Many older students need to revisit or review previously taught phonics material. This passage has a Flesch-Kincaid grade reading level of 5.0 and includes words with the following long vowel digraphs: ai, ay, ea, ee, ie, oa, ow, and ue while featuring fun nautical imagery.
Included in the download are the following:
• A page of directions on how to administer a fluency assessment using a given passage
• A student copy of the passage
• A teacher copy
• A printable for students to write the words into categories
• Answer key for the printable
The passage could also be used as a whole class close reading.
A great resource for tracking progress for IEP data or to assess students’ grasps of long vowel digraphs.
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