This packet is the first in a series that supports the McGraw-Hill Wonders Start Smart series and the activities are aligned with the Kindergarten Common Core for literacy and math. However, these activities and games could be incorporated into any reading series since they follow CCSS.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.K.1d Recognize and name all upper and lowercase letters of the alphabet
CCSS.Math.Content.K.CC.A.2 Count forward beginning from a given
number within the known sequence (instead of having to begin at 1).
Activity #1: Letters On a Hill- a direction card for game with
CCSS, a game sheet, upper and lowercase letters
Activity #2: Numbers On a Hill- a direction card for game with
CCSS, a game sheet, numbers and number words
Activity #3: Alphabet Splash- a direction card for game with
CCSS, alphabet splash cards, a pail pattern for game ( and additional blank splash cards)
Activity #4: Up the Hill With Jack and Jill- Two game boards ( one for
uppercase and the other for lowercase)
Three follow-up worksheets (the wishing well worksheet can be
formulated for skill flexibility)