Research-Based Lessons From Preservice Teachers
Return to the Reading Genie
I. Emergent Literacy
Lessons for teaching letter recognition
Ali Long, P says Pigs Popsicles and Popcorn!
Britney Cain, Dribble Your D
Ally Johnson, Polka Pig
Lessons for teaching phoneme awareness
Hannah Bailey, Gulp Your Grape Juice With G
Brittney Nobles, Zooming Bees
Lindsey Stewart, Like Water From a Sprinkler
Julia Lightsey, Revvin' It Up With N
Noie Yancey, Gus the Green Goat
Allyson Houlton, Mmmm . . . Morgan Made a Milkshake
Amanda Talley, Ha, Ha, Hooray for Reading!
Kendra White, H...h...h...a Hot Dog
Holly Vanhooser, Better "B" the Best
Morgan Warner, The Cat and the Hat
Lindsay Jones, Grrrrrowling Like a Dog
Alex Howard, Frying Bacon With S
Kate DeGuenther, Popcorn Goes Pop!
Laurin Lee, Mmm Mmm Good With M
Brittany Cofer, Yipping Yak!
Andrew Brown, Slithery Snake S
Evelyn Griffin, Tommy the Clock Tick Tocks Today and Tomorrow
Mery McMillan, Say Cheeeeese!
Mary Jo Blackmon, A-a-a! Am I Sick?
Mary Kathryn Johnston, Red Gets Fed
Grant Chaffin, Bouncy Ball /b/ and Fishing With /w/
Lessons for teaching print concepts, segmentation, or blending
II. Beginning Reading
Lessons for teaching decoding with short vowels
Julia Lightsey, Uh, Squish That Yucky U Bug!
Holly Vanhooser, The Icky Sticky Ice Cream Cone
Allyson Houlton, Ally's Apples
Kendra White, Uh . . . Bug
Alex Howard, Say /o/ for the Doctor
Kate DeGuenther, Iiiicky Stiiicky Fingers
Lindsey Stewart, Jog Through the Fog
Hannah Bailey, Aaaaaaa! The Crying Baby
Brittany Cofer, /u/ Says Uhhhhh?
Andrew Brown, The Clueless U
Evelyn Griffin, Ollie Loves Olives
Lessons for teaching decoding with long vowels and other vowels
Britney Cain, The Fine Vine
Noie Yancey, Oh, Oh, My Knee Hurts!
Mary Jo Blackmon, Say A!
Amanda Talley, Wh-aaaaa-l-e of an A!
Lindsay Jones, Long A Play Day
Mery McMillan, All In for A
Ali Long, Eek! Run From That Bee!
Brittney Nobles, Oh Oh, It's Magic, the Long O
Grant Chaffin, Grandpa Cannot Hear /E/
Lessons for teaching decoding with consonant digraphs and other chunks
Laurin Lee, She Sells Sea Shells
Morgan Warner, Chim Chimney
Ally Johnson, Shiny Sheep Shouting on the Shore
Lessons for teaching decoding strategies
Mary Kathryn Johnston,The Stride to Fluency
III. Growing Independence & Fluency
Lessons for teaching faster reading
Mary Jo Blackmon, Speedy Reading
Andrew Brown, Speeding on the Sea Foam for Fluency
Britney Cain, Galloping to Fluency
Brittany Cofer, On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!
Evelyn Griffin, Rowing and Rowing to Treasure Island
Allyson Houlton, 3, 2, 1 . . . Blast Off Into Reading!
Alex Howard, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, Blast Off to Reading
Ally Johnson, Lightning Fast Fluency
Mary Kathryn Johnston, Ready, Set, Read!
Lindsay Jones, Practicing Fluency With Miss French
Kendra White, Over the Hill and Through the Woods to Fluency We Go!
Noie Yancey, Read, Read, Read as Fast as You Can
Mery McMillan, Fast and Fluent Reading Is Fun!
Ali Long, Reading Fast Is a Blast!
Julia Lightsey, Blasting Off Into Fluent Readers!
Brittney Nobles, On Your Mark, Get Set . . . Read!
Holly Vanhooser, Ready, Set, Read
Morgan Warner, Touchdown to Reading!
Kate DeGuenther, Even Little Red Hens Read!
Lindsey Stewart, He Shoots and He Scores!
Hannah Bailey, Fran Has Fun
Grant Chaffin, Building a Fluency Boat Developing Reading Fluency
Lessons for teaching smoother, better phrased, or more expressive reading
Amanda Talley, Forever Fluent
Lessons for teaching children to read silently or voluntarily and avidly
IV. Reading to Learn
Lessons for teaching summarization
Ally Johnson, Super Summarizers
Alex Howard, Sum It Up
Mery McMillan, Summarization Is a Piece of Cake!
Allyson Houlton, Be a Super Summarizer
Kendra White, Science in Summarization!
Holly Vanhooser, Ready, Set, Summarize!
Amanda Talley, Froggy for Reading
Mary Kathryn Johnston, Storm to Summarization
Lindsay Jones, Simply Summarizing!
Hannah Bailey, Steps to Being a Successful Summarizer
Ali Long, What's the Point? Sum It Up!
Brittney Nobles, Super Summarizers
Brittany Cofer, Get the Point!
Andrew Brown, That's the Sum of It
Britney Cain, Let's Get to Summarizing!
Mary Jo Blackmon, Summarizing Rocks!
Lindsey Stewart, Sum It Up
Julia Lightsey, Be Cool and Use the Tools of Summarization
Grant Chaffin, Sum Up the Text
Morgan Warner, No Sloppy Summaries
Lessons for teaching visualization
Noie Yancey, Reading in the Wilderness
Laurin Lee, Can You See What I See?
Evelyn Griffin, Pictures Bring Back Memories
Lessons for teaching children to ask or answer questions
Lessons for teaching children about story grammar
Kate DeGuenther, Reading Detectives Remember