K5 Book 6 Up and Down Lesson Plan

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K5 Book 6 Up and Down Lesson Plan

What we did ………

We are learning to read sight words and write our letters. We are focusing on sight words and writing upper and lower case letters for the next couple of weeks. We will be working on letter sound review, citizenship, math and our alphabet book at least once a week.

Prior to starting the lesson, you may want to visit the links to Amazon to find the items that I used.  I have alloted 2 days to learn the sight words and read the book.  Your child may need more time, that is fine.  These are work at your own pace lesson plans.

We are using Sight Word Readers by Scholastic which include 50 commonly used words.

I have created sight word readers flash cards for the 50 site words in these readers Free Printable. I printed mine on card stock, cut them out and glued 2 cards together and laminated 4 (8 words) per sheet.

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K5 Book 5 Farm Friends Lesson Plan

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What we did ………

We are learning to read sight words and write our letters. We are focusing on sight words and writing upper and lower case letters for the next couple of weeks. We will be working on letter sound review, citizenship, math and our alphabet book at least once a week.

Prior to starting the lesson with your child, you may want to visit the links to Amazon to find the items that I used.  I have alloted 2 days to learn the sight words and read the book.  Your child may need more time, that is fine.  These are work at your own pace lesson plans.

We are using Sight Word Readers by Scholastic which include 50 commonly used words.

I have created sight word readers flash cards for the 50 site words in these readers Free Printable. I printed mine on card stock, cut them out and glued 2 cards together and laminated 4 (8 words) per sheet.

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K5 Book 4 Go, Go Lesson Plan

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K5 Book 4 Go, Go Lesson Plan

What we did today……..

We are learning to read sight words and write our letters. We are focusing on sight words and writing upper and lower case letters for the next couple of weeks. We will be working on letter sound review, citizenship, math and our alphabet book at least once a week.

Prior to starting the lesson with your child, you may want to visit the links to Amazon to find the items that I used.  I have alloted 2 days to learn the sight words and read the book.  Your child may need more time, that is fine.  These are work at your own pace lesson plans.

We are using Sight Word Readers by Scholastic which include 50 commonly used words.

I have created sight word readers flash cards for the 50 site words in these readers Free Printable. I printed mine on card stock, cut them out and glued 2 cards together and laminated 4 (8 words) per sheet.

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K5 Book 3 That Hat Lesson Plan

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What we did today……..

We are learning to read sight words and write our letters. We are focusing on sight words and writing upper and lower case letters for the next couple of weeks. We will be working on letter sound review, citizenship, math and our alphabet book at least once a week.

Prior to starting the lesson with your child, you may want to visit the links to Amazon to find the items that I used.  I have alloted 2 days to learn the sight words and read the book.  Your child may need more time, that is fine.  These are work at your own pace lesson plans.

We are using Sight Word Readers by Scholastic which include 50 commonly used words.

I have created sight word readers flash cards for the 50 site words in these readers Free Printable. I printed mine on card stock, cut them out and glued 2 cards together and laminated 4 (8 words) per sheet.

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Economical Easter Basket

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I get excited about after season or holiday clearance.  This is my biggest secret to making frugal yet substanctial Easter baskets.

  After Halloween Walmart usually has themed trick or treat buckets on clearance.  I purchased this Captain America bucket for $1.50.  

After Christmas  around February you can find a lot of toys on clearance.  I found action figures on sale for $3 to $5 dollars.  I purchased a Captain America t-shirt at Walmart online for $2.50. 

Next, time to hit the Dollar Tree where I found all sorts of Captain America stuff.  Captain America PEZ head, foam plane, coloring activity book and candy.  
This entire Easter Basket cost me $11 plus tax.  The best part is that he is going to love it and there is very little candy and a cool shirt for summer.  

K5 Book 2 Animals Lesson Plan

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What we did today……..

We are learning to read sight words and write our letters. We are focusing on sight words and writing upper and lower case letters for the next couple of weeks. We will be working on letter sound review, citizenship, math and our alphabet book at least once a week.

Prior to starting the lesson with your child, you may want to visit the links to Amazon to find the items that I used.  I have alloted 2 days to learn the sight words and read the book.  Your child may need more time, that is fine.  These are work at your own pace lesson plans.

We are using Sight Word Readers by Scholastic which include 50 commonly used words.

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My Letter book

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My Letter book

 

Have your child create their very own alphabet book.  I want to ensure that this book is very colorful and engaging.  I will use construction paper for the pages of this book and bind it with glue and tape.

Book Construction:
Supplies:

  • 29 sheets of construction paper
  • 2 large board books or clip boards
  • clamps
  • hot glue or rubber cement   (I used hot glue for my first book but I will use rubber cement for the next book.  The rubber cement will work in between each page easier).
  • clear tape or other tape

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Dollar Tree Finds …. March 2017

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Dollar Tree Finds …. March 2017

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A new Dollar Tree opened up near me, I had to see what Home school teaching items I could find.  I was very pleased to find some learning wheels and readers with song Cd and lyric printables.

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I have found several file folder and pocket games from the Dollar Tree.  This trip, I found a beginning sounds game.  Each of the four monsters has a white area that works with washable dry erase markers.  Place a re-usable picture sticker in the mouth of each of the monsters.  Have your child write the beginning letter of each word.

When your child is older, you can laminate each of these using a laminating sheet and a piece of white paper behind.  Have your child spell out the word for each image.

Numbers Pre-K to Kindergarten

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I found a great workbook by Kumon My Book of Numbers 1-30.  This workbook has very simple and colorful worksheets stated for ages 3-5 years of age.  I have chosen to use both workbook and online learning to teach my son math.

In this post, I will share with you the resources that we are using with this workbook to learn how to count and write numbers 1-30.  At the end of this workbook there is an award
certificate for a job well done.

Additional Apps: Starfall and Endless Numbers

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Geography Pre-K

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Geography Pre-K

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Learn and Explore.…..
I found these great workbooks from DK about several different subjects and several different grade levels.  Below I have taken each page from the Pre-K Geography workbook and provided some additional educational materials to help teach each topic to your child.

In the beginning of each workbook there are stars and a contents area that allows you to
put a sticker on each page that you complete.  At the end of the book, after all of the pages have been completed there is a completion certificate for this workbook.

I have included links to additional printables and books.  You may want to scroll ahead to see these resources to decide if you would like to include these in your Geography curriculum.

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