Emergent academic Skills

Florida Standards

Florida Early Learning and Developmental Standards – Birth – K

FL Learning and Developmental Standards – Age Four – Kindergarten


Supports and Strategies for Literacy and Writing Centers

Make Shared Reading More Powerful – Summary of Suggestions from Learning to Talk and Listen, a project by the National Institute of Literacy

Literacy Tips for preschoolers

Read Repeat – Suggestions from Center for Early Learning and Literacy (pdf for download)

Embedding Instruction of Early Literacy and Pre-academic Skills


Development of Math Concepts – from Scholastic Teacher Resources

Math in Early Childhood Classrooms – a list of resources

Ten Things Children Learn From Block Play


Pre-writing with suggestions for fine motor adaptations – from Miami-Dade Special Education Office

Embedding Writing and Print into Daily Routines – pdf – suggestions from Virtual Lab School of Ohio State University

Starting Write – Invented Spelling and Writing – pdf of suggestions from Center for Early Literacy and Learning – US Office of Special Education