Guided Reading Decoding Strategies Posters and More

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K - 3rd
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This Decoding Strategies resource is a must-have for your Guided Reading time. It includes a variety of resources to support your student's understanding of decoding strategies using animals as a hook to remember each strategy. This resource uses characters your students will relate to, and that will help them remember the strategy.

They are:

⭐Stretchy Snake⭐Eagle Eye⭐Chunky Monkey⭐Lips the Fish⭐Flippy Dolphin⭐Skippy the Frog⭐Tryin' Lion

Included in this resource:

⭐7 full-sized posters with 2 different options:

⭐SET 1: simplistic language describing the strategy

⭐SET 2: more detailed in the wording to describe the strategy and how to use it.

Bookmarks to print with each strategy and a short description of the strategy.

⭐BUILD-YOUR-OWN Bookmarks - Each strategy is formatted to be printed on a sheet of 30 to a page address labels. Now you can create customized bookmarks.

Popsicle stick toppers or wands, which are perfect to use during Guided Reading time.

Mini Cards that are perfect to go on a ring and be added to your Guided Reading toolkit or to have for adults who do withdrawal with your students.

How to use this resource:

⭐Create a display in your guided reading area for reference.

⭐Teach the decoding strategies using the relatable animals and give students a decoding wand to use when reading to remind them to use the decoding strategy

⭐Provide students with decoding strategy bookmarks that they can refer to during independent reading.

Do you do a Take Home Reading Program in your classroom? My Home reading program incorporates these strategies so that students can use the same tools when practicing at home as they do at school. You can check it out here:

Take-HomeReading Log with Editable Parent Letter and Tips

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