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kin·der·gar·ten

 (kĭn′dər-gär′tn, -dn)
n. Abbr. K
A program or class for four-year-old to six-year-old children that serves as an introduction to school.

[German : Kinder, genitive pl. of Kind, child (from Middle High German kint, from Old High German kind; see genə- in Indo-European roots) + Garten, garden (from Middle High German garte, from Old High German garto; see gher- in Indo-European roots).]

kindergarten

(ˈkɪndəˌɡɑːtən)
n
(Education) a class or small school for young children, usually between the ages of four and six to prepare them for primary education. Often shortened to (in Australia and New Zealand): kinder, kindy or kindie
[C19: from German, literally: children's garden]
ˈkinderˌgartener n

kin•der•gar•ten

(ˈkɪn dərˌgɑr tn, -dn)

n.
a class or school for young children, usu. five-year-olds.
[1850–55; < German (1840): literally, children's garden =Kinder children (akin to kind2) + Garten garden]
kin′der•gart`ner, kin′der•gar`ten•er (-ˌgɑrt nər, -ˌgɑrd-) n.

kindergarten

A school or class for children from the ages of four through six, intended to prepare them for primary school.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kindergarten - a preschool for children age 4 to 6 to prepare them for primary schoolkindergarten - a preschool for children age 4 to 6 to prepare them for primary school
preschool - an educational institution for children too young for elementary school
Translations
první stupeň
børnehavebørnehaveklasse
کودکستان
esikoulu
mala škola
óvoda
leikskóli
幼稚園
유아학교
vaikų darželis
bērnudārzs
otroški vrtec
lågstadiet
โรงเรียนเด็กเล็ก
trường mẫu giáo

kindergarten

[ˈkɪndəˌgɑːtn] Njardín m de infancia, kindergarten m, kinder m (LAm)

kindergarten

[ˈkɪndərgɑːrtən] njardin m d'enfantskind-hearted [ˌkaɪndˈhɑːrtɪd] adj
[man] → bon after n, au bon cœur; [woman] → au bon cœur
a kind-hearted man → un homme bon, un homme au bon cœur
a kind-hearted woman → une femme au bon cœur
the most kind-hearted man
BUT le meilleur homme qui soit.
the most kind-hearted woman → la meilleure femme qui soit
one of the most kind-hearted men that the world ever produced
BUT l'un des meilleurs hommes que le monde ait jamais produit.
to be kind-hearted [man, woman] → avoir bon cœur

kindergarten

nKindergarten m

kindergarten

[ˈkɪndəˌgɑːtn] nasilo

kindergarten

(ˈkindəgaːtn) noun
a school for very young children.

kindergarten

مَدرَسَةٌ لِلأَطْفَالِ první stupeň børnehaveklasse Grundschule νηπιαγωγείο escuela de primera etapa de primaria esikoulu maternelle mala škola scuola materna 幼稚園 유아학교 kleuterschool førskole zerówka escola para crianças de 4 a 7 anos, jardim infantil подготовительное дошкольное учреждение lågstadiet โรงเรียนเด็กเล็ก ana okulu trường mẫu giáo 幼儿学校
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WEDNESDAY, July 3, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Statewide legislative and educational interventions are associated with a reduction in the yearly rates of kindergartners without up-to-date vaccination status, according to a study published in the July 2 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
TUESDAY, July 2, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- California's crackdown on childhood vaccination exemptions cut in half the percentage of kindergartners who didn't have their required immunizations, a new study shows.
This concern is reinforced by a state report that showed just 92.5 percent of San Diego County kindergartners received recommended vaccinations during the 2018-19 school year, significantly behind the state average and less than the 95 percent that's generally seen as necessary to maintain "herd immunity" against infectious diseases.
Kindergartners at Northwest Suburban Montessori School in Arlington Heights recently participated in their annual service project benefiting local children in need.
Estimated percentage of kindergartners with documented up-to-date vaccination for measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) *; exempt from one or more vaccines ([dagger]), ([section]); and not up to date with MMR and not exempt, ([paragraph])--selected states and District of Columbia, ** 2017-18 school year
The kindergartners in Nizwa were taught the workings of an ambulance, as well as the mechanisms of various firefighting equipment such as fire extinguishers, hosepipes and fire blankets.
For the study, the researchers compared levels of the stress hormone cortisol in a group of kindergartners.
The data for the CDC analysis included 3,973,172 kindergartners for the 2016-2017 school year.
Despite school requirements, it was easy to skip immunizations: All parents had to do was sign a form stating that "immunization is contrary to my beliefs." From 1996 to 2014, the rate of kindergartners with personal-belief exemptions more than quintupled.
The classroom I filmed had 22 kindergartners and one teacher.
IMMUNIZATION rates among California's kindergartners are at their highest levels in more than a decade, state public health officials announced in April.
"We thought taking kindergartners and giving them an enhanced program, focusing just on them and school readiness, would be our best option."