Kindergarten is a wonderful time in a child’s life. Parents are the first teachers and the next step is formal schooling in kindergarten. In an effort to help your child be successful in kindergarten, parents can help prepare their child in areas of reading, math, physical and social skills. Read more …
Be involved in your child’s life by reading to them daily. Ask questions and encourage dialogue about the story. The more you read, the more your child sees the importance of reading.
The state of Texas requires a reading assessment for all K-2 students to be administered three times a year. The assessment data provides information about the percentage of students who are “developed” or “still developing” in certain early reading skills, such as phonemic awareness, graphophonemic knowledge, reading accuracy, fluency and comprehension. Using TPRI data, along with other assessments, BISD is able to identify students who may have reading difficulties and provide targeted intervention to help students reach grade level goals.
List of Instructional Materials by grade level