# This Week in Kindergarten

Week 35

## Punctuation

Practice using and identifying proper punctuation in sentences with your child this week.
Practice using and identifying proper punctuation in sentences with your class this week.
Play Punctuation Red Light, Green Light
Activity
Play Punctuation Red Light, Green Light
With nothing more than a flat open space and some lively kids, you can reinforce key concepts of punctuation while having lots of healthy laughs.
Activity
Sentence Features (Punctuation)
Worksheet
Sentence Features (Punctuation)
Let's check in on those punctuation skills! Use this activity to assess your students on their ability to use proper end punctuation.
Worksheet
Punctuation Symbols
Worksheet
Punctuation Symbols
Worksheet
Punctuation Mark Exercises
Worksheet
Punctuation Mark Exercises
Worksheet
Finish That Sentence: Punctuation
Worksheet
Finish That Sentence: Punctuation
Assess kids' understanding of ending punctuation in this worksheet.
preschool
Worksheet
Assessment: Early End Punctuation
Worksheet
Assessment: Early End Punctuation
Determine if students know when to use exclamation points, question marks, and periods!
preschool
Worksheet

## Math Review

This is a great time to practice and review skills your child learned earlier in the year!
Spend some time reviewing math concepts taught using a variety of activities where students can work independently while you meet individually with each child.
Subtracting in Space
Worksheet
Subtracting in Space
Get ready for a galactic expedition! How many stars do you see? Is that a rocketship? Help your kindergartener practice their subtraction skills as they discover what is happening in space.
kindergarten
Math
Worksheet
Number Maze: Help the Surfing Starfish!
Worksheet
Number Maze: Help the Surfing Starfish!
Kids give a surfing starfish a hand, drawing a path from the starfish to the wave by counting from 1 to 20 on this kindergarten math worksheet.
kindergarten
Math
Worksheet
More Subtracting Fun!
Lesson plan
More Subtracting Fun!
In this lesson, your students will review how to solve subtraction equations using drawings to represent the problem. This can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the Spring Symbols Subtraction lesson plan.
kindergarten
Math
Lesson plan
Add and Subtract with Math Bugs
Activity
Add and Subtract with Math Bugs
Your child will enjoy getting math practice as they use bugs in addition and subtraction problems.
kindergarten
Math
Activity
Measuring Shapes
Worksheet
Measuring Shapes
These colorful basic shapes make math practice fun! Your child can work on measurement skills with this measuring shapes worksheet.
kindergarten
Worksheet
Cut-Out Graph: Sea Creatures
Worksheet
Cut-Out Graph: Sea Creatures
This bubbly worksheet takes the stress out of math by turning it into a hands-on experiment.
kindergarten
Math
Worksheet

After you read a book with your child, ask them to tell you what happened in the beginning, middle, and end of the story.
After completing a readaloud, ask students to practice retelling the beginning, middle, and end.
Story Comprehension: Drawing Conclusions
Worksheet
Story Comprehension: Drawing Conclusions
Worksheet
Three Billy Goats Gruff Comprehension Quiz
Game
Three Billy Goats Gruff Comprehension Quiz
Kids put their comprehension skills to work in this interactive Three Billy Goats Gruff quiz.
kindergarten
Game
Fairy Tale Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Fairy Tale Graphic Organizer
The next time you're having story time, be sure to use this fairy tale graphic organizer to boost comprehension!
Worksheet
Lesson plan
ELs will get a chance to practice their listening and reading comprehension skills as they answer questions about the key details in a read-aloud text. Use as a stand-alone or pre-lesson for the Questions for Comprehension lesson plan.
kindergarten
Lesson plan
Here is My Family: Level D
Story
Here is My Family: Level D
Help budding readers gain confidence and sharpen their skills with this story about activities to do as a family.
preschool
Story
Sequence Those Sentences, A Story Game
Activity
Sequence Those Sentences, A Story Game
kindergarten
Activity

## Writing Practice

Have your child make a mini-book of a favorite story. They can write one sentence for the beginning, middle, and end of the story on separate pieces of paper, then draw illustrations to accompany them.
Invite students to make a three-page book of a favorite story. The book should include a one-sentence summary for the beginning, middle, and end. After they write their sentences, have them add illustrations.
Story Graphic Organizer
Worksheet
Story Graphic Organizer
What do you do at school every day? Help your child sort out her school routine and write it down, from beginning, to middle to end!
kindergarten
Worksheet
Storytelling Dice
Worksheet
Storytelling Dice
With just a roll of the dice, little storytellers will get to work their imaginations to weave each item into their story.
kindergarten
Worksheet
Hot Lava! What Happens Next?
Worksheet
Hot Lava! What Happens Next?
Searching for a worksheet to help your budding, young scientist? This printable will help with them with their reasoning skills.
kindergarten
Worksheet
Wham! Bam! Kapow!: Cartoon Storytelling
Activity
Wham! Bam! Kapow!: Cartoon Storytelling
Challenge your learner to a whole new method of storytelling, and improve their fine motor skills in the process.
kindergarten
Activity
Jump Into Writing: Write a "Frog" Sentence
Worksheet
Jump Into Writing: Write a "Frog" Sentence
Inspire your kindergartener's imagination by helping her write a very "froggy" sentence!
kindergarten
Worksheet
Retell It
Worksheet
Retell It
Kids recall important details from a story in this listening comprehension worksheet.
kindergarten
Worksheet
Send home these fun free resources to help reinforce the skills you're teaching in the classroom.