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Learn to Read: Kindergarten and First Grade Short Vowel Sound Phonics Course (1)

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Ms. Kim, Kindergarten-2 Reading/Phonics/Tutoring
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Sale! $25.00 discount. In this early reading introduction course for kindergarten and 1st grade, we will learn phonics skills that have short vowel sounds, practice spelling, reading and play games for the remainder of the class.

Class experience

US Grade Kindergarten - 1
Beginner Level
13 lessons//13 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
CVC Words: short a and short e sound (cat, pet)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the short a/e sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend a CVC word, and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling a CVC word with short a/e sound and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with CVC with short a/e sounds.
 Week 2
Lesson 2
CVC Words: short i and short o sound (pin, top)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the short i/o sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend a CVC word, and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling a CVC word with short i/e sound and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with CVC with short i/o sounds.
 Week 3
Lesson 3
CVC Words: short u sound (mule)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the short u sound. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend a CVC word, and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling a CVC word with short u sound and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with CVC with short u sound.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Initial Blends (CCVC): bl, cl, fl, gl (blot, clap, flip, glad)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the initial blends (bl, cl, fl, gl) sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend an initial blend word and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling an initial blend word and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with initial blends words.
 Week 5
Lesson 5
Initial Blends (CCVC): tr, pr, sn (trim, prom, snap)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the initial blends (tr, pr, sn) sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend an initial blend word and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling an initial blend word and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with initial blends words.
 Week 6
Lesson 6
Final Blends (CVCC): mp, nk, nt (camp, tank, tent)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the final blends (mp, nk, nt) sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend an final blend word and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling an final blend word and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with final blends words.
 Week 7
Lesson 7
Digraphs: ch, wh, sh (chip, when, shop)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the digraphs (ch, wh, sh) sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend an digraph word and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling an digraph word and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with digraph words.
 Week 8
Lesson 8
Digraphs: Soft and Hard th (think, that)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the digraph (hard and soft th) sounds. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend an digraph word and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling a digraph word and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with digraph words.
 Week 9
Lesson 9
Digraphs: ck (sock)
We will use an anchor chart and chant to practice the digraph ck sound. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend a digraph words and practice reading a sentence. In the spelling component, we will go over a spelling rule and follow 3 steps to practice spelling a digraph word and then read a sentence. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with digraph words.
 Week 10
Lesson 10
Bonus (Floss) Letters: F, L, S, Z (stuff, mill, mess, buzz)
This week’s lesson, we will use an anchor chart to explain the double the letter rule. We will have a movement break. We will use a graphic organizer, to decode and blend a floss word. We will read a sentence. In the spelling component, we will follow 3 steps to practice spelling a floss letter word. For the remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce reading words and/or sentences with floss letter words. Some examples: staff, spell, class, fuzz
 Week 11
Lesson 11
What is a Syllable and Closed Syllable? (mag)
This week's lesson will focus on what a syllable and closed syllable are? They will be introduced to the short vowel marking called a breve. We will practice identifying and sounding out closed syllables through playing games. Some examples: dot, prob, sev
 Week 12
Lesson 12
Syllable VCCV Pattern (mit/ten/nap/kin)
This week’s lesson, while using a graphic organizer, we will learn a strategy to find the VCCV syllable pattern, learn about the rule on dividing a VCCV word so that has two syllables and the vowel sound is short in the first syllable. We will complete two activities: sounding out VCCV words, reading sentences and spelling a VCCV word. The remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce VCCV words. Some examples: rab/bit or nap/kin
 Week 13
Lesson 13
Syllable VC/V Pattern (sev/en)
This week’s lesson, while using a graphic organizer, we will learn a strategy to find the VC/V syllable pattern, learn about the rule on dividing a VC/V word so that has two syllables and the vowel sound is short in the first syllable. We will complete two activities: sounding out VC/V words, reading sentences and spelling a VC/V word. The remainder of the class, we will play games to reinforce VC/V words. An example: sev/en
  • -Students will learn about 7 phonics skills. -Through chants or songs, students will learn the phonics skill sound. -Using graphic organizers and finger tapping, students will learn how to decode and blend phonics skills. -Students will be introduced to short vowel markings (breve). -Students will look for chunks in words to sound out. -Students will practice reading simple sentences and spelling. Learners will practice decoding, blend, spell, write and read words and/or sentences.
I have a master's degree in education (M.S. Ed).
I've received state certifications in Early Childhood Education (Birth-2) and Students with Disabilities (Grades 1-6) 
Over 20 years' experience in elementary education especially learners from ages 5-8. 
I have a Classroom Educator Level Certificate in Orton Gillingham Reading Approach to help learners with dyslexia however it can benefit all learners.
Homework Offered
(OPTIONAL) I will upload to the classroom either pdfs, google forms and or videos to practice the skill. Learners are welcome to send pictures of their completed work.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Informal assessment of the student during class time and/or from the optional homework assignments.
Grades Offered
At the end of the course, each learner will receive a certificate of completion.
***The learners should have fluency in:
-recognizing letters and their sounds
-vowel letters
-consonants vs vowels
-basic sight words recognition
-writing skills
(OPTIONAL to print)
For each week, a pdf file or a link of an activity packet will be uploaded to the classroom. 

Other options:
-You can use loose paper/notebook or dry eraser board and markers.
-You can use the annotation on Zoom (if your learner knows how to use)
-The chat features

Some optional supply suggestions that you can use are:
-pencils
-crayons/colored pencils
-dry erase board and dry erase markers
-loose paper
-notebook
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
The lessons and/or extra practice homework will be created on Google Jamboard, Google Slides and or Google Forms in which I will share my screen with the learners. 
The learners won't need an account to engage in the lessons.
Joined November, 2021
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Teacher expertise and credentials
NewYork Teaching Certificate - Special Education
NewYork Teaching Certificate
Master's Degree in Education
Hi Outschool Families, my name is Ms. Kim, and welcome to Ms. Kim's Learning Corner. 

Let me introduce my educational background, graduated with a master’s degree in education, received a Classroom Educator Level Certificate in Orton-Gillingham... 
Group Class

$9

weekly or $105 for 13 classes
1x per week, 13 weeks
30 min

Live video meetings
Ages: 5-7
1-6 learners per class

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