After having them copy, sort, and read in isolation all those /er/ words, give the students a chance to demonstrate their skills of recognizing /er/ patterns in context!
Here's an original story full of words spelled with er, ir, ur, and wor.
Remind your students how to "attack" those difficult-to-read words. Words can be unrecognized and unpronounceable or they are simply unfamiliar to the reader. Use this poster to remind them of various strategies they can use to be more successful in