Reading Rainbow Level One
Reading Rainbow Level One Page 5: Baking
Baking – bake
Pizza – pizza – [ peet-suh ] – / ˈpit sə /
Bread – bread -[ bred ] – / brɛd /
Pie – pie – [ pahy ] – / paɪ /
Brownies – brownie – [ brou-nee ] – / ˈbraʊ ni /
Cupcake – cupcake – [ kuhp-keyk ] – / ˈkʌpˌkeɪk /
Cookies – cookies – [ kook-eez ] – / ˈkʊk iz /
Cake – cake – [ keyk ] – / keɪk /
Reading Rainbow Level One Page 6: Birds
This bird is flying. – fly – (The bird is flying / The bird can fly)
This bird is swimming. – swim – (The bird is swimming / The bird can swim)
This bird is drinking. – drink – (The bird is drinking / The bird can drink)
This bird is eating. – eat – (The bird is eating / The bird can eat)
This bird is walking. – walk – (The bird is walking / The bird can walk)
This bird is running. – run – (The bird is running / The bird can run)
This bird is sleeping. – sleep – (The bird is sleeping / The bird can sleep)
This bird is talking! – talk – (The bird is talking / The bird can talk)
Eagle – eagle – [ ee-guhl ] – / ˈi gəl /
Parrot – (Many Colors = Colorful) – parrot – [ par-uht ] – / ˈpær ət
Pelican – pelican – [ pel-i-kuhn ] – / ˈpɛl ɪ kən /
Guinea Fowl – guinea fowl or guin·ea·fowl
Flamingo – flamingo – [ fluh-ming-goh ] – / fləˈmɪŋ goʊ /
Ostrich – ostrich – [ aw-strich, os-trich ] – / ˈɔ strɪtʃ, ˈɒs trɪtʃ /
Owl – owl – [ oul ] – / aʊl /
Penguin – penguin – [ peng-gwin, pen- ] – / ˈpɛŋ gwɪn, ˈpɛn- /
Reading Rainbow Level One Page 7: Dad
Dad is driving.
Dad is cooking.
Dad is singing.
Dad is running.
Dad is digging.
Dad is writing.
Dad is painting.
Dad is hiding!
Dad – dad, daddy, pop, papa – (a man / a man that has a child / children)
Driving – drive – (dad is driving / dad can drive)
Dad is driving a… / Dad can drive a/an… / I can drive a/an…
Cooking – cook – (dad is cooking / dad can cook)
Dad is cooking a/an… / Dad can cook a/an… / I can cook a/an…
Singing – sing – (dad is singing / dad can sing)
Dad is singing a/an… / Dad can sing a/an… / I can sing a/an…
Running – run – (dad is running / dad can run)
Digging – dig – (dad is digging / dad can dig)
Writing – write – (dad is writing / dad can write)
Dad is digging a/an… / Dad can dig a/an… / I can dig a/an…
Painting – paint – (dad is painting / dad can paint)
Dad is painting a/an… / Dad can paint a/an… / I can paint a/an…
Hiding – hide – (dad is hiding / dad can hide)
Reading Rainbow Level One Page 8: Drawing
I can draw a mom.
I can draw a dad.
I can draw a girl.
I can draw a boy.
I can draw a baby.
I can draw a dog.
I can draw a cat.
I can draw my family!
Mom – mom – [mom] – /mɒm/
Dad – dad – [dad] – /dæd/
Girl – girl – [gurl] – /gɜrl/
Boy – boy – [boi] – /bɔɪ/
Baby – ba·by – [bey-bee] – /ˈbeɪ bi/
Dog – dog – [dawg, dog] – /dɔg, dɒg/
Cat – cat – [kat] – /kæt/
Family – fam·i·ly – [fam-uh-lee, fam-lee] – /ˈfæm ə li, ˈfæm li/
Dog: dog – [dawg, dog] – /dɔg, dɒg/ – Noun
A domesticated canid, Canis familiaris, bred in many varieties.
Cat: cat – [kat] – /kæt/ – Noun
A small domesticated carnivore, Felis domestica or F. catus, bred in a number of varieties.
Family: fam·i·ly – [fam-uh-lee, fam-lee] – /ˈfæm ə li, ˈfæm li/ – noun, plural fam·i·lies.
A basic social unit consisting of parents and their children, considered as a group, whether dwelling together or not: the traditional family.
Asocial unit consisting of one or more adults together with the children they care for: a single-parent family.
Note: Students must provide very good answers, do not accept simple answers.
Activity: Have students come to the front and recite / retell the story DRAWING.
Also see if any of the students can recite the story with no book and very fast.