1. Listening Center– a boom box with headphones located in an isolated area. After listening to 1 story, complete a foldable (put together the title, beginning, middle, and end) by writing or drawing what happened (used as a graphic organizer). Organizational tool: typed title and glued.
2. Word Work– a basket of vocabulary words with 2 sheets and 2 sets of cards with questions. The activity is done with a partner. Spelling games can also be found here.
3. Read to someone– K-W-L wall- nonfiction book chosen with a friend, talk about the book with a friend, and play with comprehension cards (red, green, & yellow- do while reading with a friend).
5. Poetry– I am poems, acrostic poem.