This lesson builds oral vocabulary and literal comprehension by identifying actions and locations. In 24 pages, the child will
• preview two nouns and two verbs: coat, rock, holds, and puts,
• preview a book cover and inside page,
• read stories and answer questions about actions and locations,
• identify meaning of sentences about actions and locations, and
• trace color-coded verbs.
The activities are aligned to the following standards:
Common Core: ELA Kindergarten
RF.2.2a: Recognize and produce rhyming words.
L.1.1b: Use frequently occurring nouns and verbs.
L.1.1d: Understand and use question words.
L.1.1e: Use the most frequently occurring prepositions.
Also: RF.4.4, L.1.2c, L.3.5a, L.3.6
Texas Education Knowledge and Skills: ELA Kindergarten
4.B: Ask and respond to questions about texts read aloud.
5.A: Identify and use words that name actions, directions, positions, sequences, and locations.
16.A(iv): Understand and use prepositions and simple prepositional phrases appropriately when speaking or writing.
Also: 1.A, 4.A, 15, 17.A
This prereading pack is the eighth lesson of Book 6
from the Newitt Beginning Reading and Writing Program. The program provides a fundamental yet integrated approach to reading, writing, listening, and speaking the English language. The standards-based series of 24 books guides novice learners through a full year curriculum. Each lesson discovers, connects, and practices the basics of English.
A key feature of the program is that it uses linear incremental steps and repeated practices linked to higher level thinking skills. This approach gives the learner a solid foundation of reading and writing experiences. In the process, the learner gains routine study habits, motivation to learn, confidence, and mastery.
Please print the lesson double-sided and then cut in half, so that each page is 5 1/2” by 8 1/2”. Each lesson has 24 sides.
This lesson connects to "Generate Rhymes 2: Lesson 8, Book 5 (Newitt Prereading Series)"
. The companion lesson introduces the rhyming words used in this lesson.
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