Children first, always.
The core resource for comprehension instruction is the Reading Units of Study through Teachers College.
The units of study in kindergarten include
Vocabulary is taught through the units above as well as through whole group read aloud and small group guided reading lessons.
Written language instruction is based on Kid Writing in the wheel.
Guided Reading and Small Group Instruction
The purpose of guided reading is for students to have time to read and apply strategies and skills that were demonstrated by the teacher during read aloud and shared reading instruction.
Project Read is our program that teaches letters and letter sounds through phonics units.
Numbers and Operations
Kindergarten Science topics are integrated throughout the Teachers College Reading Workshop read alouds and Responsive Classroom class meetings.
Topic of Study:
Unit - Weather
Topics of study include:
Kindergarten Social Studies topics are integrated throughout the Teachers College Reading Workshop read alouds and Responsive Classroom class meetings.