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Under the Sea – Lesson 22 – Decoding Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 14 Under the Sea, Teaching Reading |

Decoding words is lots of fun when you get to find them in an “under the sea” sensory jar! Under the Sea – Lesson 22  I...

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At the Beach – Lesson 16 – Sorting Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 13 At the Beach, Teaching Reading |

Those sea shells you’ve collected on a beach vacation can make fun activity to practice decoding real and nonsense words. At the...

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Wild West – Lesson 9 – Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 12 Wild West Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

You are bound to hear lots of giggles during this feather toss activity as your child catches feathers to decode real and nonsense words....

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Barnyard Buddies – Lesson 22 – Decoding Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Aug 30, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Blends, CVC words, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 10 Barnyard Buddies, Teaching Reading |

Children love flip books. For this lesson, you will create a flip book that will give your child many different words to decode. Backyard...

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Barnyard Buddies – Lesson 2 – Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 10 Barnyard Buddies, Teaching Reading |

Your little farmer will love decoding real and nonsense words with this “shoebox” garden.   Barnyard Buddies –...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 22 – Decoding Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Dec 20, 2015 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

Here is an exciting (and noisy) activity to practice decoding real and nonsense words! Medieval Magic – Lesson 22 I can decode real...

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Outer Space – Lesson 16 – Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Aug 29, 2015 in Beginning Reading, Blends, CVC words, Digraphs, Early Literacy, Letter Games, Nonsense Words, onset-rime, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 7 Outer Space, Teaching Reading, Word Families |

Here is an easy way to practice blending sounds to read real and nonsense words! Outer Space – Lesson 16 “I can read real and...

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Outer Space – Lesson 2 – Rocket Race

Posted by on Jul 31, 2015 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 7 Outer Space, Teaching Reading |

Children love games so here is a simple outer space board game you can create for your child to practice decoding cvc words. You could...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 38 – Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Jul 26, 2015 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

This is our last lesson for Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs and the final lesson in Level A – Sights and Sounds! Way to go! Have fun...

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Jumping Jungle – Lesson 33 – Onset and Rime Fun

Posted by on Jun 2, 2015 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Nonsense Words, onset-rime, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 5 Jumping Jungle Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

Onset is the initial sound of a word and rime refers to the group of letters that follow. For example, in the word cat, “c” is...

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Jungle Safari – Lesson 17 – Real and Nonsense Words

Posted by on Apr 19, 2015 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Nonsense Words, Reading Games, Set 4 Jungle Safari Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

For this “real and nonsense word” lesson, I created this crocodile from an idea that I found on Pinterest. It is made from a...

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Forest Fun – Lesson 48 – Decoding Nonsense Words

Posted by on Jan 12, 2015 in Alphabet, CVC words, Nonsense Words, Set 1 Forest Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Word Families, Writing |

It is important for children to be able to decode nonsense words as well as real words. Decoding words that do not make sense shows that...

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