Literacy for Kindergarten

Helping an Emergent Reader

Tips and Tricks for reading with your child.

  • Check the picture.
  • What would make sense?
  • Get your mouth ready.
  • Does it make sense and look right?
  • Could it be ____ or _____?
  • Show me the word __
  • Check the word with your finger.
  • Try reading without pointing with your finger.

Quarterly Reading Level Expectations

Beginning of the
Year

n/a

End of Quarter
1

n/a

End of Quarter
2

A

End of Quarter
3

B

End of Quarter
4
C

Quarter 2

Literacy Standards

Resources and Downloadable Apps

Council of the Great City Schools
provides guidance to parents about what their children will be learning and how they can support that learning.  Click the image above to learn more.

Scholastic offers a world of information to support your reader at home, no matter their reading level or interest.  Click the image above for additional information.

Comprehension

Little Stories. Bedtime books

 

Phonics

ABC Alphabet Phonics Letters

Early Skills

Fun with Directions-Lite

 

Vocabulary

Vocabulicious-Lite