Lesson Plan

Rhyming Pairs

Use Mem Fox's exciting read aloud to introduce or review the concept of rhyming word pairs with your ELs. This lesson can be used as a stand alone or support for the lesson plan Rhyming with Sam I Am.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the Rhyming with Sam I Am lesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to recognize and identify rhyming word pairs.

Language

Students will be able to express rhyming word pairs with grade level words using visual and written supports.

Introduction

(2 minutes)
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  • Display one of the objects or images of rhyming pairs that you collected for this lesson.
  • Hold one of the objects up and ask the class to say the objects name aloud (e.g., cat).
  • Repeat with the rhyming object (e.g., hat).
  • Tell the class that these two objects/pictures rhyme. Explain that today they will be practicing finding rhyming words, or words that end with the same sound.