In this standard, students will learn the basics of reading stories by following words left to right, top to bottom, and page by page.
Next, students will focus specifically on the spaces in print that separate words.
Upper and Lowercase Letters
Finally, students will analyze patterns and relationships using two given rules. First, they’ll identify apparent relationships between corresponding terms. From there, students will form and graph ordered pairs on a coordinate plane.
Words That Rhyme
In this standard, students will continue to learn about and identify rhyming words.
Kindergarten students will focus on syllables in words, learning how to count and pronounce them.
Letters Make Words
Students will focus on consonant-vowel-consonant words, learning to isolate and pronounce each sound.
In this standard, students will learn to add or change individual sounds in one-syllable words to make new ones.
Students will learn the basics of one-to-one letter sounds.
Students will continue to build their skills in reading by learning to recognize the most common high-frequency words by sight.
Finally, students will learn to tell the difference between similarly spelled words through sounds and letters.