• Some Things We're Working On:
  • Kindergarten
    • Letter recognition
    • Matching uppercase/lowercase letters
    • Matching letters and sounds
    • Using picture clues
    • One to one correspondence 
  • First Grade
    • Quick recall of letter/sound relationships
    • Strengthening reading strategies such as matching 1:1, using picture clues, getting our mouths ready, thinking about what makes sense
    • Identifying and reading cvc words and short vowel sounds
    • recognizing digraphs and blends
    • rereading lots of books
  • Second Grade
    • Flexible use of strategies such as looking through words, making sure text makes sense, reading fluently and self correcting more frequently
    • Identifying long and short vowel sounds, blends, digraphs and vowel teams
    • Retelling stories, including characters, setting, beginning, middle and end, problem and solution
    • Determining main idea
    • Rereading for multiple purposes