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Tennessee Academic Vocabulary for Kindergarten

 

Kindergarten Language Arts

Kindergarten Math

Kindergarten Science

Kindergarten Social Studies

 


Kindergarten Language Arts

alphabet
back cover / front cover
date
drawing
fairy tale
first name / last name
follow / give directions
letter
letter - sound relationship
listening skill
number word
picture book
picture dictionary
poem
print
retell
rhyme
sight word
sign
speech
Title/title page (introduction)
word
word families

Language Arts Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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Kindergarten Math

above
behind
below
calendar
circle
clock
day
graph (introduction)
hour
in front
inside
left
money
months
number
number line
outside
pattern
rectangle
right
shape
size
sorting
square
triangle
under
week
year
zero

Math Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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Kindergarten Science

air
animal features
cloud
color
day
egg
food
growth
insect
month
night
parent
plant
ruler
seasonal change
senses
shape
size
soil
water
weather
week
year

Science Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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Kindergarten Social Studies

automobile
celebration
family
holiday
honesty
human
job
leaders (i.e., Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, & Martin Luther King, Jr.)
month
neighborhood
privacy
rules
seasons
today
tomorrow
transportation
United States
vote
week
year
yesterday

Social Studies Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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Click here to download the complete Tennessee Academic Vocabulary from our site. (Word format)

Click here to download the document from Tennessee Department of Education.