Diphthongs are fun to teach with phonics poetry targeting ow / ou and oy / oi. This little book of diphthong poems is perfect for guided reading groups. Practice phonics, fluency and comprehension all in one!
If you like this little book of diphthong poetry, you may also like the enlarged version of these poems for large group instruction:
Diphthongs Phonics Poetry
Diphthong phonics poems included:
ow: The Crowning
ou: The Grouches
oy: My Good Boy Roy
oi: My Disappointed Brother
oi: My Worm is Not a Noisy Pet
It's easy to make the diphthong poetry books:
1. Print out all 4 pages. Fold in half to see how the book goes together.
2. Make two sided copies cover/back with p.2/7, p. 3/6 with p.4/5
3. Staple (if desired)
4. The finished book will only take 2 sheets of 8 1/2" x 11" paper, but will be a 7 page little book. Finished size is 5.5" x 8.5"
Have fun teaching diphthongs with phonics poetry!
Lorrie L. Birchall