Words Their Way Classroom Sample Lesson

Supplemental Elementary Reading Program

Students will develop English Language Arts foundational skills including print concepts, phonological awareness, phonics and word recognition, and fluency through the developmental approach of Words Their Way Classroom.

Click on the desired stage to view the student book pages and teacher guide lessons from a sort

Emergent-Early Letter Name- Sort 8, Beginning Sounds r, s

Word Study Focus For Emergent Early Letter Name

  • Concept Sorts
  • Rhyming Sorts
  • Beginning Sounds
  • Letter Recognition
  • Ending Sounds
  • Digraphs
Words Their Way Classroom supplemental elementary reading program Early Letter sample lesson.
 

Letter Name- Sort 9, Words Families –op, -ot, -og

Word Study Focus For Letter Name

  • Beginning Consonants
  • Same Vowel Word Families
  • Digraphs and Blends
  • Mixed Vowel Word Families
  • Short Vowels
  • Preconsonantal Nasals
  • r- Influenced Vowels
  • Contractions
Words Their Way Classroom supplemental elementary reading program Letter Name sample lesson.
 

Within Word Pattern- Sort 31, Vowel Digraphs oo

Word Study Focus For Within Word Pattern

  • Short and Long Vowels
  • Other Long Vowel Patterns
  • r-Influenced Vowels
  • Dipthongs and Other Ambiguous Vowels
  • Complex Consonant Clusters
  • Homophones
Words Their Way Classroom supplemental elementary reading program Word Pattern sample lesson.
 

Syllables and Affixes - Sort 49, Suffixes –y, -ly, -ily

Word Study Focus For Syllables and Affixes

  • Compound Words
  • Inflected Endings
  • Open and Closed Syllables
  • Accented Syllables
  • Unaccented Syllables
  • Consonants
  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Homophones and Homographs
Words Their Way Classroom supplemental elementary reading program Syllables and Affixes sample lesson.
 

Derivational Relations - Sort 30, Greek and Latin Elements cap, ped, corp

Word Study Focus For Derivational Relations

  • Prefixes and Suffixes
  • Greek and Latin Roots
  • Advanced Spelling-Meaning Patterns
  • Prefix Assimilation
Words Their Way Classroom supplemental elementary reading program Derivational Relations sample lesson.