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Week 3 and 4


Literature Book for the Week


Max Takes the Train by Rosemary Wells


Phonemic Awareness

Review letters A-Z

Letters  Jj and Ww

Tongue Twisters


Review the letter sounds A-Z

Emphasis on the letters Jj and Ww sound this week

Practice these words:

Wag, web, wed, wet, wig, win, wit, went, wept, west, wind, wisp, Wes, Will, jam, jab, jet, jig, job, jog, jot, jest, Jan, Jed, Jeff, Jem Jen, Jill, Jim Jon,


High Frequency Words

Practice reading these words:

I             am            the            little      to         a         we         my         like

Mom          dad           cat         dog          man        he         for      me    with

she   see   look      they    you   of  is   have   are   that   do  one   two    three    four        five     here    go    from   yellow    green    blue


Vocabulary Development


Words to practice using around the house:

plane   subway  ferryboat   jetway  tunnel  sidecar


Text Comprehension

Preview and Predict

Recall and Retell

Realism and Fantasy



review Pronoun i

introduce, practice, and review questions


Phonological Awareness

Rhyming Words

Counting Words in a Sentence

Counting Syllables




Literacy Centers




Write the Room:  Days of the Weeks

Listening Center:  Books

March:  Poetry Club

Sight Word Books and Word Search Books

Names with Beads and Pipe Cleaners

Easter Basket Sentences

TLC Art with Mrs. Bender







Practice during writing


Practice writing numerals

Practice spelling words


*(SHARED WRITING introduce, practice and review asking a question

*(MODELED WRITING) review pronoun I, practice asking a question

 *(INTERACTIVE WRITING) Practice questions



Listening and Speaking

Introduce, practice, and review asking questions



Mixing colors

Real/make-believe animals


Sign of the Cross.

Bless us, O Lord

Glory to the Father

Hail Mary

Angel of God

Bible story:

New Testament

"He's Here"




Math Investigations

Larger Numerals

Math Tubs

St. Patrick's Day Addition Book

Shapes in Hexagons

St. Patrick's Parade  Ordinal Game and Documentation

Parquetry Shapes Fun

Pizza Fractions

Pizza Play


Nickel Game Board

Measure the Room

Play Dough Addition

Clock Race Game

Shapes with Geoboards












Social Studies

*traffic signs and signals

*story travel

*exploring transportation

*family roles

*unusual transports

SCIENCE:  Planets