Christmas themed sight words, fluency, and writing activities on the 1st grade reading level are included with this packet. Students will read the sentences during reading group time and then take them home for additional practice at home. Great way to strengthen fluency skills. There are also writing printables that can be used as a center or homework. Plus other language arts activities are included. Be sure to download the preview file.
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Christmas themed READING: 5 pages
To increase sight word knowledge and fluency, students reads the 5 sentences on each page three times. The student's fluency is rated on a scale from 1 to 5 at the bottom of the page. First time student reads the sentences during reading group lesson and teacher rates
student's fluency. Second and third time student reads the sentences at home for homework and parent rates student's fluency. This is great a documentation tool.
READING SENTENCE SHUFFLE: 5 pages
Students practice sight words and fluency when they cut apart the sentence strips and arrange words in the correct order.
- 5 "Buggy for Writing" - extension pages.
"Write On!" WRITING ASSIGNMENTS: 5 pages
Students will trace the sentences and copy on the line below. Then they will write their own sentence and illustrate it. This may be used as a handwriting lesson, literacy center, or as homework.
Literacy Center - WORD CARDS: 18 words
#1: Copy the words cards and cut apart. Students can glue the words on notecards or construction paper to make flashcards. Punch a hole in the top corner and add to a shower curtain ring to make a word ring. Students can use the word ring to study the
words and also as a resource when they write in their journals. It's a mini-word wall.
#2: Print 2 copies of the word cards and then copy on card stock. Cut apart and students will play concentration or memory game with the word cards which will strengthen their visual memory and reading skills.
-Parent note giving directions for homework assignment.
-Happy note to give your students when they complete all 5 lessons.
-Teacher Tip sheets
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