Kindergarten News

April 26, 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 we take care of our Earth?

Magical Mathematicians

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


The green snake is longer than the blue snake. The Dad is taller than the Mom. The elephant is heavier and the dog is lighter. (Illustrate the measurement comparisons.)



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 to.....


Summarize the story.

Writers Workshop

As writers, we can persuade others to help make the world a better place.
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Reading Workshop

As readers, we can share about important parts in our stories.
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Math Workshop

As mathematicians, we can use mathematical vocabulary to describe the height, weight and length of different objects.

Social Sciences

As Scientists, we can name ways to take care of our Earth.


This week we made bird feeders to help take care of the birds in our area and we worked in our Butterfly Garden that is beside our playground.

Shared Reading

As readers, we can tell details from the story.
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Fox Star of the Day

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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