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Flori Huitt, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction | Heidi Aranda, Senior Director of Curriculum Development

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This page contains a "menu" of lessons and activities for this week's learning at home. You will find the objectives: the specific skills that your child will be able to do. Then you will find a selection of lessons and activities which help your child master those skills. If you run into technical issues or other difficulties with any of these, simply move on and choose another. These activities fit into the Sample Dailly Schedule.

Please keep the following in mind:

  • Your child DOES NOT have to complete all activities listed for each subject.
  • Activities have been identified to give your child choice and variety.
  • Your child's teacher may suggest other activities more appropriate for your child.


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Kindergarten Literacy - Week Six

Printable Version of this lesson board in PDF format

Kindergarten Literacy

Week 6 May 11-15
Semana 11-15 de mayo

Weekly Packet

Literacy Objectives:With prompting and support, students will be able to:

  • retell stories and informational text, and identify main ideas and topics, along with key details.
  • compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories.
  • identify basic similarities in and differences between two texts on the same topic.
  • read common high frequency words by sight from a word list.
  • write opinion pieces in which the topic is introduced or name the book, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion, and provide some closure.

Objetivos de literatura:Los estudiantes podrán:

  • comparar y contrastar las aventuras y experiencias de personajes en historias familiares.
  • identificar similitudes básicas y diferencias entre dos textos sobre el mismo tema .
  • usar una combinación de dibujos, dictado, y escritura para redactar textos de opinión en las que le dicen a un lector cual es el tema o el nombre del libro sobre el que están escribiendo y expresan su opinión o preferencia sobre el tema o el libro. (por ejemplo: Mi libro favorito es…).
  • leer a simple vista palabras comunes de uso frecuente.

Benchmark Reading Selection

Go to Clever and select Benchmark app. Go to inbox and click assignments. Select a book to read and discuss connections between the illustrations and the text.

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Three Bears

At the Birthday Party

The Best Thanksgiving

How are the two bear stories the same and how are they different?

After reading either At the Birthday Party, or the Best Thanksgiving, talk with an adult about how the story is similar and/or different to how you celebrate your Birthday or Thanksgiving.

Libros en Benchmark Adelante

Lee La gallinita roja y El loro Tico Tango. Compara y contrasta los dos personajes usa esta tabla.

Lee Personas a las que les rendimos homenaje y La mejor manera de celebrar cada fiesta. Compara y contrasta los dos textos usando esta tabla.

Scholastic Learn At Home Projects

TrueFlix (BookFlix) Username: Learning20

Password: Clifford

Let's Find Out, Learn at Home?and Play??

Scholastic Learn At Home Week 3 Selections

Bugs, Bugs, Bugs, and a Ladybug Larva Grows Up.

Planting a Flower and It Could Still Be a Flower

Identify the similarities and differences in the two texts. Enjoy the additional activities provided with the texts.

Aprender con Scholastic

Para usar Scholastic:

Username: Learning20

Password: Clifford

Mira el video Ficción y no ficción. Completa la prueba corta.

Para usar Bookflix:

Username: Learning20

Password: Clifford


Kindergarten sight word Wordlist. This week focus on the words numbered 41-50. Enjoy the sight word videos found in the YouTube video section box as well as listening to the Heidi Songs in Benchmark Advance.

Sight Word Page 1 Sight Word Page 2

Sight Word Page 3

Using a text, go on a word hunt. How many sight words can you find? Read the sentence using that sight word to a family member.

Benchmark Advance

Select a few Heidi Songs for Sight Word Videos to watch and listen.

Palabras de uso frecuente

Usando libros de Benchmark, Scholastic o en casa busca las siguientes palabras. Lee la frase con la palabra a alguien. la, veo, gusta, un, una, mi

Benchmark Adelante

Selecciona canciones de Benchmark Adelante 123 Andrés y juegos interactivos de fonética.

YouTube Videos

Learning Sight Words with Jan Richardson

Select sight words from Kindergarten Wordlist

Fun Sight Word Rap with Jack Hartmann

Reading Sight Words

Retelling a Story With an adult, watch the video to learn about retelling a story. Choose a text, and practice the ideas from the video.

Videos de YouTube:

Mira el video Comparar y contrastar. ¿Te gustó? Escribe tu opinion del video.

Mira El vendedor de humo. ¿Te gustó o no? Escribe tu opinión y explica porque te gusto o no.

Writing Activities

After reading/listening to a text, write your opinion about the information or a character in the text.

In my opinion, the character _____ was special happy, interesting, because ____

In my opinion, the information in the text was interesting because _____ .

May Writing Prompts and Activities Calendar

Pick the day and explore the writing!


Después de leer/escuchar un texto, escribe tu opinión sobre la información o un personaje en el texto.

En mi opinión, el personaje _____ es interesante, porque ____.

En mi opinión, la información en el texto fue interesante porque _____.

Calendario de mayo de escritura

Escoge un día y colorea el cuadro cuando termines.

SuccessMaker K-8

Go to Clever. Practice 20 minutes each day


Please explore the Language Arts section and work on the boards work best for you!

Imagine Learning Español

Ve a CLEVER y selecciona Imagine app

Practica 20 minutos diarios.

Offline Activity

Through writing and drawing, retell a book you read. Include main idea and key details.

Actividad sin internet

¿Qué libro que leíste esta semana fue tu favorito? Escribe porque te gustó.

SummerBridge K-1

Each day beginning with day 2, practice writing letters. Select a phonics activity to do each day beginning on day 2.

Cuaderno de Empower

Trío de elementos p.16-17

Yo me sé una narración p. 20-21

Panqueques voladores p. 10-15

textfancy.com makes your text more stylish. Pick emojis and other characters, generate ascii art and more.

Links and Apps


Scholastic Learn At Home
Scholastic at Home

Log-In Questions? See instructions on our Learn From Home page.

Free Meals for Kids!

Free Grab-and-Go Meals for Kids

Free meals for all kids 18 and under! Find schedules at www.tusd1.org/GrabAndGo


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