Lesson Plan

Phonological Awareness

Use this helpful phonological awareness lesson to introduce or review the beginning and ending sounds in CVC words with your ELs. This can be used as a stand alone or support lesson for the Color it Out lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Color It Out lesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Color It Out lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to isolate and pronounce initial, medial, and final sounds by using a method of stretching out words.

Language

Students will be able to isolate the initial and final sounds with grade level words using written and visual supports.

Introduction

(2 minutes)
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  • Point to the class alphabet chart.
  • Ask students to sing the alphabet song with you.
  • Explain to the class that today you will be practicing listening for the different sounds of the letters in the alphabet to spell some new words.