SIGHT WORD SENTENCES with picture supported text and motivating picture cards are a fun way to engage beginning readers with bug vocabulary and sight words.
Materials include both picture supported text and text only sentence frames. A variety of picture type and number of picture supports within a sentence frame provides options to meet the literacy and language needs of your students. Students read sentence frame, add a bug picture, and read the completed sentence.
Text Patterns: I see a _____. I see the _____.
12 Bug Pictures: butterfly, ant, fly, dragonfly, snail, slug, spider, ladybug, bee, caterpillar, beetle, grasshopper
Instructional Formats: Sentence frames can be organized in any of the following formats:
*Pocket chart story
*Flip strips on metal ring
*Table top or rug center box/bag activity