Your child will love to decode cvc words on stars and planets using a flashlight in the dark. You could even do this lesson outdoors on a starry evening!


Outer Space – Lesson 25

“I can read cvc words.”

Objective: To read cvc words. (RF.K.2)

Materials: stars and planets shapes, marker, flashlight

Procedures: Cut out several shapes of stars and planets. Write a decodable word on each. Include words with sh, sn, and fr. Place the words around the room. Turn off the lights and give your child a flashlight. Explain to your child that he is an astronaut on a space mission. His mission is to use his flashlight to find each word you say and to bring them to you.

Conclusion: Have your child read the words to you again.