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Core Knowledge Kindergarten ELA Curriculum

Collector: Ashley A.

A kindergarten ELA curriculum designed by the Core Knowledge Foundation is comprised of a series of 12 read-aloud units. Each unit takes 3 weeks to complete and consists of several lessons following a common routine of introducing, listening to, and discussing a reading, with additional word practice and extension activities provided. Unit topics include nursery rhymes, the five senses, retelling stories, plants, farms, Native Americans, kings and queens, the seasons, weather, Columbus, pilgrims, colonial towns, taking care of the Earth, presidents, and American symbols. Family letters and various other supporting materials are also available.

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nursery rhymes, aesop's fables, fables, read-alouds, reading, reading comprehension, reading comprehension strategies, responding to reading, rhyming, rhyming words, personification, the five senses, sense of hearing, sense of sight, sense of smell, sense of taste, sense of touch, sense of vision, helen keller, blindness, deafness, nonfiction, nonfiction texts, informational texts, children's literature, cultural stories, retelling stories, retelling, fiction, chicken little, the three little pigs, goldilocks and the three bears, sequence of events, story structure, characters, plot, setting, responding to literature, plants, plant life cycles, plant growth, parts of a plant, parts of a flower, deciduous trees, johnny appleseed, george washington carver, flowers, flowering plants, living things, bees, honey bees, pollination, farming, the little red hen, native americans, north american native americans, native american culture, native american history, native american legends, native american music, native american tribes, indigenous people, fairy tales, cinderella, the four seasons, weather, seasonal change, weather changes, winter, spring, summer, fall, autumn, winter weather, weather types, meteorology, storms, christopher columbus, columbus day, the mayflower, the wampanoag, thanksgiving, the first thanksgiving, early explorers, explorers, plymouth colony, colonial america, the american colonies, colonies, planet earth, plant earth, the earth, human impact on the environment, the environment, recycling, air pollution, ocean pollution, pollution, water pollution, composting, natural resources, garbage, united states presidents, the white house, washington d.c., george washington, thomas jefferson, abraham lincoln, theodore roosevelt, barack obama, mount rushmore
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