Kindergarten – Perry

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Welcome & Supplies

Welcome to kindergarten!  If you were unable to attend our open house in the spring, here are the kindergarten preparation tips and the supply list that were handed out:

Kindergarten Preparation:

  • Recognizing both upper and lowercase letters
  • Knowing the majority of letter sounds
  • Recognizing first name, along with naming the letters in first name
  • Recognizing colors
  • Recognizing and beginning to draw at least 4 basic shapes
  • Recognizing and counting numbers 0-10
  • Attempting to color neatly
  • Manipulating a glue stick
  • Cutting, using appropriate scissor hold
  • Buttoning and zipping clothing/attempting to tie shoes
  • Sharing and taking turns
  • Listening and following directions

Fun, Educational Websites:

  • starfall.com
  • abcya.com
  • pbskids.org/games
  • scholastic.com/clifford
  • kindersite.org/directory/directoryframe.htm
  • funbrain.com

Supply List (please put name on beach towel only as we share other supplies):

  • 24 pack of Crayola crayons
  • Crayola markers
  • Backpack (large enough to hold a folder)
  • Glue sticks
  • 1-2 skinny dry erase markers
  • Beach towel (for rest time)

Items that can be donated throughout the year, which are very much appreciated!

  • Clorox wipes
  • Kleenex
  • Colored pencils
  • Baggies (all sizes)
  • Plastic grocery bags
  • Paper towels