Lesson Plan

Learning to Rhyme

In this fun rhyming lesson plan, your ELs will practice identifying and using rhyming words in a sentence. This can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the **Hop on Pop Rhyming Fun** lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Rhyming Fun: Hop on Pop lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Rhyming Fun: Hop on Pop lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to recognize and produce simple rhymes.

Language

Students will be able to identify rhyming word pairs using visual supports.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
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  • Gather the class together for a read-aloud.
  • Preview the text Llama Llama Time to Share by doing a brief picture walk with the class.
  • Introduce the concept of rhyming by saying, "When two words end in the same way, they rhyme. Listen to these two words: 'ball' and 'call.' Do you hear how they end the same? Today we will be listening for more rhyming words as we read a book about Little Llama."