Pre-K & Kindergarten

Handwriting and Early Learning Resources through Learning Without Tears

Use this link to review letter and number formation the same way it has been taught in class as well as find other engaging activities using early literacy and writing skills. 

We recommend the  Wet Dry Try App for practice using an ipad or smart phone.

Fine Motor Activities develop the hand and finger strength and coordination for learning and many also develop eye tracking skills for reading. Here is a great list of fun, engaging and simple fine motor activities for PK and K students.

Writing Activities (click here)

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MATH

Freckle 

• PK students can create a free parent site

• Kindergarten students can log in with the class code: LOUWEP

You can set goals with your child and provide simple incentives at home for reaching those goals.

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READING

Make daily reading a habit, both reading to your child and having beginning readers read to you!

Raz Kids reading at home
• Your teacher’s username:  klouwerse
• click on your child’s user name
• click on the sailboat icon (our class password)

Freckle also has ELA activities that students may access

Readworks has an assortment of articles and stories at a variety of grade levels with comprehension questions to talk about. Parents can create a free account.

EPIC
Subscription – special pricing for summer ebook reading

The free basic plan includes 1 free book a day or you can purchase unlimited access.

 

List of summer activities for PK and K

It is a trail that has stops along the way with a picture book. The book changes each month. It is a good way to encourage building literacy with spending some time outside.

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PHONICS AND READING

Games and practice

SPELLING

Kindergarten TRICKy words link

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