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This packet is great for the first few weeks of kindergarten or to use at home before starting kindergarten. Themes include: detective, turnips, boat kids, school kids, school theme.
All centers included in this packet are common core aligned.
All centers include:
-recording sheets to give you feedback on students knowledge.
-”I can” charts to promote independence
Instruction sheet for you
Here’s a brief explanation of each center with standard used.
-Buzzing around the Alphabet – student will match lowercase letter on bumble bee cards to uppercase beehive on worksheet. This center includes 2 worksheets to cover the alphabet (RF.K.1d)
-Make me a Masterpiece – student will pick a card and find the matching letter on worksheet. Student will then use color pencils to trace letter in the color that is on their card. This center also has 2 worksheets and 2 sets of cards… one for uppercase and one for lowercase letters. (RF.K.1d and L.k.1a)
-Dab that Sound – Student will pick a card. Student will say beginning sound the letter on their card makes. The student will then use bingo dabber to dab the picture on their worksheet that makes the same beginning sound. (RF.K.3a)
-Missing Alphabet – Student will pick a card and determine what the picture is. The student will then use magnify glass to find the missing beginning sound. The student will also need to know if it is lowercase or uppercase. The student will then use dabber to dab if it is upper or lower and then write their answer in the sentence strip. (RF.K.3a and RF.K.1a)
-Matching Beginning sounds – Student will pick a card and say what is on the card. The student will then use dabber to dab the letter it begins with on their worksheet. They will then pick the picture that also starts with the same beginning sound. (RF.K.3a and RF.K.1a)
-School Time Syllables – Student will pick a card and match number on card to number on worksheet. Student will sound word out and clap out how many syllables the word has. They will then use bingo dabber to dab circles 1,2, or 3 times depending on the number of syllables the word has. (RF.K.2b)
-Syllable Sort – The student will make two groups – one for one syllable words and one for two syllable words. The student will then sort cards into these two groups. After complete they will then record onto their worksheet. (RF.K.2b and L.K.5a)
-Watch me sort letters and words – The student will again make two groups one for letters and one group for words. The student will then sort cards by these groups. Once complete they will record onto their worksheet. (RF.K.1b and L.K.5a)
-Turnip Roundup – write the room - Students will write the room using turnip cards and kindergarten sight words. They will match number on card to the number on the worksheet to record their answer. I have also included blank cards so you can write in your own words. (RF.K.1b)
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