Kristin A. Burch – 2nd and 3rd grade teacher

  • St. Michael School teacher: 7 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.

2nd and 3rd grade News

Weekly News (10/16-10/22)

Grade 2 Math – This week we will be working on fractions, addition, problem solving, and patterns.

Grade 3 Math – We are currently on our Place Value Unit and practicing our Multiplication facts.

Grade 2 ELA – Throughout the school year we will be working on phonemic awareness, comprehension, fluency, grammar, and manuscript writing.

Grade 3 ELA – We will be working on comprehension, fluency, grammar, and cursive writing.

Combined Science – We are currently on our Rocks and Minerals Unit.

Combined Religion – Chapter 2 is on “Jesus Teaches Us About God’s Love.”

Grade 2 Social Studies – We will continue with “At Home and School.”

Grade 3 Social Studies – This will be taught by Mrs. Zimmer. Their Map Skills test is on 10/19 and their Geography Landform Project is due on 10/19

Grade 4 Social Studies – Chapter 2 is on New York State’s Early People.

Weekly Reminders (10/16-10/22)

*Art Club – 10/17

*Golf Club – 10/18

*WFLR Radio Show – 8:30AM – 10/19