This is my personal checklist for planning my yearlong phonemic awareness lessons during guided reading rotations. It has worked well for me and my team partners for the last few years. Our Kindergarteners are superb at phonemic awareness by Spring Quarter!
During each 25 minute guided reading rotation, I use the first 10 minutes as a phonemic awareness skill builder time. We play games, fill out challenging worksheets, perform dictation on white boards, complete hands on puzzles and activities all EMPHASIZING skills found on this checklist.
The final 15 minutes of the guided reading rotation is spent doing guided reading with a decodable or pattern sentence book depending on the time of the year.
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