Reading Strategies

  • When your stuck on a new word??

    Kids Sitting on Books

    Eagle Eye- Look at the pictures for clues.


    Lips the Fish-Get your lips ready to say the first sound.


    Stretchy the Snake- Stretch the word out and put the sounds together.


    Chunky Monkey- Look for a word chunk that you know.


    Skippy Frog- Skip the word, read the rest of the sentence, and hop back to read it.


    Peekin' Poodle- Check the pictures and then check the words. Does it look right? Does it sound right? Does it make sense?


    Flippy Dolphin- Flip the vowel sound for a short or long vowel.


    Tryin' Lion- Try to reread it and try a new word.


    Helpful Kangaroo- Ask for help after you have tried all of the other animals.