Reading Street Kindergarten Unit 5 Week 6 features the story
This Is the Way We Go to School by Edith Baer. These five hands-on and interactive activities are aligned with the CCSS and support the key skills for this week’s lessons. Although I am not affiliated with this curriculum, my materials are designed to be used in conjunction with this series.
Activity 1: Think Outside the Box
Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds.
4 /y/ /q/ pictures for box game, 42 phonic question cards, skill, directions
Activity 2: Come To a Conclusion
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text
6 story cards, 6 conclusion pictures, skill, directions, answer key
Activity 3: On the Move!
Identify characters, settings, and major events in a story
1 game sheet, 30 text-based comprehension cards, worksheet, skill, directions, answer key, teacher tip
Activity 4: Spring Into Action
Use frequently occurring nouns and verbs.
16 verb pictures, , skill, directions, teacher tip
Activity 5: Nursery Rhymes 1-2-3
With prompting and support, retell familiar stories, including key details.
1 game poster for plot, 12 pictures for four popular nursery rhymes, skill, directions, teacher tip