What your Kindergartner Needs to Know

What your Kindergartner Needs to Know

Preparing your Child for A Lifetime of Learning

Book - 2013
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Help your child exceed the Common Core standards withnbsp;the revised and updated nbsp; What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know
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Designed for use by parents and teachers, this groundbreaking first volume in the Core Knowledge Series provides kindergartners with the fundamentals they need to prepare them for a lifetime of learning. It sets out the elements a parent or educator should look for in a good kindergarten program and introduces activities that help a child take the first steps in learning to read and write. Featuring a new Introduction and filled with age-appropriate questions and suggestions that stimulate thinking and build vocabulary, this revised and updated edition of What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know also includes
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* Favorite poems --read and recite together from Mother Goose, A. A. Milne, Langston Hughes, and more, all beautifully illustrated
* Beloved stories and fables --read aloud from "The Three Little Pigs," "The Ugly Duckling," "Cinderella," Winnie-the-Pooh, "The Velveteen Rabbit," and many more, including multicultural folktales from African, Japanese, and Native American traditions
* Familiar sayings and phrases --impart traditional wisdom such as "Where there's a will, there's a way" and "Better safe than sorry"
* History and geography --a friendly introduction to our world, complete with simple questions and fun activities
* Visual arts --painting, drawing, cutting, and pasting go hand in hand with learning about color and helping a child look at and talk about great works of art
* Music --many musical experiences for parents and children to participate in, along with dozens of songs to sing and dance to
* Math --lively and interesting exposure to concepts and operations that provide a springboard to later mastery
* Science --activities that let children observe, experience, and get their hands dirty while exploring the wonders of nature
Publisher: New York :, Bantam Books Trade Paperbacks,, [2013]
Edition: Bantam Books Revised Trade Paperback Edition
ISBN: 9780345543738
Call Number: j372.219 WHAT 2013
Characteristics: xxxv, 403 pages cm : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

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