OBJECTIVE: To help students K-5 with learned spelling patterns of compound words.
ACTIVITY: No prep needed other than to print off copies for each student. Place them in centers and use student performance to determine which students are ready to move on and which need to be pulled into small group for reteaching.
Answer Key included
MATERIALS: Besides crayons or colored pencils, none, just print off enough cop-ies of the activity that you need.
RESOURCE/TEXT: No text is necessary. However, these words are from the Journey’s text: Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann, a Houghton Mifflin Harcourt book.
STUDENT EVIDENCE/ARTIFACT: Printable “Happy St. Patty’s Day ~ I Can Learn Spelling Patterns of Compound Words!” Lucky the Leprechaun coloring sheet.
GRADE LEVEL EXPECTATIONS
ON-GRADE LEVEL: 2nd-Grade
BELOW-GRADE LEVEL/RETEACHING: 3rd-5th Grade
ABOVE-GRADE LEVEL/ENRICHMENT: Kindergarten-1st
COMMON CORE STANDARD & SKILL DEVELOPED: K-5.L.1.2 ~ Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English spelling