QU-Blend | Octopuses

Phonics Focus

  • QU-Blend
  • Consonant Blends
  • Open, Closed, and Bossy R Syllables

Student Book
Read Aloud
Student Book

l. Learn QU-Blend

1

Prepare to Read

Foster letter-sound knowledge to apply in the Phonics Book.
What Letter Is Missing?
What Letter Is Missing?
QU Sounds
QU Sounds
Words Are Made of Sounds
Words Are Made of Sounds
Sounds in Words
Sounds in Words
My Fast Words
My Fast Words
2

Read Together

Focus on accuracy of reading the words in the text.
Cover Detectives
Cover Detectives
Let’s Read!
Let’s Read!

ll. Apply QU-Blend: Octopuses

3

Build Background Knowledge

Familiarize your readers with the topic that they will encounter in the Student Book.
Read Aloud Book
Read Aloud Book
4

Prepare to Read

Foster skills for decoding and sight word recognition to apply in the Student Book.
Words Are Made of Sounds
Words Are Made of Sounds
What’s My Word?
What’s My Word?
Change My Word
Change My Word
My Syllable Sort
My Syllable Sort
Words Are Made of Syllables
Words Are Made of Syllables
My Fast Words
My Fast Words
5

Give Feedback & Develop Meaning

Focus on accuracy of reading the words in the text and support fluency and comprehension.
Read on My Own: 1st Read
Read on My Own: 1st Read
Swoop & Scoop: 2nd Read
Swoop & Scoop: 2nd Read
Let’s Talk about It: 3rd Read
Let’s Talk about It: 3rd Read
6

Support Language

Reinforce sentence structure, grammar, and academic language.
Cloze My Sentence
Cloze My Sentence
My Word Sums
My Word Sums
Talk Like a Teacher
Talk Like a Teacher
7

Assessment

Monitor your readers’ word recognition skills to determine next steps.
Show off What You Know
Show off What You Know