These decodable stories focus on the cvc pattern with the letter o. These stories also review the cvc pattern of short i and a. There are five entertaining stories and pictures with companion cloze passages for your students to have more practice and fluency. Students gain more reading fluency and comprehension when they use cloze passages. There is a space for writing in the missing words. This is to help students add writing to their reading. Writing is the kinesthetic aspect of reading.