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Active Reading Using The Enormous Watermelon

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Active Reading Using The Enormous Watermelon

Grades K – 2
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Three 20- to 30-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Sue Ornstein

Chappaqua, New York

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

LESSON PLANS

Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Word Recognition Strategies Using Nursery Rhymes

Whether you sing or recite familiar nursery rhymes in this standard lesson, students will learn how to create and categorize words that have similar endings.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Writing Poetry with Rebus and Rhyme

This lesson encourages students to use rhyming words to write rebus poetry modeled on rebus books, which substitute pictures for the words that young students cannot yet identify or decode.

 

Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Using a Predictable Text to Teach High-Frequency Words

After reading an engaging yet predictable text about a child looking for his cat, students use a similar format and high-frequency words to craft tales about their own lost pets.

 

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