This is a collection of some of my favorite activities and projects for June. There are ideas to cover all areas of the curriculum. Many of these ideas can be used throughout the spring and end of the school year. I hope that you enjoy using them, too. Patterns are included with PDF files that make it very easy to copy and use in your classroom. Detailed directions are also provided with each of the activities shown on this page. The cost for all of the ideas is $15. There is a 10% discount for purchasing two monthly packages--2 for $27. See details at the bottom of the page.
Summer Bingo is a fun game that is great for developing listening skills. A blank grid and a picture card are given in PDF.
Calendar can be used for practicing writing numbers from 1-30. Or, you can use it for recording special events coming up in June.
End-of-the-Year Assessment Tools
Alphabet Letters and Sounds Assessment
A quick and easy assessment grid for testing alphabet letter recognition and sounds. Also tests initial consonant blends and common word endings.
Phonemic Awareness Assessment
This is a great, two page assessment tool for evaluating a student's skills in phonics. It tests beginning, middle and ending word sounds, word sound blending and word segmenting skills. There is space to record testing dates. I apologize for the poor quality of the copy above. The PDF is very clear!
This a fun way for kids to learn and reinforce rhyming words in a creative way. Students add a word to rhyme with the picture given and then illustrate their sentence.
King of "ing" Book
This six page book helps to reinforce the "ing" ending and rhyming words. Book uses simple text for easy reading at an emergent level.
King of "ing" Headbands
We make these crowns to go along with our Book of "ing." It's a fun way to teach the word ending of "ing!" The kids love wearing them home to tell parents all about the ING sound.
Directions and photos given to get a head start on summer!
The pattern and directions for making these fun, cone shaped scalloped baskets is provided. They can be used for flowers, treats or to hold lots of things.
These fun fishbowls can be hung in a window to see through or mounted on a bulletin board.
Directions and patterns are given in PDF for making these fun flowers.
Another 3-D flower to make with students. Can be made with or without photos!
Mini Unit on Frogs
All About Frogs Books
This is an eight page, little book for students to read and illustrate for the life cycle of a frog.
Frog and Toad Venn Diagram
Students can use this Venn Diagram form to compare frogs and toads.
As part of the frog unit, kids loved making froggy headbands.
These fun "sunny" flowers make a terrific Open House bulletin board and/or for end of the year.
Celebrate Flag Day
Celebrate Flag Day on June 14th making a U.S. flag.
Two different Father's Day!
Patterns and insert are given to make these easy, but fun cards!
Another Idea for Father's Day Card
Two different ways to make Father's day shirt cards! Complete patterns and directions are given in PDF.
Making these End-of-the-Year memory books is a fun way for students to remember their year in Kindergarten. They will be a treasure as they grow up. There are 10 pages (half sheets) that can be copied. You can pick and choose which pages to complete with your group. All pages are in easy to copy PDF format.
"My Favorite June Ideas" package with all of the ideas listed on this page is available for purchase for $15. I hope that these ideas will also become some of your favorites, too! After payment is made, a link will be provided for you to be able to instantly access the materials. If you would like to pay by check, please contact me at lcritchell @kinderteacher.com (no space)
***Please note I will email the access link within 24 hours after payment is made. Please check your "junk" box if you haven't received an email within this time, please contact me.
Discount for Two Monthly Packages
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