A long u reading book for struggling and/or beginning readers.
The majority of the words in this story book are long u vowel words and short vowel words.
This allows the struggling and/or beginning reader to build specific skills without needing to rely on sight words knowledge and multiple vowel patterns at the same time.
This gives the reader similar patterns and decodable text in one story allows for reading a book where learning takes place and frustration is low, thus increasing reading confidence and success.
This book includes a list of nonsense and real words with the long u vowel for reading practice.
Have students re-read the real and nonsense words before reading the book in order to increase reading fluency and reading skills.