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Word Feature Concentration

Games are a great way to help students look closer at words! In this lesson, students will learn more about contractions and consonant pairs by creating their own games of concentration.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to identify and match word features.


(5 minutes)
Seeing Double (Consonants)Match the Contractions
  • Write the following words on the board: best, rest, and nest.
  • Ask, “What do you notice about these words?” Explain that these three words are in the same word family. They all end with the consonant blend -st. Explain that consonant blends are when two consonants come together to make a sound.

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second grade
Subject Reading & Writing