Research-Based Lessons From Teacher Candidates
I. Emergent Literacy
Lessons for teaching phoneme awareness
Abagail Rickerson, Large L Lollipops
Katie Caroline Bennett, Vacuuming the Van
Anna Shepherd, Popping Popcorn with P
Sherell Brown, Making M&Ms With Mike
Ash Rogers, Pop with P
Bailey Burns, Hissing Like a Snake With the Letter S
Kaylee Mayhew, Popping Popcorn with P
Payton Robertson, Brian Bounces Brad's Blue Ball
Sarah Hassett, Say Hello to Harry the Hawk!
Sarah Query, Close Your Mouth for M
McKee Cronier, Tick with THaley Felkins, Bob Bounced the Bad Basketball down the Basketball Court
II. Beginning Reading
Lessons for teaching decoding with short vowels
Katie Caroline Bennett, Cry Baby Short a
Payton Robertson, Iggy the Silly, Icky, Iguana
Haley Felkins, Dog
in the Fog
Haley Dellacio, Icky Sticky Candy
Lessons for teaching decoding with long vowels
Abagail Rickerson, Ay! This Is
Anna Shepherd, The Crying Baby Says, "Aaaaa"
Sherell Brown, Hey, Mr. A!
Ash Rogers, See with Clear Eyes with Long I
Bailey Burns, Saying Yoo Hoo Like a Yodeler!
Kaylee Mayhew, Ay
Sarah Hassett, Ay! I'm Walking Here!
Sarah Query, Smile with /A/
McKee Cronier, Ee, a Bee!Hannah Louise Perkinson, Say Weeeee on the Rollercoaster!
III. Growing Independence & Fluency
Lessons for teaching faster reading by making sight words
Abagail Rickerson, Something
Smells Like Fluency
Katie Caroline Bennett, Fluent as the Pace of the City
Sherell Brown, Flying Into Fluency
Ash Rogers, Ready, Set, Read!
Anna Shepherd, Becoming Fluent With Amelia Bedelia on Her First Day of School
Into Reading With Corduroy
Kaylee Mayhew, Flying into Fluency
Payton Robertson, Racing for Reading Genies
Sarah Hassett, Spring into Fluency
Sarah Query, Marching
McKee Cronier, Huh, What's Fluency?
Lessons for teaching smoother, better phrased, or more expressive reading