Kindergarten News

March 2, 2018

Conversation Starters

Ask your child to show you how he can write subtraction equations. Be sure to ask him to draw the picture and "cross out" the ones he is taking away. (6-4=2, 8-5=3, etc.)

Reading in Action!

After reading a story, ask your child....how does the story begin? How does the story end?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As Writers, we can teach others through our writing.


We are writing " How To" books teaching others.

Reading Workshop

As Readers, we can use our Super Reading Powers to help us read more challenging books.


We know how to use the first sounds of words to help us read unknown words.

Shared Reading

We can observe how illustrators are intentional to include important information in their pictures.

We can identify key details in non-fiction stories.

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Math Workshop

We can write and solve subtraction problems.

Social Studies

As Social Scientists, we can recognize and name South Carolina state symbols.
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Magnets....Coming Soon!

We will be doing an inquiry unit on magnets next week. Your child will have a note coming home today (March 2nd) about magnets. Please be on the look out for it!
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Kaiden is Growing a Garden

For One of His Environmental Science Tag Projects

Family Fun

We welcome all of our kindergarten friends and families to send in pictures of family fun. We will have your child share his/her pictures with our classmates on the SmartBoard. Sometimes, we might include the pictures in our weekly Smore newsletter.

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