Kindergarten News

December 1, 2017

Conversation Starters

What is Ichthyology?


What do you call a group of fish?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As Writers, we can include who is in the story, where the story takes place and what happens in the story.

Readers Workshop

As Readers, we can use our "super powers" to read stories.

Shared Reading

We can use the pictures and the first letter/initial sound to help us discover unknown words.
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Math Workshop

As Mathematicians, we can compose (add) numbers.

Goldfish Estimation

Students estimated the number of Goldfish crackers in a jar. After students wrote their estimations and we recorded the data, we counted the Goldfish crackers. Jayce had the closest estimation!

Social Scientists

As Ichthyologists, we can state facts about fish.

Ichthyology in Action!

How To Take Care of Trout

We created a chart during Interactive Writing about how to care for our trout.

Our Trout Eggs Have Arrived!

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Caring For Our Trout

Each day the kindergarten classes take turns caring for our trout. We must check the water temperature, the chemicals, change the water and feed the trout.

Anna's Mom Read To Us!

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Baleigh and Karis Read To Us!!

They were in Mrs. Poston and Mrs. Meade's Class Last Year!

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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