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In the Meadow – Lesson 10 – Sight Word Fun

Posted by on Sep 17, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Fluency, Set 16 In the Meadow lesson plans, Sight Words, Spelling, Tactile Writing, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Using your senses makes learning stick. In today’s sight word lesson, your child will use her sense of sight, touch and smell!  In...

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In the Meadow – Lesson 9 – Toad’s Vowel Game

Posted by on Aug 19, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 16 In the Meadow lesson plans | 0 comments

We found this cute game on Pinterest and adapted it for our lesson on decoding words with two vowels together. So fun! Lesson 9 I can...

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In the Meadow – Lesson 6 – Decoding Words

Posted by on Jun 29, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Phonics, Set 16 In the Meadow lesson plans, Spelling, Teaching Reading, Two Vowels Together Rule | 0 comments

Here is a fun and easy-to-prepare lesson for blending sounds to decode new words. In the Meadow – Lesson 6 I can decode words....

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In the Meadow – Lesson 5 – Sequencing Events in a Story

Posted by on Jun 9, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Fluency, Phonics Readers, Set 16 In the Meadow lesson plans, Storytelling, Teaching Reading, Two Vowels Together Rule | 0 comments

Retelling a story is a good way to tell if your child has comprehended what she has read. Snail is a perfect story to practice sequencing...

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In the Meadow – Lesson 2 – Two Vowels Together Rule

Posted by on Apr 11, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Phonics, Set 16 In the Meadow lesson plans, Teaching Reading, Two Vowels Together Rule | 0 comments

Picking flowers is a cheerful way to practice decoding new words. Lesson 2 I can decode words that have two vowels together. Objective: To...

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In the Meadow – Lesson 1 – Str Blend

Posted by on Mar 31, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Blends, Early Literacy, Phonics, Set 16 In the Meadow lesson plans, Spelling, Tactile Writing, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

In the Meadow – Lesson 1 I can identify the “str” blend. To begin our new “In the Meadow” theme, your child will be...

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Family Fun – Lesson 32 – Decoding Sentences

Posted by on Feb 20, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Fluency, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This is our final lesson for our Family Fun theme. This reading lesson is super exciting because your child will get to unwrap a present...

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Family Fun – Lesson 31 – Decoding Words

Posted by on Feb 3, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Decodable Books, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Fluency, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Sight Words, Teaching Reading, Vocabulary, Vowels | 0 comments

What could be more fun than knocking over the word cups with a party favor blow-out? Family Fun – Lesson 31 I can decode words....

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Family Fun – Lesson 28 – Decoding Words Ending in “ay”

Posted by on Jan 7, 2019 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Spelling, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

Help this hungry puppy decode new words that end with “ay”. Family Fun – Lesson 28 I can decode words ending in “ay”....

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Family Fun – Lesson 24 – Decoding Sentences

Posted by on Oct 30, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Comprehension, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Fluency, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

This decoding lesson will help your child determine positive and negative actions. Family Fun – Lesson 24 I can decode sentences and...

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Family Fun – Lesson 23 – Magic E Fun

Posted by on Oct 19, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Phonics, Reading Games, Set 15 Family Fun Lesson Plans, Teaching Reading, Vowels | 0 comments

Calling all magic wands! It’s time to make new words again by adding “magic e”. Family Fun – Lesson 23 I can...

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Family Fun – Lesson 22 – Decoding Nonsense Words

Posted by on Sep 11, 2018 in Beginning Reading, Early Literacy, Final e Rule, Nonsense Words, Phonics, Phonics Readers, Reading Games, Set 14 Under the Sea, Teaching Reading | 0 comments

It’s always fun to add music to your lessons. So here is a cute activity to go along with the story, The Tune! Family Fun –...

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