Core Foundations Skills K-1st grade

Focus is on K-1 both print and phonological awareness

K- Print Concepts:
Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
  1. Follow words from left to right, top to bottom, and page-by-page.
  2. Recognize that spoken words are represented in written language by specific sequences of letters.
  3. Understand that words are separated by spaces in print.
  4. Recognize and name all upper- and lowercase letters of the alphabet.
Apps:
Find Match Alphabet $1.99 Match Goldfish is an application designed for early childhood and preschool development which challenges children to search, identify and match alphabet letters and numbers.
Myabc-lite Free Enjoy learning ABCs letters, letter sounds (phonetic) and picture words of A-H sign language (ASL), animals and food, including learn how to write ABCs.
*Read Me Stories FREE allow you to sample books prior to purchase
*Read me stories 30 $1.99 A library of 30 educational and entertaining books help your child develop great reading habits.
* Both apps highlight the individual word spoken if you want the story read to you.
1st grade Print Concepts
Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
1.Recognize the distinguishing features of a sentence (e.g., first word, capitalization, ending punctuation).
Apps:
Sentence Builder $5.99 SentenceBuilderâ„¢ is designed to help elementary aged children learn how to build grammatically correct sentences. Explicit attention is paid to the connector words that make up over 80% of the English language. Three different option levels keep track of student practice.
Word Blocks Free for the limited edition. Dolch words are presented in blocks; students need to put the scattered blocks into a sentence. The blocks give a capital letter but it does not give a punctuation mark.
This is my story and I'm sticking to it $.99 This is a creative app that allows children to create a story using stickers. It is a storytelling a writing app.
Language Builder $5.99 Mobile Education Tools has put out a number of quality apps. This app is not only good to improve sentence formation but because of recording capabilities it improves receptive and expressive language skills.