Humorous (fiction), 551 words, Read-AloudCorey's mom asks him to babysit four-year-old Lori in return for a trip to the movie theater with his friend Theodore. However, Lori's horrible manners and behavior soon fatigue both boys and leave them wondering what to do next.
- Introduce and expose students to the r-controlled /o/ sound, as in the words corn, soar, and pour.
- Build oral comprehension skills.
- Model fluent reading.