• By the end of the year we will:

    • Recognize the 26 letters in the alphabet (upper and lowercase)
    • Recognize the sounds each letter stands for
    • Read our sight words-see attached list below!
    • Read on a Fountas and Pinnell level D (repetitive patterns in the text, words that are easily sounded out or explained by the illustrations)-see attached example book below!
    • Listen to stories read aloud, and be able to:
      • Identify characters
      • Make predictions about what will happen next
      • Retell the beginning, middle and end of the story
      • Use pictures and text to describe character emotions and motives
      • Recall details from nonfiction text
      • Gather information from pictures, captions, graphs and labels


    Level D Example Book


    Sight Word List