# Kindergarten Goals

## Math Goals

Term 1 (September-November)

Topic 1: Numbers 0-5

• Students will count, group, read and write numbers 0-5
• Students will solve math word problems
• Students will use the following math tools: counters, number cards, connecting cubes

Topic 2: Compare Numbers 0-5

• Students will compare groups of numbers up to 5
• Students will learn greater than, less than, equal to

Topic 3: Numbers 6-10

• Students will count, group, read and write numbers 6-10

Topic 4: Compare Numbers 0-10

• Students will compare groups of numbers up from 0-10
• Students will continue to solve math word problems

Topic 5: Classify Count Data

• Students will be able to classify objects into categories and tell why they are in each category
• Students will be able to use counting to compare objects in different categories
• Students will be able to tell whether the way objects have been sorted, counted and compared makes sense

## ELA Modules Yearly Overview

 Reading Themes Writing Genres Dates Module 1 Curious About Kindergarten (Fiction, Poetry, Informational Text) Opinion Writing September-October Module 2 There's Only One Me!  (Fiction, Persuasive Text, Informational Text, Fable) Narrative Writing October- December Module 3 My Community Heroes (Informational Text, Realistic Fiction, Fable, Poetry) Informational Text Writing December- January Module 4 Happy Healthy Me (Informational Text, Fiction, Fairy Tale, Poetry) Research Writing January- March Module 6 Home of the Free and the Brave (Poetry/Song, Informational Text, Fiction, Biography) Informational Text Writing March- April Module 7 Zoom In!  (Informational Text, Biography, Persuasive Text) Creative Story Writing April- May Module 8 From Plant to Plate  (Poetry/Song, Informational Text, Fiction, Biography) Opinion Writing May- June