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Summer Activities 2014

Treasures Word List            
                   
nothing along instead thought early  
                   
father four   always love   mother
                   
early   enough open   eyes   air  
                   
against below orange yellow fall  
                   
sure   sound their   know great  
                   
warm over   jump   good   use  
                   
pull   ride   now   come three  
                   
out   many people from   every
                   
into   soon   move says   write  
                   
pretty were   about give   buy  
                   
better through your   change again
                   
until   or   other   blue   also  
                   
because done   water by   after  
                   
two   they   down help   very  
                   
                   
be   not   run   up   too  
                   
it   across would grew   knew
                   
house find   work   old   new  
                   
one   then   could together put  
                   
show all   make today school
                   
way   away   place under live  
                   
there   so   why   more   how  
                   
funny call   shout animal ball  
                   
head   should never once   eight  
                   
upon   want   walked saw   carry  
                   
boy   friends girl   any   does  
                   
poor   climbed full   another her  
                   
eat   who   of   our   some
                   
no                  
                   
                   
Sound cards (Make flash cards--put answer on back)
Front   Back (answers for you)  
au     au like in faucet        
aw     aw like in straw        
oo     oo like in spoon and oo like in book
oi     oi like in oil          
oy     oy like in boy        
ow     ow like in cow and ow like in bow (long o)
ou     ou like in ouch        
oar     oar, oar, row your boat      
or     or like in horse eating corn    
ore     ore, ore, digging for ore    
ar     ar like in star        
er     er like in butter        
ir     ir like in shirt on a bird      
ur     ur like in turtle        
y     i like in cry and e like in candy  
ey     e (long e) like in key      
ie     i like in pie and e like in shield  
igh     i like in light        
i_e     i like in five          
oa     o like in boat        
o_e     o like in hose (or cone)    
oe     o like in toe        
ee     e like in tree        
ea     ea like in leaf, e (short e) like in bread
      and a (long a ) like in steak    
e_e     e like in here        
thr     thr like in throw        
dge     j like in bridge        
                   
u_e     u like in cube        
ch     ch like in cheese        
wh     wh like in whale        
ph     f like in phone        
wr     r like in write        
tch     ch like in watch        
th     th like in feather and th like in thumb
ew     ew like in screw        
a_e     a (long a) like in bake      
ay     a (long a) like in hay      
sh     sh like in shark        
ck     k like in duck         
ai     a (long a ) like in train in the rain  
tion     shun like in lotion      
gn     n like in gnat        
qu     qu like in queen        
kn     n like in know        
ue     ue like in glue        
soft g ge, gi, gy says j like in giraffe  
c soft c ce, ci, cy says sssssssssssss  
gle     gle like in bugle        
dle     dle like in candle        
ble     ble like in bubble      
ple     ple like in staple        
tle     tle like in bottle        
fle     fle like in ruffle        
                   
                   
                   
Parents:                
  Attached are the Treasures' Word List and letter clusters cards.
The students should be able to read and spell all of these words for the
year.  It would be a good idea to review and spell them throughout the 
summer.  The children love marker boards so I would recommend getting
one to practice on.               
                   
  The letter clusters cards (sound cards) can be made using these
phonemes that they have learned this year.  The children know actions
for them and can 'teach' you what they are.  They need to practice these
as well so that 2nd grade won't be as difficult.        
                   
I will be putting all of these sheets on the Shickley Public School website
in case you lose these.  Simply go to the website, then elementary,  
and finally Mrs. Nelson.  It will be listed as 'Summer Activities.'