Preschool: Domain 2 Families and Communities Teacher Guide

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The Teacher Guide for Families and Communities contains a total of twenty days of instruction, each day of instruction requiring a total of approximately forty-five minutes. Each instructional day is divided into three parts: Starting the Day, Skills, and Listening & Learning.

The Families and Communities domain builds students' knowledge of families, houses and homes, and community roles while being introduced to a variety of emerging literacy skills through child-friendly activities.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.PK.1 With prompting and support, ask and answer about detail(s) in a text.
RL.PK.3 With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about characters and major events in a story.
RL.PK.4 Exhibit curiosity and interest in learning new vocabulary (e.g., ask questions about unfamiliar...