What should be learned in kindergarten?
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What should be learned in kindergarten? by Lilian Katz

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Published by ERIC in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English


  • Kindergarten -- United States -- Curricula,
  • Kindergarten -- Activity programs -- United States,
  • Education, Preschool -- United States

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ContributionsEducational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet (6 p.) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13615920M

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I learned in kindergarten. Wisdom was not at the top Of the graduate school mountain, But there in the sandpile at Sunday school. These are the things I learned: Share everything. Play fair. Don't hit people. Put things back where you found them. Clean up your own mess.   While best practices say that we should be reflective all year, it's always most natural to look back as the year comes to a close. Your students have grown and changed, and you have learned some things as well. Here is what I have learned by teaching kindergarten. In kindergarten I learned that: You should always shut the bathroom door.   By the end of kindergarten, your child should be able to recognize stories and poems and find the name of a book’s author and illustrator with the understanding that the author wrote the words and the illustrator drew the pictures — whether the book is a true story or a truly fantastic tale.   From the book, I learned that I should be nice to the other children, share my stuff, be quiet sometimes, and always take a nap. Sag As a person who never went to kindergarten--look, it was a small rural community and my parents needed help in the grist mill--I decided that buying this book was not an option for me.4/5().