Set 11 Pioneer Days Archives - Half Pint Kids Books

Pioneer Days – Lesson 28 – Missing Letters

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Moveable Alphabet, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Spelling, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

In the final lesson for Set 11 Pioneers Days, your child will be finding the missing letters for words that are written on...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 27 – CVC Words

Posted by on Mar 4, 2017 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This lesson will continue our study of pioneer life where pioneer children had to find buffalo chips in the prairie fields to use as fuel...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 26 – Writing Prompt for Book 6 The Big Hunt

Posted by on Mar 3, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Journal Entry, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading, Writing Prompts | 0 comments

For this writing prompt, you and your child can research the buffalo together. Then your child will write facts about a buffalo in his...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 25 – Book 6 The Big Hunt

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

In our last story of Pioneer Days, your child will learn how hunters went west to hunt for buffalo and how the buffalo almost became...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 24 – Vowel Sounds

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Letter Games, Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading, Vowels | 0 comments

Your child can create simple “train cars” to use as response cards for this short vowel sound activity. Pioneer Days –...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 23 – Events in a Story

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Reading Games, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

For this lesson, your child will recall events of previous stories and tell if the event happened at the beginning, middle or end of the...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 22 – Writing Prompt for Book 5, Chip

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Journal Entry, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading, Writing, Writing Prompts | 0 comments

For this journal entry, your child will write facts about a train. Chugga, Chugga, Toot Toot!   Pioneer Days – Lesson 22 I can...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 21 – Book 5, Chip

Posted by on Feb 13, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading, Vocabulary | 0 comments

This story finds Chip and his little sister begging to go on a train ride. Will their parents give in? Read the story to find out! Pioneer...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 20 – Mining for Sight Words

Posted by on Feb 12, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Fluency, Reading Games, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Sight Words, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

In today’s lesson, your child will be mining for gold…another fun way for your “pioneer” to practice sight words!...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 19 – Panning for Gold

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Blends, CVC words, Digraphs, Early Literacy, Letter Games, Letter Sounds, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Your child is sure to enjoy this phonics lesson while panning for gold! Pioneer Days – Lesson 19 I can identify the sounds of...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 18 – Writing Prompt for Book 4 Fred and Ed

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Journal Entry, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading, Writing, Writing Prompts | 0 comments

For today’s journal entry, your child will write about something he would buy if he discovered gold!   Pioneer Days –...

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Pioneer Days – Lesson 17 – Book 4 Fred and Ed

Posted by on Jan 29, 2017 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 11 Pioneer Days, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

The gold rush was an exciting time in our country’s history. This Half-Pint story is about two pioneer friends who are panning for...

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