Kindergarten – Bennett

Welcome 2018-2019 Kindergarten

Welcome to kindergarten!  We are so excited to have your child in our class. We are going to have a fun and busy school year. Communication is so important so please feel free if you have any questions or concerns to please ask.  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 6 basic shapes
  • Recognize numbers 0-10 and count up to 20
  • 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
  • Able to perform simple rhymes

Fun, Educational Websites:


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

  • Crayons
  • Folder
  • Backpack (large enough to hold a folder)
  • Glue sticks
  • Dry erase markers
  • 1 inch binder
  • Paint Shirt

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

  • Clorox wipes
  • Kleenex
  • Baggies (all sizes)
  • Paper towels