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Welcome to Kindergarten Round-Up. Please fill out the questionnaire after you find a seat so we can get to know you, your child and your family a little better. In Kindergarten your child will:. Learn to read independently Recognize and read 100 sight words within 3 seconds

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Please fill out the questionnaireafter you find a seat so we can get to know you, your child and your familya little better.
in kindergarten your child will
In Kindergarten your child will:
  • Learn to read independently
  • Recognize and read 100 sight words within 3 seconds
  • Write to communicate independently and read their own writing
  • (hopefully you’ll be able to read it too!)
  • Count up to 20 objects.
  • Begin addition and subtraction.
  • Count to 100 orally.
  • Count forward and backwards.
  • Count by 10’s to 100.

A supply list will be available

at all major retailers before

school starts.

The PTA also sells school

supply packs that you can order.

Lunch, Snacks, Naps and Accidents:
  • Your child may bring a lunch from home
  • or buy a lunch at school
  • We have a snack time daily- please
  • send healthy snacks. No drinks.
  • We do not have a nap time
  • during the day.
  • You will need to send a change of
  • clothes in a plastic bag
  • “just in case”.
  • It’s best to stick with one form of transportation,
  • especially the first several weeks of school.
  • If you have to change transportation it needs to be
  • in writing before 3:00 p.m. (letter or faxwith
  • photo i.d.)
Questions?If you have a question you’d like answered prior to school starting please write it on a sticky note and place it on the chart paper around the room.
Your child will have homework daily Monday through Thursday.
  • Homework is meant to be done with parent supervision.
  • This summer you may want to begin a “homework routine”
  • sit down in a designated, quiet spot
  • Practice reading, writing name, drawing and telling about a picture… etc.
  • Read aloud a book to your child.
  • Have your child read the pictures of a book to you.
save the date kindergarten orientation is
Save the date!Kindergarten Orientation is

Kindergarten Orientation

is always before school starts.

We have it on a Saturday. It is

August 24 at 3:00 p.m. If possible

please make arrangements for your

other children. It is usually about

an hour long.

Preparing yourself for your child’s first day.
  • Try to stay positive.
  • Try not to linger when it’s time to go.
  • Save the tears for after you walk away.
  • Reassure your child before school starts.
  • Make a plan ahead of time and talk to your child
  • about what school will
  • be like.
What you can do this summer to prepare

your child:

  • Read to your child every day.
  • Several weeks before school starts get on a “school” schedule
  • Talk to your child about starting school and let them know your excited for them
  • Count objects at home (snacks, toys… etc.)
  • Have your child find letters they know while reading, grocery shopping…)
  • Rhyme words orally
                • Practice cutting with scissors and using glue
                • Learn the names of basic shapes
                • Practice the sight word cards
                • Practice writing first name (first letter capital
                • the rest lower case letters, ie. John).

A Short Video to help you be a

“Kindergarten Ready Parent”