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 November 12th:

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 Place Value and Multiplication. Their place value and money test is on 11/15.

4th Grade Math – Chapter 3 is on Multiplying by 1 Digit Numbers.

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

3rd Grade Social Studies – This will be taught by Mr. Prather. Their current unit is on Mexico. Their Mexico Destination Poster is due 11/13.

4th Grade Social Studies – Chapter 2 is on the Early People of New York. Their Longhouse is due on 11/13.

2nd Grade Religion – Chapter 3 is We Celebrate God’s Love

3rd and 4th Grade Religion – Our current chapter is “We Celebrate The Sacraments.”

Weekly Reminders:

*No School – 11/12

*Veterans Day Prayer Service – 11/13 – 9AM

*PTO Meeting – 11/13 – 6-7PM

*WFLR Radio Show – 11/15 – 8:30AM

*Report Cards go home – 11/16