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     Welcome to Mrs. Graham's
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    Email Address: kimberly.graham@matsuk12.us
    Phone number: (907) 861-5716
     
     

     

    Hi!  My name is Kim Graham.  I was born and raised in Alaska. I graduated From UAF with a B.Ed in Education in 1994 and I have a Reading Specialist Certificate from UAS.  I have been married to the love of my life for 31 years.  We have two wonderful daughters who attended Pioneer Peak School.  One is a senior in college, the other is a nurse.  We couldn't be more proud parents! 

    I love absolutely LOVE teaching Kindergarten!  I love watching their little minds work and the many ideas they come up with.  I have the greatest job in the world! 
     
    This year your child will learn the alphabet, learn to read, or at least get the fundamentals to do so, and count to a 100 plus.  They will learn the sight words that will help them with their reading and learn to add and subtract.  But most importantly, they will learn to work with others and listen to directions from another adult.  This is an exciting time in their life!
      
     
    Newletters Newsletter September 30
     
     

     Here we go!

    Your Kiddos schedule will be as follows: (As it Stands Right Now)

    9:15 School Starts
    9:30  Reading
    10:00 Language Arts/Writing

    10:35 Snack and story

    11:00 Skills Block

    11:55 Recess 

    12:40 Lunch  Come Join Us Anytime!

    1:00 Story Time

    2:00 Specials- Day 1: Music Day 2: Library and Computers, Day 3: Gym

     We will have class computer lab Tuesday morning and Thursday afternoons

    3:00 Art/Science/ Social Studies

    3:45 Dismissal
     
     
    Things We Will Work on The First Quarter
    • Learn to Love Learning
    • Engage with Others
    • Constructive Play/ Imaginative Play
    • Critical Thinking
    • Counting/adding/subtracting 1-10
    • Learn our ABC's
    • Following Directions
    • Engage in Quality Stories/Songs/Rhyming
    • Shapes and colors
    • We do ask parents to read with their child nightly 15 to 20 minutes and we have weekly short math packets.
       
       
      • We highly encourage parent volunteers! Either at home or in the classroom!
    • The math program we use is Go Math and have a new reading program this year it is called Journeys. Pioneer Peak follows the Alaska State Standards and all subject matters for kindergarten.  Our State does not follow Common Core. 
       
    Websites:
     
     

    A Learning site (Abcya.com)