Sandra Scott, a kindergarten teacher at Bass-Hoover in Stephens City, puts together information packets for parents on Friday as she gets ready for Monday’s start of full-day kindergarten in Frederick County.
Susan Lauer, lead kindergarten teacher at Bass-Hoover Elementary School, sorts science materials in her classroom Friday. Having full-day kindergarten allows teachers to incorporate a science block within their teaching day.
Jessica DeMarco, a kindergarten teacher at Bass-Hoover Elementary School, arranges books in her classroom Friday. Frederick County Public Schools will operate full-day kindergarten classes starting Monday.GINGER PERRY/The Winchester Star
But with only a few hours of school each weekday, kindergartners can lose out on valuable…