At the end of a 40-minute kinder/ grade-1 class, the pupils must be able to:
a. recognize and differentiate long a and short a sounds in words
b. read correctly the words with short a and long a vowel sounds
c. expose them into initial world of words through various stages of simple vocabulary and other reading activities
Page 1: Title - The Magic of Sounds
Page 2: Reading of Long A sounds and Short A Sounds.
*10 words with Long A sounds and
*10 words with Short A sounds
Page 3 and Page 4: Activity
Bring out the children's imagination using the pictures on page 4. Students can match Long- A sounds with Short- A sounds.
Page 5: Writing
Challenge your students' thinking by making them remove or add one letter to the word to form another word.
Page 6: Sorting and Writing
The students will sort out the given words according to long- a sounds or short -a sounds.
Page 7 Jumbled Words
Form words with long-a sounds and short-a sounds. Pictures are given as hints.
Pages 8,9, 10 - Magic Relay Race
Keep the fun and magic alive in your class by doing this game.
Page 8: Instruction on the game
Page 9: Red Playing Cards from A - 10 with 5 short- a sounds and 5 long- a sounds
Page 10: Black Playing Card from A to 10 with 5 short-a sounds and 5 long-a sounds
Page 11- Credits
Page 12- Thank you, teachers
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