Kindergarten — Geography 5 — Terms related to direction and distance, as well as symbols and landmarks, can be used to talk about the relative location of familiar places. Around the House the Fox Chased the Mouse A Prepositional Tale by Rick Walton
Here is a great worksheet to assess the students' reading ability without too much pressure on student to perform. Also, if the students' writing ability is lacking, this is a great way to see learning without a written response.
Decoding drills for fluency are a perfect and fun way for kindergarten and first graders to practice decoding words. They help build speed and automaticity, which improves reading fluency. They also make great reading intervention activities.
beginning sounds and middle sounds worksheets - Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten: Literacy Center Freebie (Corey: I don't have clear letter stamps, but I have a couple sets of letter stamps that are just on wood blocks)
Kindergarten Begins with Building Community and Relationships First (Inquiring Minds: Mrs. Myers' Kindergarten)
This little student made book is an absolute favorite all year long! It's a simple beginning emergent reader made by gluing photos of classmates and writing their names. Perfect for back to school in any prekindergarten classroom.