Kindergarten

Welcome to Kindergarten!  I am excited to share our school with you.

My name is Shari Culver, and I will be your Kindergarten teacher.

A little about me:


Learning Targets:

In kindergarten, your child will be learning skills for reading readiness, and emergent reading and writing

  • Identifying letters and sounds

  • Understanding “concepts of print”

  • Phonemic awareness – rhyming, distinguishing beginning, middle and ending sounds

  • Blending sounds to read words

  • Easy “sight words”  such as “the,” “and,” “like,” etc.

  • Handwriting (printing)

  • Expressing themselves through writing, first with a learning guide’s help and then independently

  • Identifying events, characters and settings in children’s literature

Your child will also be learning math skills, including:

  • Recognizing, writing, and ordering numbers

  • Counting objects and rote counting

  • Sorting and classifying objects by their characteristics

  • Recognizing and identifying patterns and shapes

  • Beginning addition and subtraction

In addition, they will be learning social studies and science concepts:

  • Community helpers

  • Neighborhoods

  • Five senses

  • Living and non-living things

  • Just to name a few….


Opportunities:

  • Participate in weekly online classes in math and language arts

  • Show and tell – in online classroom, using webcams and microphones

  • Field trips –we’ve gone to a pumpkin patch, museums, caves, nature centers, and many other educational venues


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