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Ah, Music Journeys 2nd Grade
Lesson (8 Literacy Centers)
I have chosen 4 important skills that are taught in this story. I also have included a vocabulary definition match, making words center and ABC Order with vocabulary and comprehension questions. Also, a few printables to go with the story.
Included are 8 Literacy Centers + Worksheets and Booklets
** Base Words (-ai, -ay) ~Directions:Read the sentences. Decide what word is missing in each. Match, Complete worksheet.
**Spelling Words Booklet
**Roll, Read, and Color (2 pages, 6 words on each page)
**Find the Shape (high frequency words)
**Read and Graph High Frequency Words
**High Frequency Words Flash Cards
**ABC Order Cut and Paste
**-ai and -ay Sorting Center ~ Directions: Place the picture under
the correct vowel pair. Find the Word that goes with the picture.
**-ai and -ay Sort (cut and paste)
**Kinds of Sentences Center ~ Directions:
Read the sentences. Then decide what punctuation mark would go at the end. Sort it under the correct ending.
**Question or Command? (cut and paste) Directions: Read the sentences at the bottom of the page. Cut and paste to the correct column.
**Exclamation or Statement? (cut and paste) Directions: Read the sentences at the bottom of the page. Cut and paste to the correct column.
**Scrambled Sentences ~ Directions: Sort the sentences by pictures. Then put the sentences in the correct order. Then Record.
**Idioms Center ~ Directions: Match the meaning to the correct idiom.
**Interactive Notebook (3 pages) Directions: Cut out the flaps. Glue in your notebook. Write the correct meaning underneath each idiom.
Directions: Cut pages of booklet out. Staple at the top. Write what each idiom means, then put it in a sentence.
**Main Idea Chart ~ Write the main idea for Ah, Music!. Then write 4 details.
**Vocabulary Words Booklet (5 pages)
Vocabulary Words Booklet – Ah, Music! Directions: Cut pages of booklet out. Staple at the top. Write the word 2 times each, then
write in a sentence.
**Story Map Booklet (characters, setting, plot)
**2 Booklets ~Create a mini booklet. Cut out and staple to the 2nd page. Write about Farmer’s Words, Actions, and Traits . Also one for cows.
** Retelling Booklet – Ah, Music!
Directions: Fill out the characters and setting page. Start at the beginning of the story. Retell what happened at the beginning, 3 details in the middle, and then the end. Write at 2 sentences on each page. Illustrate each page. (6 Pages)
**Vocabulary Words Matching Puzzles (Match definitions)
*Choose 2 words and write in a complete sentence.
**Making Words (We Love to Play Music)
**ABC Order (Vocabulary Words and Spelling Words)
Your students are sure to enjoy these hands-on activities.
Disclaimer: These materials were prepared to align with the Journeys Reading Series by Teaching Second Grade and have neither been developed, reviewed, nor endorsed by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, publisher of the original [component] work on which this material is based.