UNIT 17 of THE SUPERKIDS will be completed this week and Unit 18 will be started. These units teach the sounds of  /Mm/ and /Pp/ at the beginning and end of words.  The Superkids decide to have Cass be the first Supernoodle (Leader of  fun activity they will do in their clubhouse. Each Superkid will take a turn for a day to be the boss who they will call the "Supernoodle"! The sound of /Mm/ has the action of pretending to wave a magic wand.  The book suggested making a monster face.  The children thought it was too hard to make a monster face without growling.  So they voted and decided to change the action. Refer your child to the word "magic". The sound of /Pp/ has the action of pretending to pick a plum from a plum tree. monster face.  When sounding out and recalling the sound of /p/ refer your child to the word "plum".


Please practice these words listed below.  They are all words we are reading in class.  By now some of the earlier words are recognized and know automatically. 

Unit 17 
Decodable:  am, comic, glum, gum, ham, him, mad, mat, melt, men, mend, mess, miss, mitten, mud, muffin, must, smell

Unit 16 
Decodable:  an, and. Ant, band, bun, cabin, can, contest, dentist, end, fan, fantastic, fin, fun, grin, grunt, hand, hen, hunt, in, insect, land, lend, lent, nest, net, not, nut, on, ran, robin, run, sand, send, sent, snag, stand, sun, ten, tent, tunnel, until

Memory Words: no, Supernoodle

Unit 15 Decodable:  brat, crab, crust, drag, dress, drift, frog, grab, grass, rabbit, rag, red, rest, rid, rub, rug, rust, scrub

Memory Words: for

Unit 14 Decodable:  bad, bag, bat, bed, bell, belt, best, bet, big, bill, bit, blast, blob, boss, bud, bug, bus, but, club, cub, glob, sob, tub
Memory word:  of

Unit 13 Decodable: cuff, cut, dug, dull, dust, fluff, fuss, gull, Gus, gust, huff, hug, hut, lug, stuff, tug, us

Unit 12 Decodable: had, hat, held, hid, hill, his, hit, hog, hot, hot dog, Hot Rod

Memory Word:  the

Unit 11 Decodable Words: Ed, egg, elf, fed, fell, felt, get, led, left, leg, less, let, self, sell, set, sled, Ted, tell, test

Not decodable Memory Words:

Unit 10 Decodable:
Alf, cliff, fad, fast, fat, fig, fill, fist, fit, flag, flat, floss, fog, gift, if, lift, loft, off, sift, soft, staff, stiff

Not decodable Memory Words:  I, Frits

Unit 9 Decodable: act, at, cast, cat, cost, cot, dot, got, it, last, list, lost, lots, sat, sit, slot, still, stilt, Tac, tag, Tic, tilt, Toc, toss, tot
Not decodable Memory Words:  Icky, a

Unit 8 Decodable: add, cod, cog, Dad, Doc, dog, odd, Cass, gas, sad, sag, sod

Not decodable Memory Words: Oswald, Golly, Alf, Sal

Unit 7 Decodable: clad, class, clog, doll, glad, glass, gloss, Lad, lag, Lass, log, loss, Sal, salad

Not decodable Memory Words: Lily

Unit 6 Decodable: did, dig, dill, gill, ill, is, lid, Sid, sill, slid

Not decodable Memory Words: Icky, a