Concept (fiction), 42 words, Level B (Grade K), Lexile BR10L
Catching fireflies on summer nights is a fun and memorable experience for many kids. In Firefly, a girl tries to catch fireflies every night of the week. Will she finally catch one on Sunday? Detailed illustrations and repetitive text support emergent readers. Students will also have the opportunity to sequence events as well as to retell the story to better understand the text.
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go, I, one
catching, Friday, Monday, Saturday, Sunday, Thursday, tried, Tuesday, Wednesday
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Teach the Objectives
Retell to understand text
Sequence Events : Sequence events
Initial Sound : Discriminate initial consonant /t/ sound
Consonants : Identify initial consonant Tt
Grammar and Mechanics
Pronouns : Identify and use the pronoun I correctly
Alphabetical Order : Understand and arrange words in alphabetical order
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class