Kindergarten News

November 30, 2018

Conversation Starters

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


What are goods and services? What are wants and needs?

Magical Mathematicians

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


MaKenzie had three guests over for Thanksgiving dinner. McKenna had 6 guests over. How many guests did they have all together? (draw a picture and write the equation)


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...


Can you think of a different title for the story?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can include vowels in our words.

Reading Workshop

As readers, we can use pointer power to read words quickly.

Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can compose numbers 3-9.
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Math Workstations

Social Sciences

As social scientists, we can name goods and services provided by businesses in the past and present. We can name wants and needs.
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Shared Reading

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

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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