R-Controlled Interactive Notebook FREEBIE

Thyme to Read
Grade Levels
1st - 2nd
Formats Included
  • PDF
10 pages
Thyme to Read


Do you love the idea of an interactive notebook?  There really is nothing better than a hands on resource that the students have created, and can use again, and again as a reference! But, maybe all of the cutting and assembly require is intimidating.

What is included in this resource?
This Bossy R Interactive Notebook focuses on ar and or phonics patterns. If you would like to include er, ir and ur into your phonics unit, check out this full resource, for just $1.00

Mini interactive notebooks are time, paper and ink saving!
It features:
limited cutting and pasting
half page foldable that introduce twice the content, in half the space
and it is complete black and white, printer friendly!

Each separate skill provides SIX practice pages:
1. An anchor chart displaying a picture clue to help recall the correct sound each grapheme makes. Phonetically regular words are also listed for your students to practice reading.
2. An encoding (spelling) practice page provides pictures that your students can write the matching word next to each picture.
3. A decoding practice page lists multi-syllabic words for you students to practice identifying syllable types
4. A picture sort in which your students will cut, sort and glue pictures based on the phonics patterns in each word. 
5. Sentence writing practice , in which your students will copy a sentence, but fill in with the illustrated r-controlled word
6. A word building spinner game. Students will spin a spinner to create and record real or nonsense words.

How can you use this resource to support your students?
These mini interactive notebooks are great for introducing new phonics skills in a teacher guided center. Students can work with you to complete all of the book, or after modeling examples on each page, students could complete the book collaboratively with a partner. The complete book can be kept at school, or sent home for future reference. If you are looking to use this book as a review it is simple enough to be used as a morning work, or homework activity.

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This resource was created by Megan Christensen - Thyme to Read. If you have any questions about this resource, please email me at megan.thymetoread@gmail.com
Total Pages
10 pages
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.


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