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 decode new words.

Objective: To decode new words using the final e rule. (RF.K.3

Materials: plastic spoons, sharpie, two bowls, long and short vowel symbols

Procedures: On the plastic spoons, write decodable words that have short and long vowel sounds using the vowels, a and i. Place the spoons in a basket. Label two bowls with the short and long vowel symbols. Your child will pull a spoon from the basket, read the word and say whether the vowel is short or long. Then he will place it in the corresponding bowl.

Conclusion: Ask your child to read the words to you again. Then have him choose five words to tactile write in frosting.