Young Learner Literature, Reading Comprehension & Writing!

 

Teacher:  Allison Walton / Amber Buchele for online sessions

Ages:  4-6

NO MATERIAL FEES

Class Fees:

Spring:  10 weeks:  $282 or $272 if taking 2 or more classe

 

 

Fall: Listen and Explore, Listen and Retell, Alphabet Sounds, Growth Mindset Challenge and Self Love Challenge. 

We will journey through the world of literature together, focusing on different genres of literature through project-based learning, and applying reading comprehension skills to our reading. We will also do phonemic awareness and concentrate on developing a growth mindset in the process! In the fall, we will be reading "Rainbow Fish", "Huggapotamus", "Apples for Everyone", "A Tree for Every Season", "Stellaluna", "Pumpkin Town", "The Little Red Hen", "Night Before Thanksgiving", and "The Polar Express".

 

 

 

Winter: Listen and Learn, Listen and Understand, Alphabet Sounds and Handwriting, Gratitude Challenge and Positivity Challenge

We will journey through the world of literature together, focusing on different genres of literature through project-based learning, and applying reading comprehension skills to our reading. We will also do phonemic awareness and concentrate on developing a growth mindset in the process! In the winter, we will be reading "Look, Listen, Taste, Touch, and Smell", "Bear Snores On", "The Mitten", "The Snowy Day", "Penguins", "Ron's Big Mission", "A Bad Case of Stripes", and "Jamie O'Rourke"

 

 

Spring: Listen and Tell More, Listen and Tell the Steps, More Blending Practice, Positivity Challenge and Friendship Challenge

We will journey through the world of literature together, focusing on different genres of literature through project-based learning, and applying reading comprehension skills to our reading. We will also do phonemic awareness and concentrate on developing a growth mindset in the process! In the spring, we will be reading more non-fiction texts, such as "Moon", "Dinosaur", "Storms", "Ponies", "Rabbits", "Firefighters Help", and "Chickens Life Cycle".

 

About Allison:

Allison Walton is so excited to join the HuckleBerry teaching staff this year! She began her teaching career in Beijing, China, teaching English to high school students for two years. Upon her return, she taught elementary school in Ohio for six years, specializing in project-based instruction and discovery learning. Her favorite project was a Dinosaur Museum, where her second grade students wrote nonfiction research papers and created dinosaurs out of paper-mache. Allison and her husband moved to the Los Angeles area in 2011, and has spent the last six years raising their two daughters who both attend classes at HuckleBerry. Allison enjoys writing short stories, watching teenage high school dramas, taking family portraits, and listening to Korean pop music.