Change My Word: A Phonological Awareness Activity

Grade Levels:
PK - Grade 2
Content Areas:
Reading, Writing, and Communicating
phonological awareness, literacy, kindergarten

Teacher Quality Standards

  • QS I: Teachers demonstrate mastery of and pedagogical expertise in the content they teach.
    • Element B: Teachers develop and implement lessons that connect to a variety of content areas/disciplines and emphasize literacy and mathematical practices.

Colorado Academic Standards

  • Reading, Writing, and Communicating
  • Kindergarten
  • Vocal sounds produce words and meaning to create early knowledge of phonemic awareness

In this example, teacher Yolanda Soryl demonstrates a phoneme manipulation activity with five-year-olds.