of the Week Lesson for /ck/
written and compiled by
sound this week is the blend - /ck/ at the end of clock.
Emphasize the /ck/ sound often through the day. Have your child repeat the sound with you.
Put up your sound wall poster.
The main theme for the week is: Clocks
Books to read aloud that support the theme:
and More Clocks by Pat Hutchins
The Completed Hickory Dickory Dock by Jim Aylesworth
Clocks and How They Go by Gail Gibbons
My Grandmother's Clock by Geraldine McCaughrean
Tick-Tock by Eileen Browne
The Clock by Trent Duffy
Time by Brenda Walpole
The Greenwich Guide to Measuring Time by Graham Dolan
Telling the Time by Rupert Matthews
My First Book of Time by Claire Llewellyn
Poems that support the theme:
"Hickory Dickory Dock"
Songs that support the theme:
"My Grandfather's Clock"
Day 1: Practice writing the letter "c" on one line of handwriting paper.
Day 2: Practice writing the letter "k" on one line of handwriting paper.
Day 3: Practice writing the blend "ck" on one line of handwriting paper.
Day 4: Practice writing the word "clock" one or two times.
Day 5: Practice
writing any of the other theme words one or two times.
Activities and/or Art Projects
Practice telling the time. You could use the clock printouts at donnayoung.org.
Build a sundial.
Make a paper plate clock.
Choose an experiment or activity from the book: Clocks by Bernie Zubrowski.
Coloring Pages or Crafts for Hickory Dickory Dock
Other Theme Words and Ideas
Other theme words - truck, duck, block, dock, knock, back, black, trick, lock, brick, chick, stick, rock, pick, sick, kick
Books to read aloud that support the other theme words or the blend /ck/:
in the Truck by Jez Alborough
Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
Let's Go Rock Collecting by Roma Gans
Poems that support the other theme words or the blend /ck/:
"The Click Clacker Machine" by Donna Lagg Pape (from 20th Century Children's Poetry Treasury)
Songs that support the other theme words or the blend /ck/:
"Six Little Ducks"
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