For the last two weeks our Star Name has been Sebastian. His name gave us a chance to review the letter S, as well as the letter B (which many of us have been working on using consistently in our writing). We thought of many words that start with both S and B, demonstrated our growing alphabet knowledge.
For the last 2 weeks our Star Name has been Alisha. Since her name has sounds we have already explored, it gave us an opportunity to confidently share our alphabet and sound knowledge. Great progress K1!
For the last three weeks our Star Name has been Gabriella. We spent some extra time investigating the letters in her name because there are 9! She also has an interesting special letter which can make two different sounds. We watched a Sesame Street video to help us think about these sounds:
For the last two weeks our Star Name has been Mikhail. We talked about Mikhail's different nicknames and practiced the letter names, sounds, and formation of letters in his name, including 3 new letters - M, H & L.
To help us learn more about our Star Name Eiji, we also watched Sesame Street podcasts for the letters E and J: