Words Their Way Routines

  • Words Their Way

    Monday

    Word Sort

    Tuesday – No Switch

    No Switch

    Wednesday

    Game Day

    Thursday – No Switch

    Word Hunt/Word Activity

    Friday

    Assessment

     

    Monday:  Introduce the words by Poem Read Aloud/shared reading.  Everyone puts a copy of the poem (with color directions) in their folder.  Begin the word sort by cutting out the words

     

    HW: Blind Sort

     

    Tuesday (no switch):  Poem Day, color code your poem, glue into your notebook and illustrate

     

    HW: Writing Sort

     

    Wednesday:  Speed Sort with partner and stop Watch…Game Day

     

    HW: Word Hunt

     

    Thursday (no switch):  Glue words on mat and begin Word Hunt (Try to find 2 or 3 words for each pattern) and Word search, scramble or other activity.

     

    HW: Study Words

     

    Friday: Share your word hunt words with a partner and review words for assessment