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Jessica Bigos
Lisa Costa

Jessica Bigos

jessica.bigos@lodi.k12.nj.us

Lisa Costa

lisa.costa@lodi.k12.nj.us

Kindergarten is filled with fun-filled activites throughout the entire school eyar.  Here are some of the topics and activities we complete as the year progresses.

September

  • Getting to know you theme
  • Study of apples (Johnny Appleseed)
  • Fall

October

  • Fall and pumpkin study
  • Fire safety and prevention study
  • Halloween party and parade
  • Study of leaves

November

  • Election Day and voting
  • Pilgrims and Indians
  • Thanksgiving Feast

December

  • Study of different holidays
  • Holiday party
  • Study of Winter

January

  • Study of Polar Animals
  • Martin Luther Kind Jr.
    (study of cooperation and friendship)

February

  • Dental Health month
  • Study of Presidents
  • Valentine's Day Party
  • Groundhog's Day
  • Black History Month

March

  • Study of Spring
  • St. Patrick's Day (Green Day treat)
  • Read Across America
  • Nutrition Month

April

  • Growing theme (living and non-living)
  • Easter and Spring celebration
  • Study of flowers

May

  • Study of bugs and butterflies
  • Memorial Day
  • Field Day
  • Class trip (Children's Museum)

June

  • Study of Summer
  • Graducation Program
  • Ocean theme
  • Beach Party

 

In addition, the children learn a new letter of the alphabet each week.  They learn to read words by sight and by blending letter sounds.  They also enjoy learning to count to 100, make patterns, tell time, add and subtract.  The Kindergarten children are immersed in a hands-on learning experience that is fun, challenging, and stimulating.

 

Columbus School Resources

Kindergarten News

Please click here to see the Kindergarten supply list for the upcoming school year.

 

Upcoming Dates

Oct
5

Friday, October 05

Nov
6

Tuesday, November 06

Nov
8

Thursday, November 08 - Friday, November 09

Nov
21

Wednesday, November 21

Nov
22

Thursday, November 22 - Friday, November 23

Dec
21

Friday, December 21

Dec
24

Monday, December 24 - Tuesday, January 01

Jan
21

Monday, January 21

Feb
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Monday, February 18 - Friday, February 22

Apr
19

Friday, April 19