Cristina Steffek

Welcome to Kindergarten with
Mrs. Steffek

Mrs. Steffek

I am so excited to start my second year here at
Bartlett teaching Kindergarten!

I live in Taylor with my husband, two children,
three dogs and a cat. I graduated from Texas State
University in 2010 with my degree in Interdisciplinary
Studies and my Teaching Certificate for EC-4th grade,
then in 2012 I received my ESL certification.

ROOM 213
Conference times are  8:54-9:45 everyday.
You can reach me at 245-527-4247 extension 213.
My email is:

Class Schedule
7:30 Arrive
7:30-8:05 Morning Work
8:05-8:25 Breakfast
8:25-8:54 Calendar/Math
8:54-9:45 PE or Music
9:45-10:50  Math
10:50-11:20 Lunch
11:20-12:00 Phonics
12:00-12:30 Recess
12:30-1:00 Reading and Book Activity
1:00-1:30 Writing
1:30-2:00 Reading Stations
2:00-2:20 Snack
2:20-3:00  Science/Social Studies
Finish Work/Intervention Time
3:00-3:10 Get Ready for Dismissal
3:10-3:35 Dismissal
ACE stays in room 213 (eat during ACE)
others go to eat at 3:10
Fridays - everyone is dismissed at 3:30
Computer Lab - Tuesdays @ 1:30
Library - Thursdays @ 2:00

We Are Working On...

Writing: names, letters, and words neatly, simple sentences and numbers
Reading: Rhyming pairs, syllables, compound words, CVC words(cat, lip, cut, dog, pet) and retelling a story
Phonics: Letters and sounds for Tt, Bb, Ff, Nn, Mm, Ii, Uu, Cc, Oo and focusing on vowels
Sight Words: I, my, at, in, on, see, like, see, be, am, a, and, an, do, as, to, go, no, by, look 
Math: Counting numbers 0-30 forwards (0,1,2,3,4,5....30) and backwards (30, 29, 28.....0), 
writing and showing the numbers 0-5 with pictures and objects, comparing numbers 0-5 (which is greater/bigger or least/smaller), adding and subtracting with numbers 0-5
Social Studies: rules at school and home, their importance and purpose, and authority figures (teachers, parents, guardians, principal, etc.)
Science: Being safe in the classroom, school and home, recycling, weather and our health

1st Hour 3:40-4:20 - Homework, writing, sight words and counting/Small Group Work
4:30 - Eat
5:00-5:30 Outside/Inside Centers/Reading/Small Groups