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Hello SKS Families!

I am here to provide additional learning and ELA support for your child while we are away from Saint Kateri.  On this page, you will find activities, games, and links to websites for grades K-5 that will supplement the work we do together at school.  Have fun exploring these fun and engaging activities!
Questions or specific needs? Contact me any time via e-mail:  melinda.viscardi@dor.org

Tell me what you’re up to!  Follow the link and click on the at the bottom of the page to leave a note or picture on my Padlet: https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/tellme

 

Try These Activities! (March 30-April 3)

Kindergarten

As you follow the story, see if you hear and can find the following sight words: it, the, you, was, did
Visit the K-2 Padlet and share your favorite part! https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/K12storysharing

Matching Letter Names & Sounds – https://www.abcya.com/games/alphabet_matching_game
Word Ladders Levels 1-3 – Building 3-Letter Words – https://www.turtlediary.com/game/word-ladder.html

1st Grade
As you follow the story, see if you hear and can find words with these beginning blends: sp, fl, pl, tr
Visit the K-2 Padlet and share your favorite part! https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/K12storysharing
Consonant Blends Fuzz Bug Farm – https://www.abcya.com/games/consonant_blends
Word Ladders Levels 4-6 – Building 4-Letter Words – https://www.turtlediary.com/game/word-ladder.html
2nd Grade
Listen for the following compound words in the story: crossbones, sunblock, dinnertime, everybody, bedtime
Visit the K-2 Padlet and share your favorite part! https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/K12storysharing
Slimezilla vs. The Compound Words – https://www.abcya.com/games/slimezilla_compound_words
Make Compound Words – https://www.turtlediary.com/game/make-a-compound-word.html
 3rd Grade
As you follow the story, think about adjectives you would use to describe Arnie the Doughnut.
Visit the 3-5 Padlet to share thoughts about the main character! https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/345storysharing
Adjective Speed Quest – https://www.turtlediary.com/game/identifying-adjectives.html
Practice making words with Letter Blocks – https://www.abcya.com/games/letter_blocks
4th Grade
As you follow the story, note how endings such as -ed or -ing help us determine the verb tense (past, present, future)
Visit the 3-5 Padlet to share thoughts about the main character! https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/345storysharing
Verb Tenses Quiz Show – http://www.eslgamesplus.com/verb-tenses-interactive-grammar-game-for-esl-jeopardy-quiz-game/
Practice making words with Word Builder – http://www.wordgametime.com/games/word-builder
5th Grade
As you listen and follow, think about whose point of view the story is being told from.
Visit the 3-5 Padlet to share thoughts about the main character! https://padlet.com/melindaviscardi/345storysharing
Be a Super Speller and see what words you can build – http://www.wordgametime.com/games/superspeller
Activities For Everyone! Click the link to access ABCMouse (PreK- Grade 2), Adventure Academy (Grades 3-8), and Reading IQ (PreK-Grade 6) Parent Letter for ABC Mouse and Adventure Academy and Reading IQ

Doodle with Mo Willems, creator of some of our favorite book characters like Elephant & Piggie and Pigeon!

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