Miam, Miam !
Realistic (fiction), 53 words, Level C (Grade K)
Who doesn't have food preferences? In this simple, repetitive text, readers find out what kinds of foods the boy in the story finds delicious. Each page introduces a different food and an affirmative response, "Yummy, yummy." The end of the story reveals a food that the boy doesn't find so yummy.
Read and Color Books
Teach the Objectives
Use the reading strategy of visualization to understand text
Compare and Contrast : Compare and contrast
Initial Consonants : Discriminate initial /k/ sound
Sound Symbol Relationship : Associate the letter Cc with the /k/ sound
Grammar and Mechanics
Pronouns : Recognize the pronoun I
Categorize Words : Categorize food words
Think, Collaborate, Discuss
Promote higher-order thinking for small groups
or whole class