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Mrs. Johnson's Classroom: Welcome to Kindergarten!

Partnering with Parents to Enrich the Student Learning Experience

Oh, The Places We'll Go

North Salem School Resources

Educational Tools & Games

Our Day

A Typical Day in Team 8

8:45-9:15 Unpack, Morning Work, Calendar

9:15-9:25 Choice

9:25-9:45 Morning Meeting

9:45-10:15 Specials

10:15-10:30 Snack

10:30-10:55 Writer's Workshop

10:55-11:35 Math

11:35-12:25 Recess & Lunch

12:25-12:30 Quiet Time

12:30-12:45 Handwriting

12:45-1:00 Phonics

1:00-1:45 Literacy Centers

1:45-2:05 Choice Time/Outdoor Play

2:05-2:25 Reader's Workshop

2:25-2:45 Thematic Studies

2:50 Pack Up & Goodbye Song

3:00 Dismissal 

Unified Arts Schedule

Monday: Art

Tuesday: Music

Wednesday: P.E.

Thursday: Library

Friday: No Special (Class Computer Lab time)

About Me

This is my eighth year teaching Kindergarten at North Salem.  I have enjoyed my time with both  half day and full day classes.  North Salem is truly a great place to learn and grow! 

I earned my Bachelor's degree in Elementary and Special Education at the University of Delaware.  Upon graduating I began teaching in a third grade classroom for one year and a first grade classroom for three additional years.  I spent several years at home with my young children before returning to my first passion--teaching.  My daughter is now 11, in sixth grade, and my son is 8, currently in second grade.

I recently earned a Master's Degree from Southern New Hampshire University in Curriculum and Instruction, and have recently begun a second program focused on Literacy. When I am not at school I enjoy running, reading, cooking, skiing, and lazy days at the lake with my family.