• Kindergarten Teachers
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  • Kindergarten teachers teach basic natural and social science, hygiene, music, art, and literature to kindergarten students. They promote physical, mental, and social development.

    What do they typically do

    • Teach students individually and in groups in ways that meet students' varying needs and interests
    • Teach basic skills such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills.
    • Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health
    • Develop and enforce classroom rules to teach children proper behavior
    • Demonstrate activities to children
    • Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate, and use in learning activities and in imaginative play
    • Communicate with parents about their child's progress
    • Read books to entire classes or to small groups

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