1ST GRADE PHONICS DECODABLE READERS FOR THE ENTIRE SCHOOL YEAR!
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VIDEO: K-2 Decodable Readers Overview
We’re happy to introduce this exciting new addition to our 1st grade phonics & spelling curriculum – decodable readers, written by Heather Watson & illustrated by Ashley Watson from Watson Works! As children learn to read, decodable readers are instrumental in building fluency and developing good reading strategies, so it was important for us to be able to offer these readers for our teachers. We sincerely want children to be become strong, confident readers by using our phonics & spelling program, and when a child can read a decodable book on his own, he/she gains a real feeling of success and accomplishment, resulting in an even greater motivation to read.
For each week of the program, we’re creating 1 decodable reader that reviews the phonics skills, spelling words, and high frequency words for that week. We are offering these readers in both color & blackline printable PDF formats, as well as in eBook formats so that teachers have the option of printing and assembling individual booklets for students or using them with their computers, tablets, and other smart mobile devices.
This is a GROWING BUNDLE. Currently, it only includes the first 21 decodable readers for weeks 1-21, but when it is completed, it will provide you 32 cute stories that contain the phonetic code taught each week of the program (weeks 1-32).
Because this is a work in progress, we are offering this GROWING BUNDLE at a discounted rate until all books are uploaded; due to Hurricane Harvey, the tentative completion date has been extended to March 31, 2018; on April 1, 2018, the price will go back to the regular rate. Additional books will be uploaded to TpT as they are completed; you'll be notified when the additional books are added, and all you have to do is just go re-download them from your "My Purchases" folder on TpT.
These are the books included so far in printable color/blackline PDFs & eBook formats:
•Book 1 – “Sam and the Cat Play” – week 1
(phonics – short ă, n, d, p, f; spelling – am, at, sat, mat, ham; high frequency – and, be, with, you, play)
•Book 2 – “Hot, Hot, Hot!” – week 2
(phonics – short ŏ, h, s, h, g; spelling – log, top, hot, lot, ox; high frequency – for, what, have, he, look)
•Book 3 – “Tag! You Are It!” – week 3
(phonics – short ĭ, l, x, -s; spelling – if, is, him, rip, fit; high frequency – do, I, no, to, they)
•Book 4 – “Ben the Vet” – week 4
(phonics – short ĕ, y, w, k; spelling – yet, wet, web, pen, hen; high frequency – all, here, me, my, who)
•Book 5 – “Gus Digs for Bugs” – week 5
(phonics – short ŭ, qu, z; spelling – bug, mud, nut, hug, quit; high frequency – friend, good, up, his, it)
•Book 6 – “Zack Picks a Pet” – week 6
(phonics – short ă, short ŏ, c, k, ck, Floss Rule; spelling – an, bad, cat, pass, ran; high frequency – had, can, come, said, kick)
•Book 7 – “A Trip to Gran’s” – week 7
(phonics – short ĭ, short ĕ, r, r blends; spelling – did, will, six, grin, trip; high frequency – how, of, some, in, big)
•Book 8 – “A Trip to Gran’s” – week 8
(phonics – short ŭ, l blends, s blends; spelling – hop, block, pop, clock, fox; high frequency – on, not, her, she, got)
•Book 9 – “Matt and Jack Sled” – week 9
(phonics – m, j, th; spelling – must, sled, step, thick, bath; high frequency – get, after, was, that, them)
•Book 10 – “The King's Hunting Trip” – week 10
(phonics – ng, -ing, -ed, -es; spelling – foxes, glasses, yelled, fox, trip; high frequency – us, thing, long, jumping, bring)
•Book 11 – “Mitch and Dad Go Camping” – week 11
(phonics – ch, tch; spelling – chop, match, pitch, chip, much, chick, grin, trip, log, hot; high frequency – off, very, out)
•Book 12 – “Ship Fun for Ralph and Josh” – week 12
(phonics – sh, wh, ph; spelling – ship, shell, shop, whip, graph, which, fish, grin, trip, hug; high frequency – down, new, when)
•Book 13 – “The Best Spot” – week 13
(phonics – review blends, digraphs, trigraphs, combinations, suffixes; spelling – the, little, this, where, eat, best; high frequency – said, who, with, they)
•Book 14 – “Pete's Big Ride” – week 14
(phonics – Long Vowels (ā-e, ē-e, ī-e, ō-e, ū-e); spelling – came, late, waves, bike, stripe, white, hole; high frequency – over, make, made)
•Book 15 – “Brice and Gene at the Lodge” – week 15
(phonics – soft c (Çç), soft g (Ġġ), dge, ch, Jj; spelling – mice, gave, brave, shape, kite, drive, chases; high frequency – like, ride, nice)
•Book 16 – “Knox Writes a Note” – week 16
(phonics – silent letters – Gn (gn), Kn (kn), Wr (wr); spelling – so, home, rope, go, wrote; high frequency – around, because, light, show, think)
•Book 17 – “I Spy” – week 17
(phonics – ee, vowel y, igh, ie; spelling – feet, tree, keep, pie, try, sky, sight; high frequency – there, see, we)
•Book 18 – “Chase Takes the Mail” – week 18
(phonics – long ā, ai, ay; spelling – grain, mail, may, way, day, stay, pain, spray; high frequency – rain, your)
•Book 19 – “Cole the Tugboat Captain” – week 19
(phonics – long ō, oa, ōw; spelling – boat, coat, road, toast, snow, grow, blow, flow; high frequency – talk, were)
•Book 20 – “Dean’s Great Day” – week 20
(phonics – ēa, eā, ĕa, compound words; spelling – bedtime, sunset, bathtub, backpack, raincoat, inside, himself, rowboat; high frequency – want, wash)
•Book 21 – “A Noise in the Barn” – week 21
(phonics – ar, or; spelling – far, arm, barn, bark, yard, yarn, smart; high frequency – few, noise, loudly)
We hope you enjoy this complement to our 1st grade phonics & spelling curriculum! Follow us on TpT, Facebook, Instagram and/or Pinterest to be alerted when additional products or sales are available.
~Heather & Ashley
Watson Works, LLC
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