New Haven Public Schools Curriculum Standards
This unit was designed to address the following district objectives in the First Grade:
Phonological Awareness/Phonics Objectives/Indicators of Mastery
Students will recognize and produce rhyming words; hear and begin blending onsets and rimes.
: Students will identify initial, medial and final consonant sounds in words
: Students will segment and blend words sound by sound
: Students will use knowledge of letters and sounds to write words.
Fluency Objectives/Indicators of Mastery
Oral language/fluency: Students will read grade-appropriate poems and will repeat them aloud with classmates with appropriate phrasing, expression, volume, and speed.