English Language Arts

The Michigan Learning Channel provides supplemental English support for Kindergarten through 3rd Grade that are aligned with Michigan educational standards.

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  • Practice rhyming words
    EnglishKindergarten

    Practice rhyming words

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 1

    Learn about the sounds of the alphabet, words we use a lot and words that sound the same at the end.

  • Words we use in our homes
    EnglishKindergarten

    Words we use in our homes

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 2

    Look for rooms and words in our homes to learn

  • Vowel sounds in simple words
    EnglishKindergarten

    Vowel sounds in simple words

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 3

    Learn simple three-letter words that follow the consonant-vowel-consonant pattern and explore vowel sounds

  • Understanding stories
    EnglishKindergarten

    Understanding stories

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 4

    Read short stories and learn tricks that "reading detectives" use to help them understand what they read

  • Facts and Fiction
    EnglishKindergarten

    Facts and Fiction

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 5

    When Chicken Little tells us, "the sky is falling," is he telling the truth? This reading lesson explores real and made-up stories

  • Sight words and main ideas
    EnglishKindergarten

    Sight words and main ideas

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 6

    First, review the alphabet and sight words and then revisit main ideas and key details!

  • Alphabet and sight words
    EnglishKindergarten

    Alphabet and sight words

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 7

    Review the alphabet and sight words before reading a book

  • Sounding out words
    EnglishKindergarten

    Sounding out words

    Read With Me At HomeLesson 8

    Dive into beginning, middle and ending word sounds before singing a song!

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