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We love these kindergarten anchor charts for covering topics like friendship, shapes, counting, letters and beginning writing.

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Get these FREE grown-up reading and writing "Secrets" and then share them with your class tomorrow :) (scroll to bottom of post to download :) .

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This tender story reminds Kindergarteners (and those who teach them) that sometimes, just listening is the best way to help.

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This zany adventure is funny (really funny!) but gentle—perfect for a Kindergarten chapter book read aloud with wide appeal.


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