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Welcome to Ms. Morgan's 2020-21 Class Page

Ms. Morgan and Ms. Michelle are virtually teaching PK this school year. 

 We are located on  the Breaux Bridge Primary school campus but our virtual classroom can be accessed everywhere!  While we have the flexibility to communicate through most of our day, please observe our office hours for important communications. 

 

email: morgan_guillory@saintmartinschools.org

 

remind class code: @bbpvs

 

Office Hours 12-2

  

 

 

 Visit our Virtual Classroom 

 

 

  

 

 

 

Home Learning Resources

 

DIG  DIG Pre-K at Home offers Dr. Jean songs and videos, Letter People online games and songs, and printables to use away from the computer. 

 

 

GoNoodle  GoNoodle® engages with movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts. 

 

 

ReadyRosie Weekly activities in the areas of Learning at Home, Prevention & Care, Emotional Well-Being.

 

FrogStreet You can access over 250 English and Spanish electronic books, activities and songs from the Frog Street “Empowering Families” and “Sing & Read” collections simply by creating an account and logging in.

 

Teaching Strategies Sample Schedules, Guided Daily Learning Plans, and Curated Activities. 

 

 

  

PK Snap Power Words (sight words)

 

and can do go
is it like love
me my on  see
the to we you

 

Kindergarten Power Words

 

a all am an
and are at be
big can can't come
do down for get
go had has have
he here I in
is it like little
live look lots love
me my no of
on one said see
she that the there
they this to up
want was we went
what where who why
will with yes you

 

 

Focus Questions and Wow Words 

 

 

Technology in Our World/Under Construction

 

May 3-7         Focus question: How does technology change our world?

   week 1           Wow words: dim, huddle, frustrated, unexpected, startled  

 

May 10-14      Focus question: What was life like 100 years ago? 

   week 2          Wow words: machine, invent, progress, improve, obstacle

 

May 17-21     Focus question: What makes Louisiana special?  

  Louisiana        Wow words: symbol, environment, cuisine, music, festival

 

 

 

Living Things/Farms & Folk life

 

March 29-April 1 Focus question: What grows?

   week 1              Wow words: curious, transform, agree, disagree, ridiculous

  

April 12-16        Focus question: What do living things need?

   week 2              Wow words: gasp, impossible, harm, tiny, huge

 

April 19-23        Focus question:  What do plants need to grow?

   week 3               Wow words: mystery, sprout, brilliant, variety, gigantic

 

April 26-30       Focus question:  How do animals grow and change?

   week 4               Wow words: delicate, flutter, hilarious, giggle, lively

  

Science is Everywhere/Daily Life in Many Lands

 

February 22-26    Focus question: What is science?

   week 1           Wow words:  study, mighty, unusual, wonder, ancient

 

March 1-5         Focus question: What do scientists do?

   week 2           Wow words:  investigate, expedition, fascination, inquire, reveal

 

March 8-12       Focus question:  How are objects the same and different? 

   week 3            Wow words:  record, predict, consider, evidence, gather

 

March 22-26        Focus question: How can objects change?

   week 4            Wow words:  alter, inflate, extraordinary, combine, experiment 

 

 Health and Nutrition/Markets

 

 January 25-29   Focus question: Why is it important to stay healthy?

    week 1          Wow words:  cozy, soothe, smidgen, fret, shiver

 

February 1-5  Focus question: What food is good for us?

     week 2        Wow Words: taste, colossal, nibble, energetic, gobble

 

February 8-12 Focus question: Why should we exercise?

      week 3        Wow words: enthusiastic, vigorous, active, sprint, amble

 

Februrary 18-19  Focus question: Why should we stay clean?

      week 4        Wow words: groom, sparkling, grubby, thrive, gently

 

 The Earth, Our Home/Seasons

 

December  14-18  Focus question: How is the Earth important to us? 

     week 1              Wow Words:  abundant, swirl, gooey, gloomy, disaster

 

January  4-8     Focus question: Where on Earth do animals live? 

      week 2            Wow Words: enormous, scorching, lush, scamper, soar 

  

January 11-15     Focus question: How does the weather change through the year?

      week 3            Wow words: frosty, drench, glisten, blustery, sizzling 

  

January 18-22   Focus question: How can we take care of the Earth?   

      week 4            Wow Words: pollute, destroy, neglect, recycle, protect

 

Our Community/People & Places in our Community

 

November 9-13        Focus question: What are the places in our community?  

     week 1               Wow Words: community, bustling, neighbor, interact, dash 

 

 November 16-20   Focus question: Who are the people in our community?  

     week 2               Wow Words: rescue, rely, serve, contribute, champion

 

November 30- December 4         Focus question: How can we help our community?

     week 3               Wow Words: volunteer, grateful, dazzling, prance, collaborate

 

December 7-11      Focus question: What is our world community?     

      week 4              Wow Words: greet, global, fancy, fabulous, diversity 

  

All About Me/Families

 

October 12-16         Focus question: What makes me special? 

     week 1                          Wow Words: unique, creative, athletic, appreciate, persistent 

 

 October 19-23       Focus question: How are families the same and different?

      week 2                          Wow Words: belong, calm, boisterous, comfort, support 

 

October 26-30       Focus question: How do our senses help us?

       week 3                        Wow Words: munch, observe, examine, aroma, texture 

 

November 2-6         Focus question: How can we keep ourselves safe?

      week 4                         Wow Words: safety, equipment, cautious, distract, admire

 

Welcome to School/At School

    

September 14-18      Focus question: What happens at school?

     week 1             Wow Words: challenge, considerate, disturb, commotion, tidy

 

September 21-25     Focus question: How do we learn at school?

     week 2             Wow Words: explore, discover, responsible, alert, careful

 

September 28-October 2    Focus question: How do we get along with others at school?

     week 3              Wow Words: cooperate, share, fair, assist, emotion

 

October 5-9         Focus question: What makes a good friend?

    week 4              Wow Words: respect, kind, appropriate, patient, courage