Kindergarten Reading Expectations


  • Identify all capital and lower case letters
  • Say the sound each letter makes
  • Be able to provide a word for each letter
  • Sight word recognition (see sight word link)
  • Recognize first and last name in print
  • Be able to identify rhymes
  • Relate ideas in correct sequence
  • Distinguish between letters, words and sentences
  • Use read reading strategies to figure out unknown words
  • Be able to ask and answer questions
  • Using detailed sentences