This resource provides hands-on activities to accompany the Read to Read Phonics Plus Tupu texts: Frog in a Log and Weka Helps Out. The hands-on activities have been created to specifically match the focus sounds taught in each book.
This set features activities for the focus sounds: ‘r’ blends, end blends ft, lp, st:
With initial modelling and scaffolding, these activities are intended to be completed independently to build students’ skills in following instructions, fine motor skills and stamina to complete a task. The activities have been carefully designed to enhance the teaching that occurs in small group guided reading and to give independent practice to the focus sounds taught.
In the Phonics Plus Tupu Hands-On Activities – Set Three, you receive:
- Spin n Cover
- Write the Room
- A teacher information guide
To use this resource, you will need access to the books Frog in a Log and Weka Helps Out. This series is available in all New Zealand schools and on the Instructional Series TKI website.