Kindergarten Adventures

Lackey and Walker December 14th - 18th

Reading and Writing

Read Alouds:

*Children will identify the main topic and retell key details of a story. RLK2

*Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in a familiar story. RLK9

Phonics:

The letter highlighted this week will be Zz. We will review all the other letters of the alphabet.

We will continue using the letters we have covered to blend them together to make words. At the end of the week your child should be able to read the following words: mom, hot, dot, cot, not, lot, pot, got, tot, bop, cop, hop, mop, pop, top, am, Sam, Pam, ham, bam, bad, mad, sad, pad, had, dad, add, map, as, at, cat, hat, sat, pat, mat, bat. rat, an, can, Dan, man, pan, ran, tan, Jan, fan, did, bid, hid, kid, lid, dip, hip, lip, nip, sip, tip, it, hit, sit, bun, fun, run, sun, cut, hut, put, up, cup, pup, bet, get, jet, let, met, net, pet, set, vet, wet, yet, den, hen, Jen, men, pen, ten,

RFK2c

High Frequency Words:

1st Trimester Sight Words:

I, a, and, the, of, me, can, go, see, it, in, is, to

2nd Trimester Sight Words:

big, blue, for, look, make, not, one, play, red, run, up, we, yellow, you RFK3

Writing:

*Use a combination of drawing, dictating, and writing to compose opinion pieces in which they tell a reader the topic and state an opinion or preference about the topic [W.K.1]

*Understand that words are separated by spaces in print. RF.K.1c

* Recognize and name end punctuation. LK2b *Write a letter or letters for most consonant and short -vowel sounds. LK2c

Math

*We will learn to compose and decompose numbers 11-19 into tens and some more ones (18 - 1 ten and 8 more). KNBT1



*We will continue learning how to measure objects using non-standard units.

We will be comparing objects by length and weight. K-MD1




* We will continue working on counting on from a given number (5, 6, 7… 10, 11, 12…). K-CC2


*We will continue working on comparing two numbers. K-CC7

Science/Social Studies

*We will continue talking about Holiday Traditions. KSS1 KSS6 KSS11


*We will continue discussing difference between wants and needs. KSS4

*We will continue learning about the difference between goods and services. KSS5

Vocabulary


astonishing

continue

doubt

transform

examine

RLK4

Important Reminders

*Grinch Day – Tuesday, December 15th (Wear green or dress up like a character in the Grinch Story)

*Polar Express Day – Wednesday, December 16th (Wear Pajamas/Robes/Slippers – Bring shoes for P.E.)

*December 18th - School dismisses at 12:00 for the holidays.

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