Visit the pumpkin patch for some reading fun!!
This Dolch sight word phrases activity packet is designed for first graders, but can also be used for advanced kindergarteners or for second graders who need extra practice.
Activities include 62 sight word phrases selected from the first 150 phrases.
Perfect pumpkin fun for working with words, literacy centers, and small groups!
Reading sight words in context is important for automaticity to build fluency.
Use pumpkin cards as flashcards
*Duplicate multiple copies of pumpkin page to play games such as concentration or memory.
*Place all pumpkin cards in a pile face down to play “Read and Keep” in a small group. Players draw a card and can keep it if they say the phrase correctly. If not, it is returned to the pile. Player with the most cards wins!
*Sort phrases by nouns and verbs- sorting map and recording sheet included
*Have students sort cards by phrases they know and don’t know- sorting map and recording sheet included
*Use phrases in a sentence or a story. Writing paper included.
Pages 3-18- Pumpkin phrase cards
Pages 19-20- Writing paper for sentences
Page 21- Sorting map for known/unknown phrases
Page 22- Sorting map for nouns and verbs
Page 23- Recording sheet for known phrases
Page 24- Recording sheet for unknown phrases
Page 25- Recording sheet for nouns
Page 26- Recording sheet for verbs
Pages 27-28- Two original pumpkin poems
Page 29- Credits