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Play the Word Accordion
Students practice the skill of blending phonemes smoothly together to become more fluent readers. They blend and decode printed words from their spellings to enhance the pronunciation of certain words. The Body-Coda method developed by Lloyd Eldredge is also stressed within this lesson.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
Guess the Secret Code
Young scholars practice blending sounds into words. After the instructor demonstrates blending phonemes to make words that can be read, students are divided into two teams for a word blending game. Given the initial and final sounds, young scholars blend them into words with the team with the most points winning.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe: Evaluating a Poem
Bring together concepts covered in earlier lessons in the ten-part lesson series to analyze one of Poe's most famous poems, "The Raven." Class members discuss many different aspects of the poem and take turns reading lines and sections. After exploring all of these aspects of the poem, individuals compose an argumentative piece on whether they think "The Raven" is a great poem or not.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Camouflage: A Study of Stealth And Survival
Students design and create their own three-dimensional insect models to blend into specific types of habitats. They then write description of insect's camouflage, and explain how size, shape, and color help insects survive.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 26 Downloads
While this presentation is just a series of slides with a consonant blend, it could be a useful resource. Teachers could use these slides to have learners come up with words that contain these consonant blends. They could do it as part of a whole group or center activity.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
New Review Post-Impressionism: Van Gogh Drawings
Turn your young artists into little Vincent van Goghs with a activity on brush stroke style and color blending. Pupils practice the painting technique by sketching various shapes before recreating a van Gogh piece or creating an original work.
2nd - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 4 Downloads
Blending Syllables Name Game
What a fun way to practice segmenting words into syllables! Engage learners by using their own names, spoken by Mico the puppet (or one of your favorites). Mico announces names slowly, syllable by syllable. If scholars have a single-syllable first name, he uses middle or last names (this also keeps them on their toes).
Pre-K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Initial Consonant Blends #3
Learners read ten sentences and use the word bank to find the correct missing word. There are ten sentences that illustrate initial consonant blends. Younger learners will most likely need additional support to complete this activity.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 42 Downloads
Leaf Bowl Sculpture, Part 2
Making art can always be more than just a way to pass the time. Kids get critical as they create organic clay leaves. They discuss blending, colors, painting techniques, and art works that show the fall. They experience the wonders of creating art as they analyze the elements used in art and in art analysis.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Short Vowel Phonograms
Practice the technique for forming word families using this resource. Learners answer eighteen fill in the blank questions in which they add consonants or consonant blends to form short vowel phonograms. They use these words to complete a list of sentences.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 128 Downloads