Reading Street Grade 1 Review features the story Snap by Jacqui Briggs which is Week 2 in the series. These five hands-on and interactive activities enhance the key skills for this week’s lessons. Use these activities in your literacy centers or send them home for additional practice. Although I am not affiliated with this curriculum, my materials are designed to be used in conjunction with this series.
Activity 1: Picture This!
Isolate and pronounce initial, medial vowel, and final sounds in spoken single-syllable words.
2 game sheets (initial and consonants) skill/directions, lesson plan card, answer key
Activity 2: Surprise Me!
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details
1 game poster with 20 cards ( listening comprehension), graphic organizer and journal prompt
skill/directions/ lesson plan card, answer key
Activity 3: All Around Town
Use common, proper, and possessive nouns
1 game sheet, 20 fill in the blank cards,10 cards for places, 20 cards people/things, worksheet
skill/directions, lesson plan card, answer key, Teacher Tip
Activity 4: Say Cheese!
Use illustrations/details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events & add details to strengthen writing
1 game sheet with additional puzzle pie, 30 text-based comprehension cards,
skill/directions, lesson plan card/teacher tip, answer key
Activity 5: A Step In the Right Direction
Follow agreed-upon rules for discussion (e.g. listening to others with care)
7 cards for following oral directions, skill/directions, lesson plan card