1B Powergoals

Power Goal Resources
Tricky Words
1. Cover parts of one-syllable words to find chunks I know.


2. Think of a word that looks the same and rhymes (If a-m is “am”, then h-a-m is “ham”.)


Watch these YouTube video:

3.Use final “e” rule to figure out new words  (us/use)



Online games:

4. Use long vowel teams to figure out new words (each, tail, boat).


5.Use “r” chunks to figure out new words  (ar, er, ir, or, ur).


6. Use blends at the end of words (desk /wish)   


7. Stop and try again when something doesn’t look right, sound right, or make sense.  
8.When I get stuck, I say “blank,” read on, and come back to fill in the tricky word.  
9. Retell the important events in a story in the correct order.


Read a 1B book and fill out a sequencing chart worksheet.


10. Tell what the book was about: main topic and key details or problem and solution.
11. Read by myself for 15 minutes getting tired using a whisper voice.

Set a timer on your iPad and see how long you can read before getting tired and stopping.


Biscuit - Ayssa Capucilli

Harry - Harriet Ziefert

Spot - Eric Hill

Little Bear - Else Minark

Puppy Mudge - Cynthia Rylant

12. Read at home for at least 30 minutes  every night.
  • Read to friends and family

  • Fill out your reading log at home and get a parent or guardian to sign it every night.

  • Get a book bag from your teacher and read the books in the bag every night.