Grade 2 - We did a mini unit on compound words. We did some cut and paste activities together. Then I had the kidos doing sorts. I gave them two KEY words such as "book" and "super" and then they had to sort them into the right categories. I then asked the kidos to read he new words to me.
Grade 4 - I am also doing a word study unit with this group. They learned about prefixes, suffixes, synonyms, and antonyms. Here a few pictures from my notebook which I use as a model for the kidos:
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Also, the first graders are practicing their sight word. I am trying to get them to spell the words correctly. Here is what I do when the kidos first come into class. Their journals are ready. I give them 5 words to write. Then we talk about what letters they missed:
Hope everyone has a good week.... Those who are teaching & those who are already on summer vacation!
Happy Reading !