Nikki O'Hara

Welcome to Mrs. O'Hara's 

Kindergarten Class


Mishawaka Catholic School builds disciples of Jesus Christ through faith formation, academic excellence, and service to others in accordance with the teachings of the 
Roman Catholic Church.



Dear Parents,
Welcome to kindergarten!  I am very excited to have your child in my class.  If you have any questions during the year please don't hesitate to email at nohara@mcmish.org.
 
 
Meet the teacher:  I have been in catholic education for 17 years. I have a B.A. in English from the University of Notre Dame and I went through the Saint Mary's College Elementary Education program.  I have taught 3rd grade, kindergarten, and first grade. All of my children attend Mishawaka Catholic and my family belongs to the St. Bavo parish.


 

Week of February 11th-15th

**Valentine’s Day party is Thursday, February 14 from 10:20-11:20.  All are welcome to attend. Please make sure you have your safe environment done. We will make valentine bags this week during stations so no Valentine’s boxes are needed.  Students need 19 Valentine cards that are signed by their name only.

**Please send in the assigned item that was sent home in the letter last Friday by this Wednesday, February 13th.

**No School Monday, February 19th (President’s Day)

Things we are learning this week:

Religion:

  • Celebrations in the church
  • Discussing the mass, baptism and weddings.

Reading/Writing/Phonics:

-Letter writing and identification of Cc

-Letter/ k/ sound

-Introducing putting letters in abc order

-Reviewing vowel sounds and compound words

Math:

-Subtracting groups of objects and tell how many are left

-Writing a subtraction sentence

Social Studies- Continuing American symbols

 

Homework Notes:

Math: pgs. 313-314 (7.1-Extra Practice)

 

Writing Our Catholic Faith: Letter Cc pages 14-15

 

Reading: You are going on a Cc hunt.  Look for objects that begin with the /Kk/ sound.

Leveled book will be coming home.  Please read the book and return on Friday. Students need to read the book at least 2 times before it is returned.

 


 

Websites for parents:
abcya.com
starfall.com
https://www.bigideasmath.com/BIM/login​
https://community.nwea.org/docs/DOC-2049

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