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 Hello Parents and Students. Thank you for visiting my webpage. If you would like to read my page in a language other than English, click on the desired language button at the top of the page.

My name is Mrs. Tavernier.  I am an ESOL Teacher for Kindergarten students at Yorkshire Elementary School.   My email is AVERSAC@PWCS.EDU

Week of May 18th at a Glance
Yorkshire Elementary School misses all you! Continue to visit with your teachers and classmates during Zoom meetings. And be sure and try some of our optional learning activities that are posted on the weekly Choice Boards.

And in the news for next week: Monday May 25th is Memorial Day. It is a day to honor and remember the brave men and women who died while serving in the United States military. 

Week of May 11th at a Glance
It's going to be an amazing week filled with sunshine. Last week, Ms. Marshall and I made an amazing video! And it stars her dog Hazel. You can watch Hazel as she ventures out looking for living and non living things. 

Week of April 27th at a Glance
I'm so happy that you are visiting my class page again! Yorkshire will be starting another virtual Spirit Week starting next week. I'm so excited for all the fun that will be taking place. You can find the link to the Spirit Week in my files/document section located to the left of this screen. Looking forward to seeing everyone in our Zoom classes. Hugs. 

Week of April 20th at a Glance
Welcome back to my class page! I'm so glad that you are visiting. It's going to be an exciting week. I'll be sending another email next week, with more information and links to optional ESOL Alternate Choice Boards. In the meantime, here are some optional activities if your child has been reading books and you would like a follow up activity. As always, email me if you have any questions. 
Direct Link to ESOL Alternate Choice Boards: 

Language Arts Reflective Questions for Establishing Home Literacy Routines

If you find that your child has completed the optional choice boards, or even if you are looking for some other activities for you child to do,  feel free to use some of these reflective ideas.

Asking and Answering Questions About Text    
 What are some things you learned from this story? 
 What would you like to know more about? What parts of the story do you wonder about?

 Ways Students Can Respond to Reading in Writing
 Write/tell/draw and label parts you liked and did not like about story. 
 Retell the story orally or use pictures and words.

Week of April 13 2020 at a Glance
This week is our first week back from Spring Break. Kindergarten teachers are busy scheduling class meetings so that we can visit with all of our students. Here is a list of the class meetings that have been scheduled: Mrs. Nisbet April 16th 1:30pm; Mrs. Berry April 16th 2:00pm; Mrs. Hayes April  21st 11:30am.   Hope to see many of you at the virtual meetings. 

I have also posted some activity links on my class page. All activities are optional. Next week I will post more information about Kindergarten Choice Boards with suggestions for more educational activities at home.