Monday, December 18, 2017

Books About Us

Young children are motivated and eager to learn to read when they have the ability to choose what they are reading.  One reading option in our classroom is
"Books About Us". 

During the year, take as many pictures of your students working & playing. 
Make it into a book. 
Use as many sight words as you can.
That's it...favorite books to read again & again. 

Here are some examples from our classroom...

Every kindergarten classroom is made up of a diverse set of readers.  Some students come in knowing how to read a handful of words, while others are still learning the alphabet.  EVERY student can't wait to read about themselves or their friends!   

Happy Reading!


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