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Alphabet Organizer

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Alphabet Organizer

Grades K – 5

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ABOUT THIS MOBILE APP  

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Engage students and build phonemic awareness by using the Alphabet Organizer mobile app. Students create an alphabet book or alphabet chart with words for each letter of the alphabet. Or choose just one word per letter and upload an image to help early readers make a visual connection between the word and the beginning letter.

Final work can be shared via e-mail or saved to the device's camera roll.

Designed for use in the school environment, this app features a simple profile system so that multiple users can create and store their own theme poems on the same device without confusion.

This app mirrors our web-based student interactive Alphabet Organizer, so users familiar with one can easily adapt to the other. In fact, users can send their editable .rwt files to an email address and then open their poem right in the online tool!

For prep work before working on a mobile device, use blank versions of the alphabet chart and the alphabet letter pages.

  • Students can organize work behind a profile system that stores their work.

  • The Alphabet Organizer makes it easy to write an ABC book.

  • Use the app in two different ways: List up to five words that begin with a particular letter or pick one word and add a picture and some additional text to make an alphabet book.

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Lessons That Use This Mobile App

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Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

ABC Bookmaking Builds Vocabulary in the Content Areas

V is for vocabulary. A content area unit provides the theme for a specialized ABC book, as students select, research, define, and illustrate a word for each alphabet letter.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Writing ABC Books to Enhance Reading Comprehension

Using the alphabet as an organizing structure, students analyze literary elements in a book they have read and organize their observations in an alphabet book.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Q is for Duck: Using Alphabet Books With Struggling Writers

A is for zoo? Q is for duck? The alphabet as students know it is transformed when students create a class book that contains clever associations for each letter of the alphabet.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Delicious, Tasty, Yummy: Enriching Writing with Adjectives and Synonyms

Students thoroughly explore identifying synonyms and adjectives before using them to add variety and interest to their own writing.

 

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Alphabiography Project: Totally You

The traditional autobiography writing project is given a twist as students write alphabiographies—recording an event, person, object, or feeling associated with each letter of the alphabet.

 

Grades   3 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Minilesson

Promoting Cultural Values Through Alphabet Books

C is for Culture in this lesson in which students research a culture different from their own and compile an alphabet book that showcases cultural symbols for each letter of the alphabet.

 

Grades   4 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

A-B-C: It’s Easy as 1-2-3 to Make Math Alphabet Books

Using the Alphabet Organizer app, students create alphabet books to review math terms.

 

Related Classroom & Professional Development Resources

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Grades   K – 2  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Ferocious Fighting Fish: An Ocean Unit Exploring Beginning Word Sounds

Focus students’ attention on alliteration in this ocean-themed unit. Students explore alliteration in framing texts then compose their own class book to explore figurative language in their own writing.