Research-Based Lessons From Preservice Teachers
Auburn University
Summer 2010
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 I. Emergent Literacy

Lessons for teaching phoneme awareness

Emilee Ricketts, Alligators Say Aaaaaaa!
Davis Snider, Pinky the Pig Pops Popcorn!
Blakely Barnett, Tic Toc! Tic Toc! T!
Victoria Barron, Take a Picture With /k/
Hannah  Dupre, The Brilliant Bubbly B
Ashley Farrow, Flying With V
Erika Gam, Poppin' Popcorn Party
Kristina Goodwin, Tip Tap With T
Barbara Jane Hall, Sink With SSSSSS
Ashley Heavener, Flying High With V
Caitlin Hollis, Slithering Sammy
Meg Hunter, P-P-P-Pop!
Alizabeth Irwin, Dunk, Dunk, Dribble, Dribble
Megan Kuenzli, Hearts Beating for B
Michael Norris, Navigating With N
Bailey Taylor, Popping P's
Katie Griggs, Willie the Whale Waves!
Ellie Buzbee, Sally Snake's Special Sound
Carly Ellis, Flap Your Wings With Z!
Dee Globetti, Dinosaur Day!
Candace Sanders, Pop P's With Papa
Elizabeth Gattis, Tick Tock, Time to Learn
Trista Loggins, G-G-G-Gulping With G
Callie White, Hungry, Hungry Harold!
Lauren Reynolds, Buzz Like a Bee With Z
Casey Wilson, Sam the Slithering Snake
Catherine Anne Moulton, Music on the Mountain
Brannon Bynum, Vroom Around With V
Beth Davis, Keeping Quiet With Sh . . .
Anna Bates, Billy Bellowed, "Let's Bounce!"
Kacie Nickles, Pop Your Popcorn With P
Andrew Gracia, Monty the Moose
Ashley Ankersen, Bubbly B's
Lauren Milligan, Getting Down With G
Bailey DeBardeleben, Mmmmm Mmmmm Good With M

Lessons for teaching letter recognition

Lessons for teaching print concepts, segmentation, or blending

II. Beginning Reading

Lessons for teaching decoding with short vowels

Blakely Barnett, Sticky Sticky Sticky Syrup!
Victoria Barron, Ollie the Ostrich and Oliver the Octopus
Bailey DeBardeleben, Help! This /i/ Is Itching!

Ashley Farrow, "Aaaaaaaaa!" the Baby Cried
Kristina Goodwin, Uhhhhh, I'm Not Sure?
Caitlin Hollis, Sticky Icky Piggy
Megan Kuenzli, Ehhh, I Can't Hear You!
Ellie Buzbee, Cooling Off . . . /o/
Bailey Taylor, Icky! Sticky
Carly Ellis, Meet Alex the Ant!
Barbara Jane Hall, Clean Up With Uuuhh!
Candace Sanders, Eh? What's That You Said, Sonny?
Elizabeth Gattis, Aaaa! It's an Alligator
Trista Loggins, The Crying Baby Says AAAAA!
Lauren Reynolds, It's So Icky Sticky!
Ashley Ankersen, Sticky Piggy
Davis Snider, Scary AAAAA!
Catherine Anne Moulton, Getting Icky and Sticky With /i/
Brannon Bynum, Sticky Icky Fingers
Beth Davis, Lizzie's Little List
Casey Wilson, Pinky the Pig
Anna Bates, Liz Is Six
Alizabeth Irwin, My Silly Sissy
Kacie Nickles, /i/ Is Icky Sticky!
Michael Norris, The Icky Sticky Insect
Katie Griggs, Silly Sidney

Lessons for teaching decoding with long vowels and other vowels

Erika Gam, Easy Peasy ea

Lessons for teaching decoding with consonant digraphs and other chunks

Emilee Ricketts, One Fish Two Fish
Hannah Dupre, Shelly the Shell at the Seashore
Meg Hunter, Shake That Shhhh!
Andrew Gracia, Whacking the Ball for Learning Consonant Digraph ck
Callie White, Sh, Sh, It's Sheila the Shark!
Dee Globetti, Shhhhh!
Lauren Milligan, Chuga Chuga Choo Choo!

Lessons for teaching crosschecking

Ashley Heavener, Hopping Aboard the R-Car for Remarkable Readers


III. Growing Independence & Fluency

Lessons for teaching faster reading
Ellie Buzbee, Becoming a Reading Racer
Bailey Taylor, 1, 2, 3 . . . Go Speed Reader!
Dee Globetti, Ready, Set, Go!
Hannah Dupre, The Race to the End
Carly Ellis, Riding Down Reading Mountain!
Candace Sanders, As Quick as a Rabbit!
Elizabeth Gattis, Ready, Set, Go! Let's Read!
Trista Loggins, Fall Into Fluency
Caitlin Hollis, Hop Into Fluent Reading
Callie White, Book Worms!
Megan Kuenzli, Running the Race of Reading
Lauren Reynolds, Ready, Set, Read!
Ashley Ankersen, Fast and Fluent
Davis Snider, Speeder Reader
Casey Wilson, Speedy Reader!
Catherine Anne Moulton, Climbing Up Fluency Mountain
Brannon Bynum, Flying High With Fluency
Beth Davis, Soaring Into the Skies With Fluency
Anna Bates, Racing to Read Fluently
Katie Griggs, Off to the Races
Ashley Farrow, Ready, Set, Read!
Alizabeth Irwin, Flying High With Fluency!
Kacie Nickles, Reading Workout
Blakely Barnett, Get Ready, Get Set, Read!
Kristina Goodwin, Vroom, Off We Go! Ready, Set, Go!
Barbara Jane Hall, Fly High With Reading
Michael Norris, Racing Toward Fluency
Erika Gam, Let's Go Fly a Kite for Fluency
Bailey DeBardeleben, 3, 2, 1 . . . Read!
Meg Hunter, Smooth, Speedy Reading

Lessons for teaching smoother, better phrased, or more expressive reading
Emilee Ricketts, Express Yourself!

Ashley Heavener, Statements, Exclamations, and Questions--Oh My!
Victoria Barron, Fluency Is No Monkey Business!
Andrew Gracia, The Voice Makes Meaning
Lauren Milligan, Express What You Read!

Lessons for teaching children to read silently or voluntarily and avidly

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