Objective: Expand vocabulary and develop reading comprehension while increasing attention span
1.Please sign up for Get Epic to see the assigned books.
2.Before reading the story, explain the difference between fiction and non-fiction
3.Read the title and say it is the title of the book/story. Ask your child what the story could be based on the title.
4.Some books have a list of vocabulary your child will learn in the book/story on the first page. Please go over each word/phrase with your child by asking what they think it means and either explain the correct meaning or add on to their description.
5.Read the story to your child and stop when your child has questions or makes a connection with the story to his/her past experiences.
6.Continue your discussion with your child by asking the questions at the end of the story (if it has) or ask the questions below.
7.When you are finished reading, encourage your child to illustrate their favorite part of the story and write one or two sentences [Writing journal]
Materials: Mole goes to the Beach
Materials:  Exploring the Beach  Kat Goes
Materials: Lucy the Dinosaur
Materials: Exploring the Beach