Bossy R (R-Controlled) Word Building with Bossy R (OG)

Grade Levels
2nd - 3rd, Homeschool
Formats Included
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50 pages
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The Bossy R (R-Controlled) Word Building/Spelling Kit, by Lil' Reading Scientists Literacy Solutions TM, teaches students how to read and spell with Bossy R letter clusters (ar, er, or, ir, ur).

Teachers print the decodable picture cards to use for word building prompts. These decodable pictures are perfect for learning centers, and for differentiating reading levels within the classroom.

Worksheets are included for practice with Bossy R reading and spelling skills.

This Kit contains:

Bossy R Decodable Words Picture Prompts
Bossy R Worksheets
Bossy R Scope and Sequence
Teacher Instructions

The Bossy R Word Building/Spelling Kit dovetails perfectly with the other Lil' Reading Scientists' Bossy R Kits and materials, including:

Bossy R - Decoding/Reading Kit
Bossy R - Writing Kit
Bossy R - Decodable, Sight, Nonsense, and Suffix Words Flip Chart (PPT Slides)
Bossy R - Decodable Words Picture Prompts (PPT Slides)
Bossy R - Word Sort Kit
Lil' Reading Scientists' Word Building Boards # 3 and 4 (Hard Goods)
Lil' Reading Scientists' Phoneme Sequence Board (Hard Goods)
Lil' Reading Scientists' Color Coded Block Board (Hard Goods)
Lil' Reading Scientists' Magic Wands (Hard Goods)

Hard Goods can be purchased on our website at

The Lil' Reading Scientists Literacy Solutions TM curriculum is based on the principles of the Orton Gillingham Approach!

Clip Art Credit: Edu-Clips (TPT)
Clip Art Credit: Speech Doodles (TPT)
This Kit is part of Level 14 in the Lil' Reading Scientists' Scope and Sequence.
Total Pages
50 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Recognize and read grade-appropriate irregularly spelled words.
Identify words with inconsistent but common spelling-sound correspondences.
Decode words with common prefixes and suffixes.
Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels.


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