# This Week in Kindergarten

Week 28

## Recognizing Vowels and Their Sounds: A

The letter A makes several sounds, a point of confusion for some young readers. Together with your child, brainstorm and record words that begin with and/or contain a variety of A sounds!
The letter A makes several sounds, a point of confusion for some young readers. Together with your students, brainstorm and record words that begin with and/or contain a variety of A sounds!
Dot-to-Dot Alphabet: A
Worksheet
Dot-to-Dot Alphabet: A
Count 1-2-3 to learn A-B-C with this fun dot-to-dot for the letter A.
Year one
Maths
Worksheet
Learning Vowels: "A"
Worksheet
Learning Vowels: "A"
Year one
Worksheet
The Letter A
Worksheet
The Letter A
The letter A is awesome! Add colour to the apples with uppercase and lowercase A's by following the colour guide. Then count the number of apples.
Year one
Worksheet
Find the Letter A: Did You Ever See a Lassie?
Worksheet
Find the Letter A: Did You Ever See a Lassie?
Preschoolers and kindergarteners will enjoy finding the letter A in the lines of this classic children's poem and song.
Year one
Worksheet
Letter Sounds: The Letter A
Worksheet
Letter Sounds: The Letter A
More than just another coloring page, this worksheet also teaches kids about the letter A.
Year one
Worksheet
"Short A" Cloud Catcher
Game
"Short A" Cloud Catcher
Kids help Tutu make rainbows by identifying short A words in this reading game.
Year 2
Game

## Addition: Patterns of One More

Explain to your child that addition means that more are being added to a group. Demonstrate how adding one to a group relates to counting in order. For instance, "one (plus one is...) two, (plus one is...) three!"
Explain to your class that addition means that more is being added to a group. Demonstrate how adding one to a group relates to counting in order. For example: "One (plus one is...) two, (plus one is...) three!"
Worksheet
Give your preschooler a head start in maths with this simple addition worksheet. Colorful and catchy, she'll count and colour too!
Kindergarten
Maths
Worksheet
Worksheet
Year one students are becoming better at adding numbers every day! Help them understand what happens when you add one more using this fun worksheet.
Year one
Maths
Worksheet
One More
Worksheet
One More
Year one students are excited to practise their addition skills. As they grow to become better mathematicians, use this fun worksheet to help them understand what happens when you add one more.
Year one
Maths
Worksheet
One More Vegetable!
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One More Vegetable!
One more vegetable! This worksheet will have your students figuring out what happens when you add one more vegetable to the existing list.
Year one
Maths
Worksheet
Matching Numbers: One More
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Matching Numbers: One More
Year one students are practising their addition skills! Help them practise adding one more using this helpful worksheet.
Year one
Maths
Worksheet
Game
Kids practise concrete counting and simple addition at the pizza parlor.
Kindergarten
Maths
Game
Just One More Foot
Lesson plan
Just One More Foot
In this hilarious maths lesson, students will learn about addition patterns of one more using animal feet to guide them!
Kindergarten
Maths
Lesson plan

## Nonfiction Stories: Comprehension

Text-related experiments and tactile experiences bring literature to life! Engage in activities to help increase nonfiction literature comprehension.
Text-related experiments and tactile experiences bring literature to life! Engage in activities to help increase nonfiction literature comprehension.
Missing the Main Topic: Horses
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Missing the Main Topic: Horses
Help your year one students identify the main topic and key ideas in nonfiction texts using this fun horse-themed worksheet.
Year one
Worksheet
Missing the Main Topic: Dogs
Worksheet
Missing the Main Topic: Dogs
Help your year one students identify the main topic and key ideas in nonfiction texts using this fun pet-themed worksheet.
Year one
Worksheet
Missing the Main Topic: Sea Turtles
Worksheet
Missing the Main Topic: Sea Turtles
Help your year one students identify the main topic and key ideas in nonfiction texts using this fun sea turtle-themed worksheet.
Year one
Worksheet
Worksheet
Help students prepare for reader’s workshop and practise reading comprehension by sharing about books they’ve read. After taking turns telling a partner all about their chosen books, students will write or draw about what their partner shared.
Year 2
Worksheet
We Love Bees!
Lesson plan
We Love Bees!
Students will be buzzing as they write and illustrate information about bees.
Year one
Maths
Lesson plan
Lesson plan
Kindergarten ELs will love practising their observation and writing skills as they learn all about flowers in this fun hands-on lesson plan! Can be used as a stand-alone or support lesson for the **We Love Bees!** lesson plan.
Kindergarten
Maths
Lesson plan
Pets: Level A
Story
Pets: Level A
In this interactive story, early readers can learn about different types of pets and what they are like -- which hop, which slither, and which bark.
Kindergarten
Story

## Writing Prompts

Spark your young writer's imagination! Show your child a picture or pictures and ask them to write or draw how the "story" shown might proceed.
Spark your young writers' imaginations! Show students a picture or pictures and ask them to write or draw how the "story" shown might proceed.
Earth Day Circle
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Earth Day Circle
A great Earth Day-related fun-starter, the simple prompt is good any time of the year. What's your favorite thing in the whole wide world?
Year one
Worksheet
Finish the Drawing: Draw His Son
Worksheet
Finish the Drawing: Draw His Son
This Finish the Drawing father and son worksheet is educational and fun. Try this Finish the Drawing father and son worksheet this Father's Day.
Kindergarten
Worksheet
Finish the Drawing: Why is he Happy?
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Finish the Drawing: Why is he Happy?
Finish the illustration on this worksheet to reveal why the boy is happy. Help your child build creative and critical thinking skills with this worksheet.
Kindergarten
Worksheet
Worksheet
Here's a fun exercise to encourage self-awareness in your child: draw your favorite toy!
Year one
Worksheet
Send home these fun free resources to help reinforce the skills you're teaching in the classroom.