Kristin A. Burch – 3rd and 4th grade teacher

  • St. Michael School teacher: 8 years
  • Colleges attended: SUNY Cortland – BA childhood education; SUNY Cortland – Graduate degree in Math and Science education.

I have been a parishioner of St. Michael’s Church all my life. I was an altar server as a child, became a Eucharistic Minister, played flute in the church choir, and was the Kindergarten religion education instructor from 2003-2005. I also received the Hands of Christ award through of Diocese of Rochester in 2005. I am also an alumni of St. Michael’s School. I graduated in 1998.

Community involvement: I am an active community member. I have been volunteering at Soldiers and Sailors Hospital since 1996. I volunteered at Penn Yan Area Volunteer Ambulance Corps as a Certified First Responder from 2002-2009. I currently play in the Penn Yan Community Band since 2004. I am also been a team captain for the Yates County Hope Walk.

3rd and 4th grade News

Week of October 15th:

3rd Grade ELA – We will be working on comprehension, vocabulary, phonics, spelling, and cursive writing.

4th Grade ELA – We will be working on comprehension, vocabulary, spelling, and cursive writing.

3rd Grade Math – The 2nd grade review test will be on 10/16. We are also working on Multiplication.

4th Grade Math – Chapter 2 is on Adding and Subtracting large numbers.

3rd and 4th Grade Science – This will be taught by Mrs. Zimmer. Their next unit is on the Skeletal System. Their Science Fair is due on 12/10.

3rd Grade Social Studies – This will be taught by Mr. Prather. Their first unit is on Map Skills. They will also need to start studying the continents and oceans. Their Geography Book is due on 10/15.

4th Grade Social Studies – The first chapter is The Land of New York and their test is on 10/15.

2nd Grade Religion – Chapter 2 is Jesus Christ Gives Us the Church

3rd and 4th Grade Religion – Our next unit is on the 10 Commandments.

Weekly Reminders:

*WFLR Radio Show – 10/18 – 8:30AM