Kindergarten

FIRST GRADING PERIOD

  • Reads Name
  • Follows one and two step directions
  • Shares information in complete sentences
  • Recites poems, rhymes, and songs
  • Matches sets of objects one to one
  • Sorts and classifies objects
  • Understands and uses positional words
  • Identifies and describes shapes
  • Recognizes letters of the alphabet

SECOND GRADING PERIOD

  • Understands concepts of print:  Print goes from left to right; difference between letters, words, and sentences
  • Identify rhyming words
  • Sequence a story
  • Graph information with pictures and objects
  • Identify, copy and extend a pattern
  • Count to 25
  • Count objects to 10
  • Identify numbers 0 to 10
  • Write using pictures, letters, words, or sentences
  • Recognizes letters of the alphabet

THIRD GRADING PERIOD

  • Matches sounds and letters
  • Identifies beginning consonant sounds
  • Identifies ending consonant sounds
  • Writes numbers 0-10
  • Compares sets of objects to 10  - Equal, Less, or More
  • Recognizes letters of the alphabet

FOURTH GRADING PERIOD

  • Reads sight words
  • Decodes word families
  • Identifies parts of a story:  Characters, Setting, Events
  • Uses reading strategies:  Picture Clues, Context Clues, Predictions, Connections
  • Knows alphabetical order
  • Writes legibly
  • Models addition and subtraction
  • Uses objects to solve problems