Kindergarten News

May 11, 2018

Conversation Starters

Discuss with your child...

What do plants need to survive?

What kinds of plants do you see in your yard and neighborhood?

Reading In Action

After reading with your child, ask him..."What is the story mostly about?".

Literacy Workstations

Writers Workshop

As Writers we can write letters to persuade others.

Reading Workshop

We can think about what the characters might say in the story.

Shared Reading

We can state details in the non-fiction stories we read.

Math Workshop

We can find the missing addend to create a sum of ten.


As Botanists, we can state what plants need to survive.

Field Day: Friday, May 25th

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PK through fifth grade 9:00 AM TO 2:00 PM

If you would like to help this year, email Coach Geurkink at for your preferred time to help out. We need morning volunteers from 8:45 AM to 11:30 AM and afternoon volunteers from 11:15 AM to 2:00 PM.

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

Mrs. Meade

Dutch Fork Elementary: Academy of Environmental Sciences

Title One School