Laura Jumes


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 July 17th


Welcome to Kindergarten in Room 8! We are going to have so much fun together this year!

Please see below for supply lists and suggested reading for the summer. I can't wait to meet you all on Tues Aug 28th!


Mrs. Jumes

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                                              Kindergarten Supplies Checklist

Please prepare your child for school by providing the following items. Please bring them with you on the first day of school.

Individual Supplies:

    • Backpack labeled with your child’s name.
    • Small shoebox labeled with your child’s name containing a full set of extra clothes. This will remain in the classroom for the school year. Please include a shirt, pants, socks and underwear. Each piece of clothing should be labeled with your child’s name.
    • Photo of your child (as close up as possible) with your child’s name on the back. Only if you did not bring one at kindergarten screening in June.
    • One plastic coated two pocket folder labeled with your child’s name.  This is used daily for notes and papers to and from school.
    • Completed Summer Reading Logs

  • For Art Class: a pencil, eraser, and glue stick (in a separate labeled bag specifically for Art)


Classroom Supplies:

  • Box of tissues
  • Roll of paper towels
  • Container of Baby Wipes

             BFCCPS Kindergarten Summer Reading Suggestions

A My Name is Alice - Jane Bayer
ABC, I Like Me! - Nancy Carlson
ANTics!: an alphabetical anthology - Catherine Hepworth
The Z Was Zapped - Chris Van Allsburg

Is It Red? Is It Yellow? Is It Blue? - Tana Hoban
Mary Wore Her Red Dress… - Merle Peek
Mouse Paint - Ellen Stoll Walsh
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf - Lois Elhert
Who Said Red? - Mary Serfozo


Rooster’s Off to See the World - Eric Carle

I Spy Two Eyes - Lucy Micklethwait

Arctic Fives Arrive - Elinor J. Pincze
Five Little Monkeys - Eileen Christelow
One Hungry Monster - Susan Heyboer O'Keefe
Ten Black Dots - Donald Crews

Anno’s Math Games – Mitsumasa Anno

Anno’s Counting Book – Mitsumasa Anno

Fables/Fairy Tales

Aesop’s Fables - Heidi Holder
Animal Fables from Aesop – Barbara McClintock

Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain - Verna Aardema
I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly - Brian Karas
Seven Blind Mice - Ed Young

A Chair for My Mother - Vera Williams
Just Grandma and Me - Mercer Mayer
Mama, Do You Love Me? - Barbara Joose

Bright Eyes, Brown Skin - Cheryl Hudson
Hats, Hats, Hats - Ann Morris
Knots on a Counting Rope - Bill Martin
Two Eyes, A Nose And A Mouth - Roberta Intrater

Nursery Rhymes/Poems

Mother Goose
Babushka's Mother Goose - Patricia Polacco
Chinese Mother Goose - Robert Wyndha

Down By the Bay - Raffi
Each Peach, Pear, Plum - Allan Ahlberg
Eek! There's a Mouse in the House - Wong Herbert Ye
Over in the Meadow - John Langstaff

All Ready for School - Leone Adelson
My First Days of School - Jane Hamilton-Merritt
School Bus - Donald Crews
Timothy Goes to School - Rosemary Wells
Who's Going to Take Care of Me? - Michele Magorian

Growing Vegetable Soup - Lois Ehlert

A House for a Hermit Crab - Eric Carle
Weather Words - Gail Gibbons
Digging Up Dinosaurs - Aliki
Pumpkin, Pumpkin - Jeanne Titherington
Over In The Meadow - John Langstaff





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