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Reading Center: Word Families - Miss Mary Mack
Pairs of students get together and learn the classic, "Miss Mary Mack" clapping rhyme. After playing a few times, they are asked what they noticed about many of the words? Hopefully, they realize that many of them end with the "ack" sound. The teacher points out that this is an example of a word family, and the lesson goes on from there.
1st Language Arts 17 Views 16 Downloads
Help learners examine rhyming words through a number of activities including using picture cards and visiting rhyming sites on the Internet. They listen to a read aloud of a book that contains rhyming words and dictate a sentence that includes rhyme.
K - 2nd Language Arts 50 Views 317 Downloads
Fishing For Vowels
Scholars identify vowel sounds. In this word study lesson, they read the book Fish is Fish and go "vowel fishing." Pupils simulate a fishing trip by picking up fish cut-outs with a short vowel sound written on the fish. Then they sound out the correct vowel sound.
K - 1st Language Arts 22 Views 47 Downloads
Dr. Seuss - Make Time for Rhymes
Read the story Green Eggs and Ham to practice phonemic awareness, rhyming, and writing skills with emerging readers. They will match oral words to printed words, create a graphic organizer, and the use rhyming words in an original composition.
Pre-K - 1st Language Arts 55 Views 742 Downloads
PHONEMIC AWARENESS INFUSION
Students practice and utilize phonograms (word families) found in the patterns of frequently used words. They assess strategies to assist them in dividing long words as well as to develop their phonemic awareness to new vocabularies. Decoding meanings and grammatical usage is also inter wound into this lesson plan.
12th - Higher Ed English Language Development 6 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Sorting out Homophones in Ronald Dahl's Matilda
Identify the correct homophone using the Visual Thesaurus. Learners recognize homophones in a reading passage from Matilda. They complete a dictation exercise, rereading for the correct homophones. Pupils self-correct using the quotes dictated.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 42 Views 106 Downloads
Phonological Awareness and Rhyming
Students listen to a story and chime whenever they hear rhyming word pairs. Students generate other rhyming words that rhyme with each pair from the story. Students draw and/or paint illustrations to go along with a rhyming song given. Students use particular education computer programs to create stories of their own and illustrations with rhyming pairs.
K Language Arts 8 Views 8 Downloads
Read it backwards
Young scholars learn to recognize spelling errors and correct them. In this proofreading lesson, students observe as the teacher models reading a story backwards for errors. Young scholars take out their drafts of stories and correct them by reading backwards.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 4 Views 8 Downloads
Reading Lessons for Alaska State Standards - Reading Rate and Fluency
Sixth graders read a given passage silently. The student then reads the same passage orally to a partner. The partner records the number of words pronounced incorrectly. The student then sets goals to increase oral reading speed and accuracy.
6th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
Magic E: Decoding/Encoding With CVC & CVCE
Elementary learners improve their reading and spelling skills by better understanding the relationship of the decoding and encoding processes as they apply them to one-syllable words. After a lecture/demo, 1st graders practice using a worksheet imbedded in this plan.
1st Language Arts 26 Views 84 Downloads
Digesting a Unit
Primary learners create an original story using the objects and items provided to them. They create an edible setting after having chosen their own story characters and named them. They work in peer groups, with leaders guiding them through brainstorming, story mapping, and the use of graphic organizers.
K - 2nd Language Arts 23 Views 217 Downloads
"ottos mops" by Ernst Jandl
Students read the poem,"ottos mops", by Ernst Jandl, focusing on their pronunciation of the short 'o' and long 'o' sounds. They use comprehension strategies to interpret the poem, and change interpretation of the poem using different intonations.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
The Common Core Literacy Standards - Grade 3 Posters
Brighten your third grade classroom with this series of colorful Common Core displays. Including all of the English Language Arts standards and substandards, each with supporting illustrations and examples, this resource provides clear learning objectives for children to work towards.
3rd Language Arts 116 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Rooting One's Way to Meaning
Discover the Virtual Thesaurus with your class. They use the Virtual Thesaurus to assist them in an inquiry-based approach to discovering the meanings of some common Latin and Greek roots. Each child then teaches a particular root and related vocabulary words to another group of learners through a jigsaw exercise.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 34 Views 332 Downloads
Teaching Phonological Awareness to LD Students
First graders explore the English language by participating in class activities. In this phonetics lesson, 1st graders practice sounding out words they read with their classmates and identify new words on a white board. Students utilize sentence strips to create phrases and paragraphs.
1st Visual & Performing Arts 17 Views 24 Downloads
Making Sense of Homographs
Students investigate the relationship between parts of speech and pronunciation of stress homographs. In this homographs instructional activity, students use the Visual Thesaurus to define the word "homograph", brainstorm different pairs of homographs, identify the part of speech and stressed syllables of pairs of homographs, and complete a worksheet about stress homographs.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 53 Views 124 Downloads
Making Sense of Homographs
What is a homograph? Develop your students' vocabulary with a word association tool. Language arts classes discover what a homograph is and how it can be used as a visual thesaurus. They discover the other uses for homographs such as linking brainstorming ideas to a subject.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 23 Views 379 Downloads