This packet supports Scott Foresman Reading Street Grade 1 Unit 2 Week 3 which features the story by Melissa Blackwell Burke titled Who Works Here?. The activities in this packet focus on some of the
skills that are targeted for this week’s lessons. All skills are CCSS.
Activity 1: Put out the Fire!
Know final –e conventions for representing long vowel sounds.
3 game posters with 18 fire cards, skill, directions and answer key
Activity 2: All Over Town
Identify real-life connections between words and their use
Game map with 18 direction cards for left/right, skill, directions and Teacher Tip
Activity 3: The Name Game
Capitalize dates and names of people
8 pictures of community helpers, 8 text cards, 2 worksheets, skill, directions and answer key
Activity 4: The Talk of the Town
Use illustrations/details in a story describing its characters, setting, or events
1 game sheet, 18 comprehension cards, skill, directions and Teacher Tip
Activity 5: The Word On the Street
Know the spelling-sound correspondences for common consonant digraphs
4 digraph posters, 29 word cards, skill, directions and answer key