This packet focuses on the the key skills for Reading Street Kindergarten Unit 4 Week 6 which highlights the story Abuela written by Arthur Dorros. These five hands-on activities are aligned with CCSS and target the key objectives for this week’s lessons. Have fun while teaching!
Activity 1: Bus Stop Sounds
Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds
1 game sheet, bus pattern, 30 picture cards, skill, directions, answer key
Activity 2: A Picture Perfect Setting
Identify characters, settings, and major events in a story
6 picture settings, 6 original stories, 6 topic, character & association cards, skill, directions, answer key
Activity 3: High Flying Adventure
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
1 game sheet, 30 test-based comprehension cards, skill, directions, answer key
Activity 4: I or Me...Which Tree Will It Be?
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar
2 pronoun game posters, 20 sentence cards, skill, directions, answer key, teacher tip
Activity 5: The Right Place At the Right Time
Use words and phrases acquired through conversations, reading and being read to, and responding to texts
2 calendar game posters, March & April original story cards, 18 time cards, picture, 30 picture cards