Everyone loves a mystery! For this lesson, your child will decode sentences to reveal a mystery picture little by little!  

In the Meadow – Lesson 22

I can decode sentences.

Objective: To decode sentences. (RF.K.2)

Materials: print-out of a bird nest, sticky note pads, marker, scissors

Procedures: Print out a large picture of a bird nest or find a picture from and old magazine to tear out. Write twelve decodable sentences on the sticky notes. Cover the picture with the sticky notes. Your child will choose a sentence to read. Then he will remove that sticky note and try to guess what the picture is. He will continue until the entire picture is revealed.

Conclusion: Have your child write three of the sentences on lined paper.