Beaming Steps to Reading Program
for Ages 2 - 4
weeks you teach a shape:
weeks you teach a color:
3 - 5 everyday objects in the shape of the week to share with your child
your home looking for the shape.
shape out of playdough or cookie dough... bake the cookies!
Put a drawing
of the shape on your learning poster.
the Weekly Theme
the color by coloring in the shape on your learning poster with the color
of the week.
Put on an
article of clothing in the color of the week.
objects around your home in the color of the week.
color to a meal by choosing a food in the color, or using a plate, cup,
or utensil in the color of the week.
child color in a coloring book or on a printout in the color of the week.
story to read based on the theme.
poem based on the theme with your child.
song based on the theme that you chose on Monday.
vocabulary word and use it as you talk to your child about the theme.
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