Kindergarten News

January 11, 2019

Conversation Starters

As a way to foster conversations with your child about what we are learning, please ask him/her the following:


What is an expert? Ask your child to share about his classmates' Personal Passion (Expert) Projects.

Magical Mathematicians

Please read the following problem with your child and help him solve the problem.


Selene made 8 snowballs. Zy'Mirah made 2 snowballs. How many snowballs did they have all together?



Your child can earn a special reward by drawing a picture to illustrate the math problem above. Please return the math work on Monday.

Reading in Action

Read a story to your child. Ask your child...


Did the character change in the story? How?

Word Work

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Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can use a variety of words in our stories.

Reading Workshop

As readers, we can use all our super powers to identify unknown words.
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Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can compose numbers through ten by creating two sets to make a number and write an equation to make the number.

Math Workstations

Social Sciences

As social scientists, we can share facts about experts and share how we are experts.

Our Projects

Shared Reading

As readers, we can read unknown words based on the pictures and text in the story.

Environmental Science Tag Activities

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Family Activities

Please share family activities with us. We will try to provide time for your child to share about their special activities in class and also post some of the pictures in our newsletter. This is a great way for us to share with one another and build our classroom community/family.
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Contact Information

Mrs. Poston: tposton@lexrich5.org

Mrs. Meade: smeade@lexrich5.org


Dutch Fork Elementary: Academy of Environmental Sciences

Title One School

803-476-3900