Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).

Long U Grade 1 Lesson Plan: Talk About It!

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In this lesson plan, first graders use BrainPOP Jr. resources to learn about the long u sound. They discover what letter combinations create this sound and the subtle differences in how “long u” sound...

Bossy R Lesson Plan: Let Me In!

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, students watch the BrainPOP Jr. movie Bossy R and explore related resources to learn about r-controlled vowels. Students applying what they learn by play...

Phonics Lesson Plan: Halfpipe Hoverball

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, features a game that challenges students to identify and distinguish various phonics sounds in words.   ...

Transforming Words Lesson Plan: Mine Cart Mash

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-3, features a word-building game that challenges students to transform the sound and meaning of words by adding a single letter: e, h, or r.  A final silent e ...

Literacy Skills with Moby Lesson Plan: Exploring Letters and Letter Sounds

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In this literary skills lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to develop emerging literacy skills. The lesson plan explains a variety of different ways th...

Making Words Lesson Plan: Say What? Game

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In these lesson ideas which are adaptable for grades 1-3, students use an online interactive game to review letter sounds and create words through various combinations of letters, onsets, and rimes....