S & Z | Sea Creatures

Phonics Focus

  • Sound of S: /s/
  • Sound of Z: /z/

Student Video
Student Book
Read Aloud
Student Book

1-no-group

1

Review Letter Sounds

Review letter names, letter sounds, and multisensory cues.
My Consonant Sounds
My Consonant Sounds

l. Learn S&Z Sounds

2

Prepare to Read

Foster letter-sound knowledge to apply in the Phonics Book.
What Letter Is Missing?
What Letter Is Missing?
S&Z Sounds
S&Z Sounds
Sounds in Words
Sounds in Words
My Fast Words
My Fast Words
3

Read Together

Focus on accuracy of reading the words in the predictable text.
Cover Detectives
Cover Detectives
Let’s Read!
Let’s Read!
4

Review New Phonics Skills

Reinforce letter-sound knowledge by reviewing the sounds.
My Word Sort
My Word Sort

ll. Apply S&Z Sounds

5

Build Background Knowledge

Familiarize your readers with the topic that they will encounter in the Student Book.
Read Aloud Book
Read Aloud Book
6

Prepare to Read

Foster skills for decoding and sight word recognition to apply in the Student Book.
Sounds in Words
Sounds in Words
My Fast Words
My Fast Words
7

Support Reading: 1st Read

Focus on accuracy of reading the words in the text.
Cover Detectives
Cover Detectives
Let’s Read!
Let’s Read!
8

Develop Meaning: 2nd & 3rd Read

Support fluency and comprehension.
Reread Together
Reread Together
Let’s Talk about It
Let’s Talk about It
Tell Me What Happened
Tell Me What Happened
9

Assessment

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