Mrs. Wilson

Tumalo Kindergarten Goals

Below is a list of goals that all kindergarteners should reach by the end of May.


Long Term Literacy Goals:

  • Recognize all upper and lower case letters
  • Know letter sounds
  • Know rhyming words
  • Know how to blend small words: cat, pup, etc.
  • Know how to segment words: mud /m/u/d/
  • Know basic sight words – read, spell, and write (see list)
  • Write first and last name with a capital at the beginning and the rest lowercase letters
  • Hold the pencil the correct way
  • Form the letters correctly from top to bottom


Long Term Math Goals:

  • Recognize numerals 0-20
  • Write numerals 0-20
  • Count from 0 to 30
  • Name the shapes- circle, square, rectangle, triangle, oval
  • Sort objects by more than one attribute
  • Copy and make a pattern
  • Be able to do simple addition and subtraction problems with manipulatives
  • Name a penny, nickel, dime, and quarter


Long Term Social Development Goals:

  • Actively listens
  • Plays well with peers
  • Keeps hands to themselves
  • Is respectful
  • Follows directions
  • Stays with a task (perseveres)
  • Gives best effort
  • Organizes self and belongings