4.1 Mama's Birthday Present

1st Grade Scott Foresman Reading

Amazing Words

Click on the button below to learn the amazing words in this week's story!

High Frequency Words

about

enjoy

gives

surprise

surprised

teacher

worry

would

Phonics Skill #1

Long a: ai, ay
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BGrIyCT7nK0

Phonics Skill #2

When two vowels are together; the 1st one usually does the talking, the second one is silent!
Between the Lions: "When Two Vowels Go Walking"

Possessives

Showing possession means that something belongs to someone or they own it.
The Electric Company - Good Old Apostrophe S

Paired Reading

Out of the Ocean

Comprehension Skill

Drawing Conclusions

Genre: Realistic Fiction

Realistic Fiction seems like it could happen in real life. The characters in a fiction story are doing things that could actually happen, but the story is just made up.
Realistic Fiction

Mama's Birthday Present Read Aloud

First, listen to the story following along with your finger underneath the words being read.

Then, play again and do a chorale read with the recording.

Mama's Birthday Present