On My Stoop (Long Vowel Stories)
Luce sees, hears, and smells many things while she sits on her stoop. Beginning readers will be eager to read along to discover these sights and sounds with Luce. The vivid images, clear text, and helpful familiar and challenging vocabulary that uses long U sounds aid in developing early phonemic and literacy skills.
Each colorful reader highlights a short or long vowel sound. For the short ‘a’ sound, there are 3 readers available; one of which is listed below (see our website for more). Sentences get longer as you move up a level. In the back of each reader, you find a list of the decodable words and a list of the sight words (the non-rule followers). Extension activities included. In the short u – book 1, these include making bubble paint as an art activity, listing all the things in the tub (cup, pup, bug, jug) and thinking of more rhyming words. About 15 pages.