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

Long I 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 “i” sound. They discover what letter combinations create this sound and the subtle differences in how the long “i”...

Long U Grade 1 Lesson Plan: Talk About It!

Posted by Dana Burnell on

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....