Clear and concise activities for individual and whole group instruction that teach and reinforce in a few words. These lessons contain simple, concrete to advanced activities that cover core skills standards based learning. In language, the students are understanding the functions of vowels in words and how they are used. In reading, the students are reading for information, paying attention to details, following directions, comprehending, analyzing, and summarizing. In writing, the students are organizing, creating and building a simple story, including facts and fiction. Lastly, singing the song gives students constant clues to be able to remember long and short vowel sounds in words.