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Lesson Plan

Word Recognition Strategies Using Nursery Rhymes

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Grades K – 2
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Four 20-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Jennifer Prior, Ph.D.

Jennifer Prior, Ph.D.

Flagstaff, Arizona

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

Materials and Technology

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Preparation

 

MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY

  • Black marker

  • Chart paper

  • Pocket chart

  • Unlined index cards

  • Computers with Internet access

  • KidPix software

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PRINTOUTS

Word families activity sheet

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WEBSITES

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PREPARATION

Before beginning this lesson, write the words of a familiar children's song or nursery rhyme on chart paper. Featured nursery rhymes in this lesson include Humpty Dumpty; Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater; and Jack and Jill.

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