The 14 cleverly-written stories in this set reinforces comprehension skills that require remembering details, making inferences, understanding sequence, and drawing conclusions. The format is easy to read, incorporates humor, and includes emphasis on unique phonic sounds through repeated use of words with special vowel and letter combinations.
These skill-based activities revolve around a set of comical characters who get involved in silly and absurd situations. Students solve comical comprehension questions. Some stories lead up to a surprise ending adding to the enjoyment!
Your students will think that they are reading funny stories and answering questions, but they also are:
- Making inferences, finding facts, and locating information
- Reading aloud to a group
- Practicing writing skills
- Modeling correct pronunciation and fluency for slower students
- Practicing the diphthongs, digraphs, and other phonetic sounds that are repeated often throughout each story
Reading Level is 3.5-4.5 | Interest Level 4-12
Get more humor-filled activities that revolve around the same comical characters with FUNbook of Grammar and FUNbook of Creative Writing Prompts.