Kinder and 1st Gr. Guided Reading Mini-Lessons {Activities and Resources}

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Rachelle Smith
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K - 1st, Homeschool
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This pack is full of ideas to help you plan for your guided reading mini-lessons for kindergarten and first grade. These lessons are perfect for your small group, but many can be used in whole group! This goes great with the Common Core State Standards and goes with ANY book (informational and narrative). Included in this pack:

Narrative Spinner
Informational Spinner
Narrative Story Board
Informational Story Board
Comprehension Question Rings
Making Connections Posters
First, Then, Next, Last
After Reading {Graphic Organizer}
Story Map {Graphic Organizer}
Text Map {Graphic Organizer}
I’ve Got the Facts {Graphic Organizer}
Using Clues for Predictions {Graphic Organizer}
Character Countdown {Graphic Organizer}
Word Web {Graphic Organizer}
KWL {Graphic Organizer}
Venn Diagram {Graphic Organizer}
Question Words {Graphic Organizer}
Sequencing Events{Graphic Organizer}
A Story Takes Flight {Graphic Organizer}

Alphabet Chart
Consonant Blend Chart
Spelling Pattern Chart
Spelling Pattern Posters
Vowel Chart
Consonant Digraph Chart
Consonant Digraph Posters
Spelling Pattern Word Card
Zap! Word Game
Digraph Puzzles
Short Vowel Fill-In
Word Family Book
Spin and Blend Chunks
Monster Munch! Word Chunk Game
Freeze! Word Chunk Game
Long and Short Vowel Sort
Long and Short Vowel Posters
Word Stairs
Zooming Sound Boxes

Sight Word Saber Game
Sight Word Swat Game
Fiddle Sticks Sight Word Game {Fry Words}
Star Gazer Sight Word Find
Fry Phrases {Group 1-4}
Sight Word Mats
Silly Voices Cards
Sticky Note Sight Words
Nursery Rhymes and Poems (6)
Poetry Walk with Mr. Fuzzy

New Word {Graphic Organizer}
Super Word {Graphic Organizer}
Word Wizard Poster
Word Wizard Book
New Word Fold and Cut

*Reading Skills*
Word Decoding Strategies
Word Question
Word Question Bookmarks
Guided Reading Journal

Please ask any and all questions before purchase. Don't forget to download the preview. :)

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For 3rd Grade, click here

Rachelle Smith

Total Pages
256 pages
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Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
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