Preschool Leveled Reading Centers (Level AA Beginning Basics)

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PreK - K
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Level: Beginning Basics (AA Pre-readers)

Activity List

1.Fly and Say (Reading left to right)

2.Point and Read (Reading 1:1 correspondence)

3.Word Counting (Concept of Print)

4.Uppers and Lowers Ahoy (Learning Letter Recognition)

5.Upper and Lower Sorting Ice Creams (Learning Letter Recognition/ Concept of Print)

6.Rhyming Puzzle Dogs (Phonological/ Rhyming Words)

7.Letter, Number, Word Trees (Concept of Print)

8.Letter Construction (Letter Formation)

9.Name Games (Letter Id and Name recognition)


Beginning to-

Recognize upper and lower case letters

Notice letter shapes

Recognize rhyming words

One-to-one word to spoken word

Using picture clues

Recognizing and spelling their name

The goal is for students to master a level, and then move on to the next. Each level has a collection of activities to help students build skills on that reading level. Before using an activity in centers, I like to introduce it as a group game in our minilesson. This helps kids understand what is expected of them for each center.

You can mix levels in the classroom to differentiate activities for each level of reader. Students who progress through the levels faster than the others can work on the higher level centers.

Letters can be a cumulative practice of all the letters you have covered in class so far, or they can be a mix of all the letters. I recommend using only the letters you have covered in class so far.

The Beginning Basics level is designed to correspond with a guided reading level AA.

Need minilessons, theme activites, lesson plans, and practice pages? Grab the complete3 year old curriculum or 4 year old curriculum.

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