Categories for Mrs. Giountikos

Mrs. G. & Ms. Krachie Week of March 21, 2022

March 22, 2022 10:23 am

Theme: Spring Has Sprung This week, we will be discussing our new season – Spring. This is a perfect week for walks outside on the nature trail to begin observing the subtle changes of the coming season. We will be looking for budding trees, sprouting seedlings, changing temperatures and colors of nature as we explore outside this week. We are... View Article

Mrs. G. & Ms. Krachie Week of March 14, 2022

March 12, 2022 11:57 pm

Theme: This week, we will focus on the letter Pp and the number 20. We will create a word wall of “Pp” words,” learn the correct formation when writing this letter and number and explore the number bonds that can make the number 20. Science: We will explore our solar system and the planets.  Like good scientists, we will ask... View Article

Mrs. G. & Ms. Krachie Week of March 7, 2022

March 8, 2022 11:47 pm

Theme: This week, we will focus on the letter Vv and the number 19. We will create a word wall of “Vv” words,” learn the correct formation when writing this letter and number and explore the number bonds that can make the number 19. Science: We will explore volcanoes and have one “explode” using baking soda and vinegar. We will... View Article

Mrs. G. & Ms. Krachie Week of February 28, 2022

February 28, 2022 11:12 am

Theme: This week we will continue to review our letters and numbers and focus on the books of Dr. Seuss to celebrate Read Across America Week. Theodor Geisel is better known as Dr. Seuss. We will learn about this famous author and read a selection of his many books. In his lifetime Dr. Seuss wrote more than 60 children’s books... View Article

Mrs. G & Ms. Krachie Week of February 21, 2022

February 21, 2022 5:55 pm

Theme: This week we will continue learning about money. We will discuss the value of coins and be able to identify the different coins. We will focus on the letter Mm and the number 17 as well as the 100th day of school on Wednesday and the celebration of Twos Day on 2/22/22, Tuesday. Music: We will take the week to... View Article

Mrs. G & Ms. Krachie Week of February 14, 2022

February 16, 2022 3:17 pm

Mrs. G and Ms. Krachie’s Class – Week of February 14, 2022 Our Theme: Presidents, Money, The Letter Nn, the number This week we will focus on the letter Nn, the number 16, and introduce coins and money. We will identify coins and their value and will discuss George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and the importance of their contributions to our... View Article

Mrs. G & Ms. Krachie Week of February 7, 2022

February 8, 2022 3:11 pm

Our Theme – Valentines/Colors/Letter Review/Number 15 This week we will review the letters we learned to date and introduce the number 15. In addition, we will learn the “plus one” concept of addition. The children know all their colors, but we will reinforce color word recognition, so children master the color sight words.  Our class will prepare for Valentine’s Day... View Article

Mrs. G & Ms. Krachie Week of January 31, 2022

February 3, 2022 7:29 pm

Our Theme: Diversity Dear Pre- K Families, This week we are focusing on the letter Rr, number 14 and colors. We will discuss primary and secondary colors as well as color words. We will be learning about Lunar New Year traditions.  Weekly Theme:Colors/Lunar New Year/ Groundhog DayLetter: RrWeekly Number: 14 Literature:  Reading Makes You Feel GoodBy: Todd Parr Roosters Off to See the WorldBy:... View Article

Mrs. G Week of January 10, 2022

January 15, 2022 4:19 am

Our Theme: Diversity Dear Pre- K Families, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is coming up on the 18th of January. I thought it was appropriate to start our diversity unit in part to honor his memory and legacy, PEACE & UNITY. This will help our children understand that they too can have a part in helping our world be a... View Article

March 9th – March 13th

March 10, 2020 4:29 pm

Letter: Vv / Number: 17 Color: Violet/Purple Dear Pre-K Families, This week we will be learning about the letter Vv and number 17 and the color Violet/Purple. After reading our Alphatales “Vera Vipers Valentine “we will create a new word wall list.We will turn the letter V into a volcano, practice upper and lowercase Vv as well as discovering what... View Article