• Read with your child at least 15 minutes daily.

    NYS Common Core State Standards 

    Key Ideas and Details:

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.1
    With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.2
    With prompting and support, retell familiar stories, including key details.
    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.3
    With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.

    Craft and Structure:

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.4
    Ask and answer questions about unknown words in a text.
    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.5
    Recognize common types of texts (e.g., storybooks, poems).
    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.6
    With prompting and support, name the author and illustrator of a story and define the role of each in telling the story.

    Integration of Knowledge and Ideas:

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.7
    With prompting and support, describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear (e.g., what moment in a story an illustration depicts).
    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.8
    (RL.K.8 not applicable to literature)
    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.9
    With prompting and support, compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories.

    Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity:

    CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.K.10
    Actively engage in group reading activities with purpose and understanding.