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Down on the Farm – Lesson 18 – CVC Words

Posted by on Mar 19, 2016 in Beginning Reading, CVC words, Early Literacy, Phonics, Set 9 Down on the Farm Lesson Plans, Sight Words, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Creating a game with an egg carton is a fun way for your child to practice cvc words, sight words or any skill. Down on the Farm –...

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Down on the Farm – Lesson 15 – Book 3 The Chick

Posted by on Mar 8, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 9 Down on the Farm Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This adorable farm story has a funny ending. Maybe Ted did not want to find the little chick after all! Read to find out why. Down on the...

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Down on the Farm – Lesson 13 – Sight Words (where, here)

Posted by on Feb 26, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Fluency, Sight Words, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

There’s nothing like waking up to the smell of a fresh pot of coffee down on the farm! Today your child will be tactile writing new...

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Down on the Farm – Lesson 11 – Decoding Sentences

Posted by on Feb 17, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, CVC words, Early Literacy, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 9 Down on the Farm Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Decoding sentences randomly is good practice to build fluency. This lesson would be even more fun if farm animal toys were used instead of...

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Down on the Farm – Lesson 4 – Writing Prompt for Book 2 The Trip

Posted by on Jan 26, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Journal Entry, Phonics, Set 9 Down on the Farm Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Writing, Writing Prompts | 0 comments

Today’s journal entry is about what your child might see on a farm.  Down on the Farm – Lesson 4 I can write about things I...

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Down on the Farm – Lesson 3 – Book 1 The Trip

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 9 Down on the Farm Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

In this book, your child will meet Ted and Meg who are going on a bus trip to a farm. To find out how they pass the time on the long ride,...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 26 – Decoding Sentences

Posted by on Jan 7, 2016 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Today’s lesson concludes our Medieval Magic theme. For this lesson, your child will decode sentences and match them to the pictures...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 21 – Hop to a Sight Word

Posted by on Dec 17, 2015 in Beginning Reading, Fluency, Reading Games, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Sight Words, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Today lesson integrates reading, art and physical exercise all in one fun sight word lesson! Medieval Magic – Lesson 21 I can...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 20 – Writing Prompt for Book 5 Stop Hopping

Posted by on Dec 14, 2015 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Journal Entry, Phonics, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Writing, Writing Prompts | 0 comments

For today’s writing prompt, your child will write about how he would entertain the king, if he was a jester in the castle. Medieval...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 19 – Book 5 Stop Hopping

Posted by on Dec 10, 2015 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This is a story about a silly jester who learns a lesson, the hard way, about how to treat others!  Medieval Magic – Lesson 19 I...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 15 – Book 4 The Kiss

Posted by on Nov 29, 2015 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This story has a happy ending for a little frog who is hoping for kiss! Medieval Magic – Lesson 15 I can  read the story, “The...

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Medieval Magic – Lesson 11 – Book 3 Look At Me

Posted by on Nov 18, 2015 in Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 8 Medieval Magic Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This Half-Pint Reader is about a funny wizard who should not be tasting his own potions! Your child is sure to laugh at the ending!...

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