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At the Beach – Lesson 1 – Creating a Word Web

Posted by on May 27, 2017 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 13 At the Beach, Spelling, Teaching Reading, Vocabulary | 0 comments

Creating a word web is a good way to begin a new thematic unit. It show prior knowledge while incorporating phonics skills and vocabulary...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 8 – Counting Syllables

Posted by on Oct 26, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Phonemic Awareness, Reading Readinesss, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Counting syllables in words is an important phonemic awareness skill because it helps children to segment words for decoding and spelling....

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Outer Space – Lesson 17 – Change a Sound

Posted by on Sep 1, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Moveable Alphabet, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 7 Outer Space, Spelling, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Moving letter tiles on a space ship is a fun way for your child to isolate sounds in words and form new words. Outer Space – Lesson...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 34 – ABC Order

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Tactile Letters, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Toy dinosaurs from a dollar store are a fun and inexpensive resource for practicing ABC order! Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 34...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 17 – Identifying Letters

Posted by on Jun 25, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Moveable Alphabet, Phonics, Reading Games, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Tactile Letters, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This activity is a fun way to review the letters and sounds. Your child can pretend he is excavating a dinosaur site. You could even add...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 9 – Tactile Writing

Posted by on Jun 17, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Tactile Writing, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Writing the letters is good practice for learning them well. Writing with a tactile experience is even better! Today your child will write...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 8 – Letter Ee

Posted by on Jun 16, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Games, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Vowels | 0 comments

Today your child will learn the last vowel, letter e! It’s a tricky one, but these fun activities will help! After this lesson, your...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 7 – Letter Review (Kk, Qq, Ww)

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Games, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Now it’s time to review our three new letters before moving on. Today your child will be sorting pictures according to their...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 6 – Letter Ww

Posted by on Jun 14, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Tactile Letters, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

For this lesson, I purchased Wikki Stix online. I thought that would be a good fit since Wikki begins with w. But your child could form...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 3 – Sorting Pictures (y, z)

Posted by on Jun 11, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

In this lesson, your child will compare the sounds of our two new letters, y and z. Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 3 “I can...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 2 – Letter Zz

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Your child will need a hole punch for this lesson for punching letter Zz! Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 2 “I can identify...

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Digging Up Dinosaurs – Lesson 1 – Letter Yy

Posted by on Jun 9, 2015 in Alphabet, Beginning Reading, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Readinesss, Set 6 Digging Up Dinosaurs Lesson Plans, Tactile Writing, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

The first lesson for Set 6, Digging Up Dinosaurs is learning the letter Yy and the /y/ sound. And what better way than to practice writing...

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