This KID TESTED100 page Life Science Packet of ANIMAL resources is thoroughly connected to Kindergarten CCSS and each activity meets cross-curricular language arts and math standards.
The packet is separated into specific skills with thorough explanations and suggestions.
Each activity can be used in a small group, Daily Five literacy center, and/or in independent or collaborative groups. The emergent readers and writing prompts are available separately.
Literacy: Word Work, Phoneme and Phonetics
Vocabulary Cards: 48+ animal vocabulary cards that can be sorted into the following categories: Aquatic, Farm, Wild, and Forest Animals
Animals A-Z activity
Write Around the Room ~ 16 vocabulary cards (excellent for a science word wall)
Sentence Scramble ~ 14 sentences (differentiated)
Beginning and Ending Sound Boards ~ 4 categories 10 animals each (40 practice areas)
Descriptive, opinion, and compare and contrast
4 Different Titles (Aquatic, Farm, Forest, and Wild Animals) Each title has 2 separate books for writing differentiation. 8 Emergent Readers total
Sorting with 48+ animal cards~ body coverings and attributes
Interactive Journal Pages (Physical attributes, How Animals Move, & Animal Coverings)
Animals Heavy and Light
Ten Frame Animal Fun
Interactive Math Pages (Measurement, sums to 5, & Count to tell how many)
This product is the work of Loving Kinders. It is intended to support the implementation of the CCSS. No approval by, nor association with, the creators of the CCSS is intended or implied