Research-Based Lessons Designed by Preservice Teachers
Auburn University
Spring 2010
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I. Emergent Literacy

Lessons for teaching phoneme awareness
Cathryn Albright, Hungry Harry Needs Help!
Mallie Frasier, Pop Popcorn With P
Haley Hollis, Slithering Snakes Say "SSSsssss"
Rebekah Woods, Ollie the Octopus
Laura Davis, Beth's Big Bat
Melissa Thompson, Growl Like a Dog With R
Malorie Poole, Vaccuum With V
Lindsey Barrett, Emergent Literacy Lesson /p/
Meg Griffin, Sally the Snake
Morgan Pierce, Wishing With W
Ashley Troha, Zip Your Zipper With Z
Cody Godwin, Sally the Slithering Snake
Anna Reeves, Listen for the Beat of Your Heart With B
Heather Tassin, Emergent Reading
Margaret Payne, Victory With the V
Camellia Lyles, Coughing, Coughing K
Jessica Horsefield, Beat a Drum With B
Beth Crenshaw, Slithering Into Sssss
Ansley Salter, Zip Up With Z
Dani Rosener, Drumming With D's
Tommy Davis, Golfing With /k/
Abbie Simpson, Speedboating With N

II. Beginning Reading

Lessons for teaching decoding with short vowels
Cody Godwin, Ewww, It's So Sticky and Icky!
Haley Hollis, Uhhh . . . Is That U?
Malorie Poole, Elephants Eat Eggs
Rebekah Woods, Ed the Elephant
Melissa Thompson, Aaaaaaaaaaaa! You Scared Me!
Lindsey Barrett, Itchy Liz Lives in an Igloo
Meg Griffin, Uhh--Thinking About the Letter U
Morgan Pierce, Open Wide Ahhhh (/o/)
Beth Crenshaw, Uhh, I Don't Know With U
Ashley Troha, Aaaaaaaa! Cry Like a Baby!
Heather Tassin, Ollie the Octopus Loves Oxygen
Camellia Lyles, Icky Sticky Piggy
Ansley Salter, Tiiicklish Tiiimmy
Margaret Payne, Sticky Icky
Laura Davis, Aaaaaa! The Baby Is Crying!
Jessica Horsefield, Get iiiiiiiicky stiiiiiiiiiicky with /i/
Abbie Simpson, Alligators Say Aaaaa!

Lessons for teaching decoding with long vowels and other vowels
Dani Rosener, Reading is AWesome!
Mallie Frasier, Abe Ate Acorns With Ace
Cathryn Albright, Letters on the Loose
Tommy Davis, Say /A/ With the Fonz!

Lessons for teaching decoding with consonant digraphs and other chunks
Lessons for teaching blending or spelling

Anna Reeves, Ch Ch Ch Choo Choo Blending

III. Growing Independence and Fluency

Lessons for teaching faster reading
Beth Crenshaw, Ready, Set, Race to Read
Laura Davis, Reading With Silly Seals
Tommy Davis, Flying Faster and Further With Fluency
Meg Griffin, Racing to Read
Haley Hollis, On a Race to Fluent Reading!
Jessica Horsefield, Happily Hopping Our Way to Fluency!
Camellia Lyles, Vroom, Vroom to Fluency
Margaret Payne, Smooth Sailing
Anna Reeves, Speedy Jon Jones!
Ansley Salter, Swift, Smooth Readers
Ashley Troha, You Got It! Fast Reading With Fluency!
Rebekah Woods, Ready, Set, Read!
Heather Tassin, Ready, Set, Read!
Cody Godwin, Swinging It Out of the Park
Mallie Frasier, Blast Off With Reading!
Cathryn Albright, Ride Into Reading
Morgan Pierce, Read, Speed Reader, Read!
Malorie Poole, Ready, Set, Read!
Abbie Simpson, Building Fluency While Building Snowmen

Lessons for teaching smoother, better phrased, or more expressive reading
Melissa Thompson, Expression, Expression, Expression
Lindsey Barrett, Reading With Expression

Lessons for teaching children to read silently or voluntarily and avidly
Dani Rosener, DEAR, Mrs. R.!

IV. Reading to Learn

Lessons for teaching summarization
Lindsey Barrett, Summarizing
Cathryn Albright, Summarizing With the Sea Turtles
Meg Griffin, Long Story Short
Morgan Pierce, Flipping Over Summarization
Ashley Troha, Shortening With Summarization
Rebekah Woods, What's That You Say?
Haley Hollis, Dive Into the World of Summarization
Melissa Thompson, Summarizing
Malorie Poole, Summing It Up!
Cody Godwin, Summing It UP
Anna Reeves, Long Short Story
Heather Tassin, Summing It All Up!
Jessica Horsefield, Remembering Our Way Through Reading!
Camellia Lyles, You, Me, and the Summary
Beth Crenshaw, Sum It Up, Sum It Up, Keep Those Main Ideas Up!
Ansley Salter, Tell Me in Short!
Dani Rosener, Summarizing With "Read, Write, and, er, Why?"
Margaret Payne, Summing It Up!
Tommy Davis, Summarize With Big Red Eyes
Laura Davis, Sensational Summaries
Abbie Simpson, Diving Into the Ocean With Summarization

Lessons for teaching visualization
Mallie Frasier, Picture Perfect

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