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English Language Arts


15 minutes

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Composting Beginning Sounds

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Feb 20, 2024
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Students will use these worksheets to practice isolating and identifying initial sounds in compost-themed words. This activity can serve as a companion to a unit of study on the process and positive impacts of composting.
Accompanying Teaching Materials
Teaching Tips
  • These activity sheets can be completed independently during whole group or center work or as a small group activity with the teacher.
  • Words and pictures can be changed out to focus on other skills such as final sound identification.
  • Teacher should preview the words with students to avoid confusion.
  • Letter stamps can also be provided for students who need more help with fine motor tasks.
Scientist Notes

A fantastic farming method for expanding regenerative agriculture is composting. Composting is one of the cost-effective organic farming techniques. It enhances SOC and soil health. With this project, kids may learn about the advantages of composting as well as how to start a composting program at home or in their school. This activity was scientifically vetted, making it appropriate for use in the classroom.


This resource addresses the listed standards. To fully meet standards, search for more related resources.

Supporting Standard

  • English Language Arts
    • Reading: Foundational Skills (K-5)
      • RF.K.3 Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding and encoding words.

Note On Standards:

This lesson is aligned to SubjectToClimate standards. Review the aligned standards directly in the lesson plan document and teacher slideshow.

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