Kindergarten News

November 9, 2018

Our Learning Celebration

Friday, Nov. 16th, 8:15am

DFES Mini Theater

Please plan to join us next Friday, November 16th at 8:15. Our class will be presenting the Learning Celebration to the 4K-2nd grade classes. Your child will be on stage for this great event! Each child has a speaking part!!


Please plan to arrive by 8:05 for a perfect seat! And, definitely do not be late. The program will only last about 15 minutes.


We hope to see you there!

Conversation Starters

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


Who are Veterans? Why do we celebrate Veterans Day?

Magical Mathematicians

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


Keon wrote numbers in the teens between 11 and 19. Which numbers did he write?


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...


Does the story remind you of another story? Why?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can write all the sounds we hear in words.

Reading Workshop

As readers, we can connect the pages using words such as "and then".

Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can "recognize, name and write numerals 11-20.
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Math Workstations

Social Sciences

As social scientists, we can state facts about Veterans Day.

Shared Reading

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

Veterans Day Parade

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Guest Readers

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Environmental Science Tag Activities

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