It's always fun to incorporate students' interests into learning activities. The Make, Take & Teach Touchdown! activity is a great way for our little football fans to practice reading words containing r-controlled vowels. When you download this activity you will receive 104 footballs with words containing r-controlled vowels. To play this game, students take turns choosing footballs and reading the words. Choose a "Touchdown" ball and the player can pick a few more balls, choose the "Penalty" ball and all the balls must be placed back. This game is perfect for either small group instruction or as a literacy center activity as it allows for both differentiation and multiple opportunities for response.
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