What Can You Do?
Journeys Unit 6 Lesson 27
Common Core aligned
Created and tested by a first grade teacher.
P. 3 There are So Many Things You Can Do! -unscramble Your Words to Know
P. 4 Everyone is a Star – color and sort the spelling words
P. 5 I Change Y’s to I’s – replace y’s to i’s with a star and add –ed and –est
P. 6 Emotion Words – sort the emotion words under matching pictures and write some of your own – introduces them to a lot of new words
P. 7 My “Because” Book – using the word “because” when writing an opinion – a foldable book
P. 8-11 Question, Exclamation, Statement – sort the sentences in a flip book- copy side A and B back to back
P. 12-13 Words That End in –le – color all the words that end in –le to make a picture
P. 14-17 What Can I Do? – students write a book about things they can do – copy writing pages back to back and staple to form a book – a great reinforcement of headings and illustrations
P. 18-21 Words to Know Go Fish- play with 2 to 4 people- uses lesson 26 and 27 words – can laminate
P. 22-24 Spell Teller (fortune teller foldable) -students practice spelling their spelling words with a partner – there are questions under the flaps to involve the students in a discussion of what things they like to do, what things are hard to do etc.
P. 25 Thank You and Credits