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 December 17th

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 – Our current unit is on Adding Large Numbers. Their test is on 12/20.

4th Grade Math – Chapter 4 is Multiplying by 2 digit numbers. Their test is on 12/20

3rd and 4th Grade Science – This will be taught by Mrs. Zimmer. Their current unit is on Energy.

3rd Grade Social Studies – This will be taught by Mr. Prather. Their current unit is on Italy.

4th Grade Social Studies – We are learning about European Explorers. Their test is on 12/20.

2nd Grade Religion – Chapter 4 is about Baptism.

3rd and 4th Grade Religion – We will be learning about the Advent and Christmas Season.

Weekly Reminders:

*Christmas Concert and Science Fair – 12/19 – 6:30PM

*WFLR Radio Show – 12/20 – 8:30AM