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also kin·der·gar·ten·er  (kĭn′dər-gärt′nər, -gärd′-)
1. A child who attends kindergarten.
2. A teacher in a kindergarten.

[German Kindergärtner, from Kindergarten, kindergarten; see kindergarten.]
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Noun1.kindergartener - a child who attends a preschool or kindergarten
child, kid, minor, nipper, tiddler, youngster, tike, shaver, small fry, nestling, fry, tyke - a young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
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Even a Kindergartener would smell corruption in such a scheme of affairs.
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He started learning magic tricks when he was a child and performed his first show as a kindergartener during show-and-tell.
The unidentified kindergartener was initially suspended for 10 days following the January 10 incident at Mount Carmel Area Elementary School in Northumberland County, reported.
As the court pointed out, the kindergartener has the right to wear his hair in traditional braids as a form of expressing his family's religious beliefs--just as a Catholic student has a right to wear a rosary or a Jewish student to wear a yarmulke.
Imagine a kindergartener who has difficult), remembering the story just read to her, who cannot sit still and gets angry, easily, and who can't seem to maneuver playground equipment as easily as other children.
Use your best judgment don't tell a kindergartener about a man being crushed to death, for example.
There is no way to cram when preparing for your kindergartener's first day of school.
Each kindergartener in Oregon is counted as only half a student for state funding purposes, so most kindergarten classes last only half a day.
It was originally scheduled for Sunday.Rogers selects local children or choirs to participate in each show, and Rachel, a kindergartener at Flagg Street School who dreams of becoming a rock star, was chosen after a Dec.
This is the second tragedy to kindergarteners in recent months.
IANS | New York Warm relationship with classroom teachers, friendship with peers may provide a unique opportunity for harshly-parented kindergarteners to retool their negative behaviour, a new study suggests.