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Print the above image and use with the Tutor Notes for Lesson 10, Phonic Book 8.
Lesson Ten: ‘eer’ as in deer and cheer and steer
1. Look at the word mountaineer.
2. Your teacher will give you a time limit to find as many words as you can in the word mountaineer.
3. Write the words in the
Print the above image and use with the crossword on page 21, Lesson 9, and the Tutor Notes for the Extension Activity, Phonic Book 8.
A Treasure Hunt!
Fill your Treasure Chest with treasure!
How many pearls can you find?
The crossword on page 21 has lots of hidden words.
See how many hidden words you can find
and write them in the pearls in your Treasure Chest.
Write one word on each pearl.
If you find all the pearls write extra words on the Treasure Chest.
Print the above image and use with the crossword on page 21, Lesson 9, Phonic Book 8.
Tutor Notes for Lessons 9, 10 and the extension activity.
Lesson 9: ‘eer’ as in deer and cheer and steer: is self-explanatory.
Lesson 10: ‘eer’ as in deer and cheer and steer:
At the beginning of the lesson discuss the meaning of the word ‘mountaineer’.
Determining her/his score integrates Maths with this reading activity.
You may decide to turn this activity into a competition ie Who obtains the highest score?
If so, discuss the rules and ‘how to score’ before the competition begins.
Extension Activity: Children love a challenge – you may like to give a time limit
There are over twenty smaller words hidden in the crossword.
Explain to the children that you don’t want them to use any of the ‘eer’ words that they have already found in the crossword.
At the end of this activity you could ask each child to find out how much his/her chest of treasure is worth. (integration with Mathematics)
Set up a scoring sheet (depending on the mathematical ability of the children in your class)
ie: each pearl with a two letter word is worth ?
each pearl with a three letter word is worth ?
each pearl with a four letter word is worth ?
(there is at least one 5 letter word and at least one 6 letter word)