What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated): Preparing Your Child for a Lifetime of Learning (Core Knowledge Series)


What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know (Revised and updated): Preparing Your Child for a Lifetime of Learning (Core Knowledge Series) Author E.D. Hirsch Jr.
ISBN-10 0345543734
ISBN-13 9780345543738
Year 2013-07-16
Pages 403
Language English
Publisher Bantam
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Help your child exceed the Common Core standards withthe revised and updatedWhat Your Kindergartner Needs to Know Designed for use by parents and teachers this groundbreaking first volume in the Core Knowledge Series provides kindergartners with the fundamentals they need to prepare them for a lifetime of learning It sets out the elements a parent or educator should look for in a good kindergarten program and introduces activities that help a child take the first steps in learning to read and write Featuring a new Introduction and filled with age appropriate questions and suggestions that stimulate thinking and build vocabulary this revised and updated edition of What Your Kindergartner Needs to Know also includes Favorite poemsread and recite together from Mother Goose A A Milne Langston Hughes and more all beautifully illustrated Beloved stories and fablesread aloud from The Three Little Pigs The Ugly Duckling Cinderella Winnie the Pooh The Velveteen Rabbit and many more including multicultural folktales from African Japanese and Native American traditions Familiar sayings and phrasesimpart traditional wisdom such as Where theres a will theres a way and Better safe than sorry History and geographya friendly introduction to our world complete with simple questions and fun activities Visual artspainting drawing cutting and pasting go hand in hand with learning about color and helping a child look at and talk about great works of art Musicmany musical experiences for parents and children to participate in along with dozens of songs to sing and dance to Mathlively and interesting exposure to concepts and operations that provide a springboard to later mastery Scienceactivities that let children observe experience and get their hands dirty while exploring the wonders of nature

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