Flag of the day: Page 18 – Tennessee
Word of the Day Level II: Letter Ss – S, s – [es] – /ɛs/ – Noun, plural S’s or Ss, s’s or ss.
The nineteenth (19th) letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
Activity: Ask the students who can give five (5) words that begin with letter Ss very quickly.
Note: Letter Ss is the 19th, letter of the alphabet; it comes before letter Tt, and after Letter Rr.
English Textbook Level One – Page 56: Where I Live Grandfather’s House
Note: Ask the students what they can see on page 56, and discuss in complete sentences.
One night we went to Grandfather’s house.
We saw a tortoise sleeping behind the door.
We saw two parrots sleeping beside the window.
We saw three monkeys sleeping on the sofa.
We saw four hamsters sleeping under the bed.
We saw five cats sleeping on the bed.
Then we saw Grandfather.
“Where do you sleep, Grandpa?” we asked.
“Under the coconut trees,” said Grandfather.
Have students come to the front and recite the story without books or help.
English Textbook Level One – Page 57: Beginning Sounds W, and Y
Beginning Sounds: Letter Ww
Ask the students what they can see on page 57, read the story and discuss in complete sentences.
Beginning Sounds: Letter Yy
Ask the students what they can see on 57, read the story and discuss in complete sentences.
English Textbook Level One – Page 57:
Review / Read the poems that begin with the BEGINNING SOUNDS of Letter Ww and Letter Yy.