• Stuck on a word?

     eagle

    Eagle Eye - Look at the pictures!

    · Look at the picture for clues

     fish

    Lips the Fish - Get your lips ready!

    · Say the first few sounds of the new word

    · Read to the end of sentence and say it again

     snake

    Stretchy Snake - Stretch it out!

    · Stretch the word out slowly

    · Put the sounds together

     monkey

    Chunky Monkey - Chunk the Word!

    · Look for a chunk that you know (-at, -an)

    · Look for a word part (-ing, -er)

     frog

    Skippy Frog - Skip It, Skip It!

    · Skip the word

    · Read to the end of the sentence

    · Hop back and READ IT, READ IT!

     lion

    Tryin’ Lion - Try it again!

    · Try to reread the sentence

    · Try a word that makes sense

     kangaroo

    Helpful Kangaroo - Ask for help!

    · Ask for help (after you have tried all of the other strategies

    Never let the word win. Read on!!!!