Kindergarten News

January 25, 2019

Conversation Starters

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


How can you show facial expressions in your illustrations during Writers Workshop?

Magical Mathematicians

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


Andrew had 6 cups of hot chocolate to share with his friends. His mom gave him two more cups of hot chocolate. How many cups did he have in all?


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 parts of the story could really happen? Which parts could not really happen?

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can add details to our illustrations.
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Reading Workshop

As readers, we can read books and talk about them.

Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can decompose numbers through ten using objects , drawings and equations.

Math Workstations

Social Sciences

As Ichthyologists, we can state facts about fish.
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Shared Reading

As readers, we can read stories even when the pattern changes.
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Guidance Lesson with Mrs. Beckman on Being Friends

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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.

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