Full-color, hands-on manipulatives give students meaningful, independent practice with sight words and phonics and decoding. Simple activities give students a positive introduction to the process of writing in response to what they have read. Student cards and reproducibles are ready-to-use. Teacher pages include step-by-step instructions to create literacy centers as well as ideas for presentation, tips, and extensions.
The activities target standards in these areas:
- sight words
- writing in response to literature
- writing in a variety of formats
- decoding of unfamiliar words