Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen Notes

Our Happy Kinders~

Notes

Posted: June 17, 2024

Happy Fathers Day! I hope you had a great weekend celebrating with your Dads and Grandfathers.

Wow, believe it or not,this is our final week of school and what a busy week it will be.   

Homework-Timelines- Your timelines are do by June 20th, but please send your timelines in as you complete them and  you can share them with the class. I can't wait to see your timelines. I will return it to you! 

 Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes everyday but,Thursday. Please dress in comfortable clothing and remember to wear your sneakers no crocs or sandals, as we will be going outside for classes when the weather is nice.

Student Appreciation Day- A huge thank you to our Home and School and everyone who came out to participate in our totally awesome Raiders celebration.We loved everthing and certainly had a fabuloue day, thanks to so many wonderful vounteers.

K-2 Sports Day- Tuesday, June 18th is our Sports Day. Students are asked to dress in comfy clothes and wear their outddor sneakers as we will be doing several running activities outside. Please wear a hat, sunscreen and bugspray. Remember to bring your water bottle. For lunch we are ordering pizza. Please fillout and return the pizza slip (with the money) by Monday, June 17th. Thanks!

School Awards Day- Will be held on Thursday June, 20th starting at 9:00 am in the gym.

Report Cards will be handed out on Friday June 21st at the end of the day.

Our last day of Kindergarten will be Friday June 21st. I will miss all of my little Kinders very much. We had a wonderful year and I am so very proud of each of you. You have come a long way since your first day at Nelson Rural. I hope you have a super fun and safe summer vacation. Take care and Smile, Smile, Smile, and please be kind to each other!!

Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :) 

Posted: June 9, 2024

Hi there! I hope you had a fun weekeknd, despite the rainy weather.This week we have some fun events planned, starting with our class field trip to the Bowling Alley and Dairy Queen for lunch, on Monday June 10th.It should be a lot of fun as we are excited to join our friends in Mrs. Pooles Kindergarten Class.   

Homework- This week read your 2 books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book.

Timelines- A timeline page will be sent home this week to be filled out and returned by next Thursday, June 20th. You are asked to share 3 pictures ( birth, 2-3years old and now) of your child on the timeline. Please talk to your child about what they were like at each age. Did they have a favourite stuffy or a favourite song, book, show when they were young? What was their first word? Did they like\dislike a certain food?etc. Write a little note to go with each picture, but please be sure that your child knows what the picture is about as they will be presenting their timelines to the class. Send your time lines in as you complete them and I will return it to you! This is always a fun activity to end our year with. It's neat to see how much your little ones have changed since they were babies. Thanks and have fun travelling down memory lane with your little one.

 Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes everyday but, Thursday. Please dress in comfortable clothing and remember to wear your sneakers no crocs or sandals, as we will be going outside for class when the weather is nice.

Student Appreciation Day- Our Home and School will sponsor a day of fun on Friday, June 14th to show our Raiders how much they appreciated at Nelson Rural! More details will follow this week!

Remember to bring your water bottle to school each day.

HAPPY FATHERS DAY- A huge thank you to all of our Dads and Grandfathers for everthing you do for us. We hope you have a wonderful Fathers Day ! WE LOVE YOU!

We are in for a super fun week Kinders, so Smile, Smile, Smile and please be kind to each other!!

Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

Posted: June 2, 2024

Happy June, everyone! Can you believe it, your little Kinders are in their last month of school. So hard to believe our year is almost done.Our first June weekend was a beautiful one. I hope that you were able  to get outside to enjoy it!! Here's what's going on this week in Kindergarten!    

Homework- This week read your 2 books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book. In Math play the card game Crazy 8, this is a spin on the original Crazy 8 game, as we are looking for partners of 8. We have been playing in class, so the children will love to show you how to play. The rules will be sent home on Monday, and can be found below.Have Fun!!

 Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes everyday but, Thursday. Please dress in comfortable clothing and wear your sneakers for outdoor play. With the warmer weather many of our gym classes have been outdoors, so it is very important to continue to wear sneakers, no crocs or sandals, please.

Library- All library books are due by June 7th. If you have not already done so, please return your library book to school. Thanks!

Field Trip- On Monday, June 10th the Kindergarten classes will be going to the bowling alley to bowl and have lunch at DQ. A permission slip and lunch menu will be sent home on Tuesday of this week and is due back on Friday, June 7th. Please fill out your childs lunch order and return it with the $7 to school.The school will cover the cost of bowling for each child ($7). 

Participaction Community Challenge- Our school and district is enetered in the Participaction challenge to try and make our Nelson Rural community the most active community.Any activitywe do at school and home counts. So register online and help Nelson get active!  Please read the poster attached. Let's Go Raiders!

Don't forget to bring your water bottle to school everyday, especially since we are spending more time outdoors, with the nice weather.

Let's have a great first week of June, Kinders! Smile and be kind to each other!!

Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

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Posted: May 26, 2024

Hello everyone, can you belive it, we are entering our last week of May! Wow the month just flew by.It was a lovely weekend and a busy time on the river with so may people out fishing. It was awesome to see sooo many boats on the river.    

Homework- This week read your 2 books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book. Review your sight words this week with Read for Speed sheet. 

 Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes everyday but Thursday. Please dress in comfortable clothing and wear your sneakers for outdoor play. With the warmer weather many of our gym classes have been outdoors, so it is very important to continue to wear sneakers, no crocs or sandals, please.

Don't forget to bring your water bottle to school everyday, especially since we are spending more time outdoors, with the nice weather.

Let's have a super fun last week of May, Kinders! Smile and remember to be kind to each other!!

Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

Posted: May 20, 2024

Hi there everyone, I hope you are enjoying the lovely holiday Monday and had a great weekend. Looking forward to our week together.  

Homework- This week read your 2 books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book. Play the send  sight word game. Roll the dice and trace the words under the list.

 Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Please dress in comfortable clothing.

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

Looking forward to a great week in Kindergarten! Smile and be kind to each other!! Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

Posted: May 19, 2024

Enjoy yoiur long weekend as Monday May 20th, Victoria Day, is a holiday.

Posted: May 12, 2024

Happy Mothers Day to all of our amazing Moms and Grandmothers, thank you for everything you do for us. We hope you have a fantastic day.  

Homework- This week read your 2 books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book. Review your sight word list. 

 Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Please dress in comfortable clothing and wear outdoor sneakers, as we are having more gym classes outside with the nicer weather.

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

Lets have a great week Kinders! Smile and be kind to each other!! Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

Posted: May 5, 2024

Hi there everyone, I hope you had a fun weekend. Looking forward to our week together.  

Homework- This week read your 2 books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book. For math, complete the mothers day graph. Count and colour that many of each picture on the graph.

 

Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Please dress in comfortable clothing.

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

Happy Mothers Day to our wonderful Mom's and Grandmother's. We love you and appreciate everything you do for us. Enjoy your special day on Sunday, May 12th, you deserve the best of everything!

Have a fantastic week at school, Kinders! Smile and be kind to each other!! Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

Can you believe it, we are at the end of April and heading into May. What a lovely weekend we had some bright sunny weather, a great time to get out and enjoy the beauty of Spirng. This is a 3 day week for the students. There is NO SCHOOL on Thursday, May 2 and Friday May 3rd due to NBTA meetings. 

Weather- Yes the weather is nicer and sunny but, it is still very cool in the morning when the children arrive at school.We get the cool air from the river so may of the children find it cold in the morning. Please continue to send a jacket, hat and mittens\gloves in your childs bookbag. By lunch, we usually don't need the warmer clothes but, they are still neccessary in the early morning and recess at 10:00am. Thanks!

Homework- This week play a math game, Magic 6's, Lucky 7's or  7 UP. We are working on measurement, tall and short. Today we measured how long the students were with string. The children are taking the string home and are to find 3 things that are as long as the ir string. Have Fun! Play Read for Speed sight word game. Roll the dice and read the sight words under that number.Return the sheet to class. Students have 2 books in the front sleeve of their homework book.Read your books throughout the week.Point to the words, look for sight words,use the picture for cues and sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book. You can keep your book for Thursday and Friday and return on Monday. Thanks.

Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Monday-Wednesday. Please dress in comfortable clothing.

Jump Rope For Heart- We will be doing our fundraiser jump day on May 1st, at school. Envelopes were sent home with students. If your child plans to participate in this very worthwhile cause please send in the envelope by deadline Monday April, 29th. Please include all money and sponsors names and addresses on the envelope. Thanks so much!

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

It's a short but, busy week ahead. So let's have a great week, Kinders! Smile and be kind to each other!! Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

If you intend to register your child for Grade 1 french Immersion you must contact Linda Dickson at the District Office, 506-778-6844 or email linda.dickson@nbed.nb.ca. The deadline is this Friday, April, 26th.The district link is no longer available. Thanks!

Posted: April 21, 2024

Happy Earth Day everyone. I hope you can get outside and celebrate our amazing planet on Monday. Together we can take care of the earth.On Earth Day, we would like everyone to wear blue and green and bring a littlerless lunch. This is one small way we can all help save our planet.Thanks!

Homework- This week play the math game 7UP.We have been playing in class and the children really enjoy it.Have fun! The rules are attached.Read your 2 books this week. Look for sight words, sound out the unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book.Return your homework book on Friday.

Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Tuesday,Wednesday and Friday this week.Dress in comfortable clothing.

Library- We will visit the library on Thursday. Be sure to return your book so that you will be able to sign out a new one.

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

Lets have a wonderful week in Kindergarten.Together we can, work and play and have fun together. Smile  and be kind to each other!! Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

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Posted: April 14, 2024

Hi there! I hope you had a fun weekend. We start the week with Parent\Teacher Interviews on Monday April 15th-8:30-11:30am. There will be NO SCHOOL for students.

As we begin our week together on Tuesday April,16th, please be sure to continue to wear your winter or rubber boots to school as the playground is still very wet and muddy. Please send an extra pair of socks in your childs book bag, just in case their feet get wet. Thanks!

Homework- This week review your sight words, complete the literacy cvc story comprehension sheet and play the math game Lucky 7's, a few times throughout the week.Have fun! The game is similar to Magic 6's. but now you must find partners for 7. Check the documents for the rules for the game. Read your book about Spring this week. Look for sight words, sound out cvc words and unknown words. Sign your reading log each time you read the book.Return your homework book on Friday.

Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Tuesday,Wednesday and Friday this week.Dress in comfortable clothing.

Library- We will visit the library on Thursday. Be sure to return your book so that you will be able to sign out a new one.

School Fundraiser Prize Assembly- We will be having our prize assembly on Friday, April 19th. Please wear school colours.Thanks to everyone who supported our school fundraiser, it was very much appreciated.

Yearbook Orders Due on Friday, April 19th, the cost $25.

K-2 Activity Evening -Tier 1 Girls Volleyball team will be hosting an activity evening for the K-2 students this Friday ,April 19,from 6:00-7:00.They'll rotate through by age grouping (k-1-2) for some games, freeze dance, and maybe a craft (not sure if time will work for this though).Admission $5 (no canteen).  There will be random prize draws for those attending. 

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

Looking forward to a great week together, Kinders. Share, care and be kind to each other. Smile!      Mrs. Sullivan-Goguen :)

Parent\Teacher Interviews Monday April 15th- 8:30-11:30

PD for Teachers in the afternoon.

Posted: April 7, 2024

Hi there, what a very messy,snowy weekend we had.Be sure to come dressed in your winter clothes , boots,hats, mittens to play in the snow.

Solar Eclipse- Monday April 8th there will be an early dismissal for students at 11:30 to ensure they arrive home safely for the solar eclipse.Solar eclipse glasses were sent home with each student on Thursday. This is qite and event, Miramichi will experience 100% totality. This is the first time since the year 932 that New Brunswick has experienced this.Please be safe and enjoy the display. 

Homework- This week review your sight words, complete the literacy cvc word sheet and play the math game Magic 6's. The rules for the game are attached.Return your homework book on Friday.

Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Tuesday,Wednesday and Friday this week.We will miss Mondays class. Dress in comfortable clothing.

Library- On Thursday, we will visit the library. Be sure to return your book so that you will be able to sign out a new one.

Report Cards go home on Tuesday,April 9th. Please keep the report,sign,fill out and return the response and interview sheet in the envelope.

Parent Teacher Interviews will be on Thursday,April 11th-4:00-6:00pm and Monday,April 15th,      8:30-11:30am.Interviews will be in-person, but if you are unable to attend please let me know and a phone interview or arrangements for another date can be scheduled.Please fill out your request on the interview sheet. There will be No School for students on Monday,April 15th.

Please remember to bring your water bottle to school everyday.

A super exciting start to our week Kinders. Let's have a wonderful week at school, share, care and be kind to each other:) Smile! Mrs. Sullivan-Gogeuen

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Posted: April 1, 2024

Hi there, I hope you had a fun Easter holiday and got to enjoy some yummy treats. We enter April with a four day week, here's whats going on in Kindergarten.

Tuesday, April 2nd, is World Autism Awareness Day, to show our support, we are asked to please wear blue. Thanks!                      

Homework- This week the homework book will go home on Wednesday: Read the book "The Cat and the Rat" each night. Read the sight words and sound out the CVC words, use the picture to help.Remember the heart words (found on your word sheet with the heart under it) you need to know by heart, you can not always sound out these words. Students print their names on the reading log each night they read. Complete the at word family sheet. return your homework book on Friday, Thanks!

Phys.Ed-We have phys.ed classes Tuesday,Wednesday and Friday this week. Dress in comfortable clothing.

Library- On Thursday, we  will visit the library. Be sure to return your book so that you will be able to sign out a new one.

Bring your water bottle to school everyday.

Solar Eclipse- Monday April 8th there will be an early dismissal for students at 11:30 to ensure they arrive home safely for the solar eclipse.

Eager to begin a new month with my little Kinders. Can't wait to hear about your Easter fun. Let's have a super fun week together. Share, care and be kind to each other:) Mrs. Sullivan-Gogeuen

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