Requirements for the Falcon Leader Award.

Kindergarten students must complete at least one requirement in each area in order to receive the award.

  • Habit 1: Be Proactive
    • No more than 10 absences in the year
    • Read 25 high frequency words
    • Regularly returns homework and/or regularly returns and exchanges home reading bag
  • Habit 2: Begin With the End in Mind
    • Recognizes all upper and lower case letters by alphabet name
    • Knows and says all letter sounds
    • Recognizes the numerals 0 to 30
    • Writes numbers 0 to 10 correctly
    • Counts to 100
  • Habit 3: Put First Things First
    • Is self-motivated in his/her work habits
    • Writes first name correctly
    • Knows and says birthday, address, and phone number
  • Habit 4: Think Win Win
    • Ties shoes
    • Cooperates with others
    • Shares with others
  • Habit 5: Seek First to Understand then to be understood
    • Shares and participates in class discussions appropriately
    • Listens carefully to other’s ideas and comments in class
    • Listens to class instructions
  • Habit 6: Synergize
    • Behaves appropriately at school
    • Is caught doing a good deed
    • Special project at teacher discretion
    • Works in groups
  • Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw
    • Can recite at least 5 school-learned poems
    • Learn a musical instrument
    • Participate in a sport or other class outside of school
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