Kindergarten News

February 1, 2019

Conversation Starters

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


What do you know about fish?

Magical Mathematicians

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


Bella has 10 cookies. How can she share them with Caitlyn?



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...


Which character from the story would you choose to be your friend? Why?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can make sure our illustrations match our our words.

Reading Workshop

As readers, we can locate patterns in our stories. We can read challenging books.
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Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can decompose numbers through ten using objects , drawings and equations.

Math Workstations

Social Sciences

As Ichthyologists, we can state facts about fish.

Learning from fish books!

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Sketching A Rainbow Trout

Shared Reading

As readers, we can read stories even when the pattern changes.
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First Grader, Kaiden, Reading us his informational story!

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Miss Susan, Our Class Volunteer

Miss Susan comes to read with us each Tuesday. She recently visited another country. She shared with us about her trip.
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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