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|Grades||K – 5|
Tips & How-To's
Grades K – 3 | Tip & How-To
One way to help early readers begin to make sense of what they’re reading is to help them build their vocabulary. In this Tip, learn how to ask questions and have conversations with a child to integrate new words into his/her vocabulary.
Grades K – 2 | Tip & How-To
The outside world shapes children’s development through experiences that they have, which include using their five senses—hearing, sight, smell, taste, and touch. Drawing a child’s attention to the five senses and discussing them increases understanding of and communication about the world around us.
Grades K – 2 | Printout | Learning New Skills
This printout helps engage children in the thinking about how their five senses contribute to their understanding of and communication about their world.