Keseday, Julie


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Hello, my name is Julie  Keseday and welcome to my Kindergarten Class!! This is my third year teaching at Grandview and my 8th school year teaching in the school district. 

 Room 33
Contact Information: 

Email: JKeseday@pway.org

Call: 732-752-2501 x5761

Please leave a message on my voicemail and I will get back to you as soon as possible! If you need to get a message to me immediately, please call the main office.  

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I cannot believe we have been in Kindergarten over 100 days!!!!!!  Time really flies when you are having fun! 

 Literacy:
 We are working on reading patterns, snap (sight) words, and writing using our phonemic awareness. 

Math:
We are moving through Chapter 9 where we are working on 2D &   3D shapes. 

Social Studies: 
We have learned about dinosaurs, castles and knights,  ninjas, Ancient Egypt, the Amazon, the Ice Age and outer space. We have also been learning about inspirational leaders in history!

Science:
We are currently learning about plants and animals.  

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Specials Schedule:
Gym-
Monday & Wednesday
Art-
Tuesday
Digital Literacy-
Thursday
Music- Friday

Library -
Wednesday

*Please wear sneakers to school every Monday & Wednesday. 

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March Events
March 2- Wear Red & White Stripes to school!
March 3rd- Wear a hat to school!
March 4th- Crazy Hair Day!
March 5th - Wear clothes with Pockets!
March 6th- Crazy Sock Day!
March 6th Spring Picture Day!

Mar. 3rd- 3rd - 6th- Spare Change Challenge
Mar. 17th-20th -Book Fair
Mar. 18th- Family Fun & Late Book Fair Night
Mar. 25th- The Brain Show
Mar. 27th- Walk-a-thon!


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Homework

Homework will be sent home each day, Monday-Thursday.
Homework will be one literacy page and one math page. 
Starting in December I will begin sending home a weekly book club assignment to foster a love for reading and comprehension, which will be completed in addition to the daily homework.

 
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Classroom Schedule
8:40-9:00am -Arrival Morning Review
9:00-9:15am- Opening Group (flag, calendar, weather)
9:15-10:15am - Reader's Workshop
10:15-10:30am- Snack
10:30am-11:15pm - Writer's Workshop
11:15pm-12:10pm  Math

12:10pm-12:35pm- Recess
12:40pm-1:05pm- Lunch
1:10pm-1:40pm-   Fundations
1:40pm-2:10pm 
Monday- Social Studies
Tuesday & Wednesday- Science 
Thursday & Friday- Read Aloud/Shared Reading
2:10pm-2:25pm - Free Choice
2:30pm-3:10pm -Specials (Gym, Art, Music, Digital Literacy)
3:10pm-3:20pm- Dismissal


Quick Links: 

Piscataway School District
Grandview Elementary School


 Educational  Links:
www-k6.thinkcentral.com
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