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Family Fun – Lesson 18 – Decoding Words

Posted by on Jul 27, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

Children love lessons that use materials from nature, especially when the lesson takes place outdoors! Family Fun – Lesson 18 I can...

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Family Fun – Lesson 16 – Word Families

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, onset-rime, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Word Families |

Make learning time feel like play time with Duplo blocks! Family Fun – Lesson 16 I can sort words by their word family. Objective:...

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Family Fun – Lesson 15 – Sight Words

Posted by on Jul 3, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Sight Words, Spelling, Teaching Reading |

Yum! What could be more fun than writing in chocolate pudding. Especially when you lick your finger between words! Family Fun –...

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Family Fun – Lesson 12 – Sight Word Memory Game

Posted by on Jun 7, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Sight Words, Teaching Reading |

Playing a memory game is always a fun way to practice sight words and the kite cards go along well with our new book, Mike. Family Fun...

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Family Fun – Lesson 11 – Magic E

Posted by on May 24, 2018 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Phonics, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Spelling, Teaching Reading |

A simple dollar store item like this can make learning extra fun! Family Fun – Lesson 1 I can change vowel sounds in words by adding...

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Family Fun – Lesson 8 – Decoding Words with Short and Long Vowels

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Phonics, Phonics Readers, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Vowels |

Your little baker will have fun using spoons and bowls, just like the baker in our new story Jane. Family Fun – Lesson 8 I can...

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Family Fun – Lesson 7 – Magic E

Posted by on Apr 11, 2018 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Phonics, Phonics Readers, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Spelling, Teaching Reading, Vowels |

Magic wands are good for all sorts of things! They can even change vowel sounds!   Family Fun – Lesson 7  I can change vowel...

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Family Fun – Lesson 6 – Writing Prompt Book 1 Jane

Posted by on Apr 5, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Journal Entry, Phonics, Phonics Readers, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Writing, Writing Prompts |

Mmmmm. Who doesn’t love cake? In this journal entry, your child will write about his favorite kind of cake. Family Fun –...

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Family Fun – Lesson 4 – Final e Rule

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading |

Here is a fun way to help your child understand the final e rule. Family Fun – Lesson 4 I can change vowel sounds in words by adding...

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Family Fun – Lesson 3 – Identify Sight Words

Posted by on Feb 27, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Sight Words, Tactile Writing, Teaching Reading |

Writing in frosting is always fun! Especially when you get to lick your finger! Family Fun – Lesson 3 I can identify sight words....

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Family Fun – Lesson 2 – Bake a Blend (spl, tw)

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Blends, CVC words, Early Literacy, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Vocabulary |

This phonics lesson is lots of fun but it just might make you hungry for cookies! Family Fun – Lesson 2 I can identify the “spl” and...

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Family Fun – Lesson 1 – Family Tree

Posted by on Feb 18, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Phonics, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Writing |

A cute way to introduce your Set 15 Family Fun theme is to create a family tree. This family tree uses paint but you could create yours...

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