Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to Kindergarten Bootcamp!

    • Kindergarten Bootcamp Introduction

    • What is LearnUp Centers?

    • Materials and Digital Books

    • Register for Whizzimo Phonics Board (Used for tutoring remotely via Zoom, etc.)

    • LearnUp's Facebook Reading Workshop Support Group

    • Kindergarten Bootcamp Survey #1: Tell us a bit about yourself

  • 2

    Lesson 1: Reading Theory & How to Teach the Sounds

    • Homework: How to Teach the Sounds

    • Consonants and Vowels

  • 3

    Lesson 2: Reading of Syllables

    • Homework: Sounds, plus Teams

    • Reading and Spelling of Syllables

  • 4

    Lesson 3: Reading of Sounds

    • Homework Consonant Teams & Pressure Release

    • Introduce: Reading of sounds and reading syllables and error correction of reading

    • Video of live Bootcamp Student Assessment (Renee, 6 years old)

  • 5

    Lesson 4: Spelling and Pressure Release Reading Technique

    • Homework: Pressure Release

    • Spelling of Words & Pressure Release

  • 6

    Lesson 5: Schedules, Blends, Silent e

    • Homework: Practice!

    • Schedules, Blends, Silent e

    • Lesson 5 Materials: Orthographic Mapping

  • 7

    Lesson 6: Reading with children

    • Homework: Reading with Kids

    • Reading with Kids

    • Tattum Book Series and Correlations to Phonics Readers

  • 8

    Exiting the Program

    • Exit Survey

    • Assignment: Send LearnUp Your Ah-ha Moment

    • Statement of Accomplishment

  • 9

    Purchasing LearnUp and Tattum Materials

    • Purchasing LearnUp and Tattum Materials