Omelio, Mrs. C.

WELCOME to KINDERGARTEN!
 
Mrs. Carolyn Omelio (formerly Marsh)
Kindergarten Teacher
Gillette School 
Room 8

Welcome
Brief Bio: This is my fourth year teaching at Gillette School. I completed my student teaching here during the 2011-2012 school year. I received my Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education as well as Psychology at the College of Saint Elizabeth. In addition to receiving my Bachelors degree, I also received my Special Education Certification. I am thrilled to be teaching Kindergarten and am looking forward to an amazing school year!
 
To reach me: The best way to reach me is by e-mailing me at comelio @ longhill.orgYou can also send a note in with your child OR leave me a voicemail at 647-2313 ext. 1005.  
 
Expectations: Students are required to follow our 4 classroom rules
1.) Listen
2.) Raise your hand
3.) Keep your hands and feet to yourself. 
4.) Respect your classmates and your teacher. 
Daily Homework: Students will have homework every night except Friday. Please allow your child to complete homework with little assistance.    

Specials Schedule:

Monday- Library 10:30-11:00 Please return any books that were taken out.

Tuesday- Gym 9:40-10:10 Please wear sneakers

Wednesday- Gym 10:55-11:40 Please wear sneakers

Thursday- Music 10:40-11:25

Friday- Art 10:00-10:40  

 

Our Sight Words:
I, am, the, little, to, a, is, have, we, my, like, he, she, for, with, me, see, look, they, of you, are, do, that, one, two, three, four, five, six, here, go, from, black, brown, all, at, ate, did, am, out, our, be, but, too, no, new, into, now, on, ride, good, soon, so, ran, get, will, want, went
You can make notecards and practice sight words at home.
 
Letter sounds to date: 
a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, i, j, k, l, m, n, o, p, q, r, s, t, u, v, w, x, y, z
You can practice letter names and sounds at home. You can also start to build CVC words and practice tapping out words and blending them (say it fast). For example: bat, cat, fat, mat, big, bit, bin, can, fan, man, tan, dig, dog, fog, cut. 
 
Birthdays: Please contact me to celebrate your child's birthday in school. If your child has a summer birthday you can celebrate their half birthday.
June 21st: Matthew
June 30th: Jacob
July 1st: Riley
July 6th: Suzie
 
Scholastic Reading Club: 
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