Lesson Plan

Counting Words

In this fun lesson, kindergarten students will learn all about sentences as they practice using sentences to create their own little stories.
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Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to write a complete sentence.
  • Students will be able to count the words in a sentence.


(5 minutes)
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  • Tell students that today they will be learning about sentences. Explain: “A sentence tells about something and has several words in it.”
  • Provide examples of sentences and non-sentences. (Sentence example: “The cat is big and orange.” Non-sentence example: “cat”).