Kindergarten News

October 19, 2018

Our Learning Celebration

Friday, Nov. 16th, 8:15am

Mini theater

Please mark your calendar and plan to join us on Friday, November 16th. Our class will be presenting the K - 2nd Grade Learning Celebration. Our brief program will begin promptly at 8:15. It will last approximately 15 minutes.

Conversation Starters

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


What are your five senses? How do the five sense help us know about the world around us?

Magical Mathematicians

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


Emma rode 5 rides at the fair. Gabriel rode 8 rides. Who rode the most rides? Who rode the least number of rides.


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...


What happened at the beginning of the story? What happened at the end of the story?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can write narrative stories with a beginning, middle and end.

Reading Workshop

As readers, we can connect pages together while reading.

Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can put numbers in sequential order.

Math Workstations

Social Studies

As scientists, we can use our sense of sight to understand things in nature.

Shared Reading

As readers, we can track print and use the pictures to help us read unknown words.

Happy Birthday, Mrs. Poston!

The boys and girls were all so sweet on Friday making Mrs. Poston cards and pictures for her birthday. Mrs. Poston was surprised when two of her sons and Zachary's girlfriend stopped by and brought her a dozen red roses.
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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