KG1 Goldfish

Welcome to our class!


Week of: 21 to 25 January

1. Assembly: Thank you to all parents that attended. Our class did a great job and your children were wonderful and so energetic.

2. We are continuing with the Big idea: My community (places we go… supermarket, restaurants, pharmacy, cinema, etc. If you have anything related to these places in the community that the children visit frequently, please send it along to school. We would like to create a life like experience in the classroom. Students will model the careers related to these places.

3. Mad science: This was a huge success. They made their own slime and I hope that you saw it because they took it home.

4. We will visit the Civil Defense department this week Wednesday on the 24th of January. Please make sure that you sign and return the permission slip. Students can only attend if I have a signed slip. Thank you to those who already did send the permission slip.

5. International week: This week 21 to 25 January is international week. We have chosen Turkey as our country to focus on. If you have any items related to this country that we could use to decorate the classroom please send it along. We will have Turkish coffee but using apple juice as the coffee. Please send along some apple juice. This will happen daily. We also need Turkish delight sweets. I will be making lentil soup as part of our foods.

On Thursday the 25th students will be allowed to dress up in the national dress or colours of their own country. Please also send along some food items which is traditional for your own home country. For example if you are from Egypt you dress up in traditional clothes of Egypt and bring some traditional Egyptian, Sudanese will dress up in their clothes and so on.

Week of: 14 to 18 January

1. Assembly: Our class is presenting the assembly this week on Thursday 18 January at 7:30 am. Parents only are invited to attend in the small cafeteria.

2. We are continuing with the Big idea: My community (places we go… supermarket, restaurants, pharmacy, cinema, etc. If you have anything related to these places in the community that the children visit frequently, please send it along to school. We would like to create a life like experience in the classroom. Students will model the careers related to these places.

3. Mad science: We are so excited to have this group visiting us in class on Tuesday. They will spend 45 minutes doing fun activities and experiments with the students.

3. We will visit the Civil Defense department next week Wednesday on the 24th of January. Please make sure that you sign and return the permission slip. Students can only attend if I have a signed slip.

4. International week: This will take place during the week of 21 to 25 January. We have chosen Turkey as our country to focus on. If you have any items related to this country that we could use to decorate the classroom please send it along. We had many parents providing goods for Qatar national day and I would like to thank them. I know that you will do the same this time around. If anyone can provide us with some Turkish delight sweets it will be appreciated, so that students can get a taste of Turkey!! On Thursday the 25th students will be allowed to dress up in the national dress or colours of their own country. For example if you are from Egypt you dress up in traditional clothes of Egypt, Sudanese will dress up in their clothes and so on.

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