• Kindergartenat a Glance


     

    Language Arts

     

     

    Reading

     

     

    ·      Identify & produce rhyming words

     

     

    ·      Blend sounds to form words

     

     

    ·      Segment words into sounds

     

     

    ·      Use knowledge of letter sound relationships to decode words

     

     

    ·      Use strategies to read for meaning

     

     

    ·      Make predictions about text

     

     

    ·      Retell main events & facts in fiction & nonfiction

     

     

    ·      Describe characters in a story and the reasons for their actions

     

     

    ·      Identify story elements (setting, characters, key events)

     

     

    ·      Make inferences about text & use textual evidence to support understanding

     

     

    ·      Summarize information in text

     

     

    ·      Identify all upper & lower case letters

     

     

    ·      Know all letter sounds

     

     

    ·      Read high frequency words

     

     

    ·      Recognize common spelling patterns such as –at, -in, -op

     

     

    Writing

     

     

    ·      Form letters legibly

     

     

    ·      Leave spaces between words

     

     

    ·      Spell using appropriate letter/sound relationship

     

     

    ·      Write using dominant consonant sounds at the beginning & end of a word

     

     

    ·      Attempt medial sounds

     

     

    ·      Attempt vowel sounds

     

     

    ·      Write 20 or more high frequency words

     

     

    ·      Use pictures & words to create stories

     

     

    ·      Dictate or writes sentences to tell a story in chronological sequence

     

     

     

    Math

     

     

    ·      Read, write & represent numbers (to 20)

     

     

    ·      Compare numbers using more than, less than & equal (to 20)

     

     

    ·      Compose & decompose numbers with objects & pictures (to 20)

     

     

    ·      Count from zero to 100

     

     

    ·      Count to 100 by ones beginning with any number & by tens from any given decade (to 100)

     

     

    ·      Count backwards (from 20)

     

     

    ·      Show addition with concrete objects or pictures

     

     

    ·      Show subtraction with concrete objects or pictures

     

     

    ·      Solve word problems using objects & drawings

     

     

    ·      Explain strategies used to solve problems

     

     

    ·      Identify & describe 2D & 3D objects

     

     

    ·      Compare objects by length, capacity & weight

     

     

    ·      Create graphs & draw conclusions from graph

     

     

    ·      Identify penny, nickel, dime, quarter

     

     

     

    Social Studies

     

     

    ·      National holidays & leaders

     

     

    ·      Relative location

     

     

    ·      Tools for identifying location such as maps & globes

     

     

    ·      Family customs & traditions

     

     

    ·      Jobs, authority figures & rules in school, home & community

     

     

    ·      Wants & needs

     

     

    ·      Ways to earn income

     

     

     

    Science

     

     

    ·      5 senses

     

     

    ·      Force & motion

     

     

    ·      Patterns in nature (day/night, seasons)

     

     

    ·      Describe, compare & sort rocks

     

     

    ·      Living & nonliving things

     

     

    ·      Living organisms (plans & animals)