Here are 32 morning messages ready to be used with your kindergartners during the month of April! Each of the messages is meant to encourage conversation with your students, review skills, and make learning interactive. Just project each message on your Smartboard, document camera, or overhead projector or print them out! 2 greetings are included for every message (Good morning! or Hello class!). Color and black-line (black/white) are included. All 4 versions are separate PDFs that you initially download together in a compressed zip file.
Plot (Beginning, middle, end) Identifying/Producing rhyming words Cloze sentences Beginning sounds/blends/digraphs Beginning/Ending digraph -ch Ending sounds Stretching out CVC words Substituting sounds to make new words Blending/Reading words short e words Sight words: away, day, to, get, but, may, play, for, on, said, where, will, up, her, his, does, come, this, what Action Verbs Prepositions/positional words Identifying/writing numbers 0-20 Making 10 Decomposing/base 10 Representing numbers/number sentences Orally counting to 100 Skip counting by 2's Graphing Tally marks Non-standard measurement Addition word problem Subtraction word problem Fact fluency to 5 Days of the week Months of the year Calendar skills- writing the date Weather Comparing winter and spring Sequencing Predicting Editing spelling/punctuation marks Opinions Multiple meaning words Writing a story Vocabulary Life cycles April Fools' Day Jokes/riddles Oviparous animals Plants Earth Day/3 R's
There are also messages that correlate with the following books: There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Chick A Bad Case of Stripes Duck! Rabbit! any April-themed book, Easter, Spring, Earth Day