Blending - Phonological Awareness. Making Connections. What is making connections, anyway?
Well, here's our fancy educators' definition: Readers relate what they read to personal experiences (text-to-self), to information from other text (text-to-text), and to information about the world (text-to-world) in order to enhance understanding of self, text, and life. But for your students, try this: Videos - Busy Prepositions. Storyline Online. Journeys Grade 1. Kids' Wings Award-Winning Literature with Lesson Plans that Cross the Curriculum! Scholastic, Helping Children Around the World to Read and Learn.