Tryin' Lion teaches students to use their schema and context clues to help decode an unknown word. Students just "try" a word in place of the tricky, unknown word. Good readers then ask themselves 2 important questions: Does that make sense? and Does that sound right?
In this packet, your students learn to be Word Detectives on a mission from Tryin' Lion. Tryin' Lion brings your students a TOP SECRET envelope with some reading and decoding strategies to complete. Included in the packet are:
*Tryin' Lion Strategies Lesson Plan
*Word Detectives poem
*Letter from Tryin' Lion
*Tryin' Lion Song
*TOP SECRET envelope cover
*Tryin' Lion picture
*Tryin' Lion Mission Tasks list
*Tryin' Lion Expert badges for completing the mission
*10 Tryin' Lion Word Hunt cards and matching answer cards
*Tryin' Lion Word Hunt recording sheet
*24 Tryin' Lion Sentence Solvers cards
*4 Tryin' Lion Story Solvers paragraphs
*Tryin' Lion Reading Fun student book
This packet will engage your little Word Detectives in hands-on practice with decoding and making sense of what they are reading with the help of Tryin' Lion.
This packet goes along with using the Beanie Baby Decoding/Reading Strategies.
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