Day 5

Getting Started

Stuff You Need

  • Hondo and Fabian by Peter McCarty
  • colored pencils
  • die-cut cats (kit)
  • die-cut dogs (kit)
  • number cards (kit)
  • pipe cleaners (kit)* (Activity 1 - Option 2)
  • student journal

* - denotes an optional material that may or may not be needed


Ask your child what a character is. Practice counting to 20. Name some words that start with the "h" sound. Ask him to draw a capital H and a lowercase h in the air with a finger. Then show him the sight word card "he" and the sight word "you" and see if he can remember these words.