At the Circus – Lesson 6- Spin a Word

Reading words with “igh” is a lot more fun when you get to play Spin the Word. At the Circus – Lesson 6 I can read words containing “ight”. Objective: To read words containing “igh.” (RF.K.2) Materials: spinner, marker Procedures: Cover an old board...

At the Circus – Lesson 5 – Writing Sight Words

At the Circus – Lesson 5 I can read the sight word: were.   Objective: To read the sight word: were. (RF.K.3) Materials: sight word card, colored sprinkles, tray Procedures: Place a thin layer of colored sprinkles on a tray. Tell your child she will learn a...

At the Circus – Lesson 3 – Book 1 The Big Top

A circus has come to town! Will Roy convince his dad to take him to see the big top? Read this story to find out! Lesson 3 I can read the story, “The Big Top.” Objective: To fluently read the story, The Big Top. (RF.K.4) Materials: At the Circus (Set 17, Book 1)...

At the Circus – Lesson 2 – Decoding Words

Playing games makes learning so much fun and adds joy to family time. At the Circus – Lesson 2 I can decode new words.   Objective: To decode new words. (RF.K.2) Materials: poster board, markers, clipart, scissors, glue, dice, animal crackers Procedures:...

At the Circus – Lesson 1 – Learning ou, ow, and oy

Here is a fun way to teach ou, ow and oy using “circus tickets.” At the Circus – Lesson 1 I can identify the sounds of diphthongs:  ou, ow, and oy. Objective: To identify diphthongs: ou, ow, and oy. (RF.K.2) Materials: three circus tents, diphthong...