The Walrus and the Whale
Humorous (fiction), 442 words, Read-AloudA waitress is walking along the beach when she encounters a walrus. He informs her that his whale friend is in trouble--a wire is stuck around the whale's teeth. The waitress saves the day by removing the wire, allowing the whale to get better.
- Introduce and expose students to the /w/ sound represented by the letter w.
- Build oral comprehension skills.
- Model fluent reading.