Kristin A. Burch – 3rd grade teacher

  • St. Michael School teacher: 6 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 have also been a team captain for the Yates County Relay For Life since 2003.

3rd grade News

Weekly Updates (4/24-4/28)

*Math – For the month of April, we will be reviewing for our Math Common Core State Test.

*Science – We are currently on a unit about Plants.

*Religion –  We will be learning about “The Three Days” and “Easter.”

*ELA – We will be working on cursive handwriting, comprehension, fluency, spelling in cursive, action verbs, and typing

*4th grade Social Studies – We are currently on our Local History Unit. Oral presentations for the Local History projects will be held on 4/24, 4/26, 4/28, and 5/1

*3rd grade Social Studies – Ms. King will be teaching Social Studies. They are on a chapter about China. The China Brochure is due 5/3.

Reminders:

*School Resumes – 4/24

*Boating Museum – 4/24 – 9:15-12:15

*Outlet Trail Hike and Clean Up – 4/25 – 1-2

*WFLR Radio Show – 4/27 – 8:30AM – Tune In!

*Dia Del Libro (Day of the Book) – 4/27

*Reports Cards – 4/28