address and phone number
-Be able to listen and follow 1-2 step directions

Click here for great activities!