• Iris and Walter
    Pattern: Short Vowels
    1. drum
    2. rock
    3. list
    4. desk
    5. job
    6. sad
    7. chop
    8. sack
    9. tag
    10. rib
    11. mess
    12. dust

    Challenge Words
    13. pocket
    14. lettuce
    15. engine


    Exploring Space with an Astronaut
    Pattern: CVCe
    1. tune
    2. page
    3. nose
    4. space
    5. size
    6. fine
    7. mice
    8. late
    9. cube
    10. blaze
    11. home
    12. vote
    Challenge Words
    13. erase
    14. spice
    15. confuse


    Henry and Mudge and the Starry Night
    Pattern: Consonant Blends

    1. stop
    2. strap
    3. nest
    4. hand
    5. brave
    6. ask
    7. clip
    8. stream
    9. mask
    10. twin
    11. breeze
    12. state

    Challenge Words
    13. browse
    14. straight
    15. skeleton
    A Walk in the Desert
    Pattern: Inflected Endings - "ed, ing"
    1. talked
    2. talking
    3. dropped
    4. dropping
    5. excited
    6. exciting
    7. lifted
    8. lifting
    9. hugged
    10.hugging
    11.smiled
    12.smiling
    Challenge Words
    13. dragging
    14. amazed
    15. bouncing

    The Strongest One
    Pattern: Digraphs - "ch, tch, sh, th, wh"
    1. bunch
    2. that
    3. wish
    4. patch
    5. when
    6. what
    7. math
    8. them
    9. shape
    10.whale
    11.itch
    12.chase
    Challenge Words
    13. whiskers
    14. switch
    15. shrimp

    Tara and Tiree
    Pattern: ar, or, ore
    1. part
    2. hard
    3. born
    4. horse
    5. before
    6. more
    7. smart
    8. farm
    9. porch
    10. corn
    11. chore
    12. score

    Challenge Words
    13. cardinal
    14. therefore
    15. morning

    Ronald Morgan Goes to Bat
    Pattern: Contractions
    1. I'll
    2. wasn't
    3. it's
    4. he's
    5. I'm
    6. didn't
    7. who's
    8. she's
    9. we'll
    10. isn't
    11. hasn't
    12. hadn't

    Challenge Words
    13. wouldn't
    14. shouldn't
    15. where's

    Turtle's Race with Beaver
    Pattern: r-Controlled er, ir, ur
    1. her
    2. person
    3. nurse
    4. dirt
    5. turn
    6. birth
    7. serve
    8. curb
    9. curl
    10. skirt
    11. purse
    12. turtle
    Challenge Words
    13. hamburger
    14. surface
    15. perfect

    The Bremen Town Musicians
    Pattern: Plurals
    1. note
    2. notes
    3. lunch
    4. lunches
    5. story
    6. stories
    7. tune
    8. tunes
    9. switch
    10. switches
    11. baby
    12. babies

    Challenge Words
    13. crumbs
    14. supplies
    15. centuries


    A Turkey for Thanksgiving
    Pattern: Long a: ai, ay
    1. tail
    2. main
    3. wait
    4. say
    5. away
    6. play
    7. raise
    8. brain
    9. paint
    10. stay
    11. today
    12. tray

    Challenge Words
    13. holiday
    14. daily
    15. raisin
    Pearl and Wagner
    Pattern: Long e: ee, ea, y
    1. read
    2. feel
    3. easy
    4. deep
    5. seat
    6. party
    7. wheel
    8. leave
    9. windy
    10. sleep
    11. teeth
    12. team
     
    Challenge Words
    13. wreath
    14. season
    15. eagle
    Dear Juno
    Pattern: Long o: o, oa, ow
    1. goat
    2. hold
    3. show
    4. most
    5. bowl
    6. float
    7. toast
    8. ago
    9. open
    10. told
    11. toad
    12. slow
     
    Challenge Words
    13. almost
    14. throat
    15. hollow

     
    Anansi Goes Fishing
    Pattern: Compound Words
    1. basketball
    2. someone
    3. weekend
    4. something
    5. birthday
    6. riverbank
    7. bathtub
    8. backyard
    9. driveway
    10. bedtime
    11. raindrop
    12. mailbox

    Challenge Words
    13. grandparent
    14. rattlesnake
    15. earthquake
    Rosa and Blanca
    Pattern: Long i: i, igh, y
    1. find
    2. child
    3. sky
    4. bright
    5. wild
    6. fly
    7. right
    8. flight
    9. spider
    10. cry
    11. blind
    12. myself
    Challenge Words
    13. frighten
    14. arrival
    15. identify
    A Weed is a Flower
    Pattern: Adding "er" and "est"
    1. sooner
    2. soonest
    3. hotter
    4. hottest
    5. busier
    6. busiest
    7. happier
    8. happiest
    9. smaller
    10. smallest
    11. fatter
    12. fattest
    Challenge Words
    13. angrier
    14. angriest
    15. straighter
    16. straightest

     
    The Quilt Story
    Pattern: Consonant + "le"
    1. ankle
    2. title
    3. apple
    4. cable
    5. purple
    6. able
    7. bugle
    8. bundle
    9. bubble
    10. giggle
    11. sparkle
    12. tickle
    Challenge Words
    13. mumble
    14. scramble
    15. twinkle
    Life Cycle of a Pumpkin
    Pattern: Vowels oo, u
    1. put
    2. cook
    3. stood
    4. full
    5. wood
    6. July
    7. shook
    8. push
    9. pull
    10. brook
    11. hook
    12. hood
     
    Challenge Words
    13. pudding
    14. cushion
    15. footprint
    Frogs
    Pattern: Diphthongs ou, ow/ou
    1. around
    2. about
    3. gown
    4. sound
    5. flower
    6. howl
    7. ground
    8. pound
    9. crown
    10. south
    11. mouse
    12. downtown
    Challenge Words
    13. mountain
    14. boundary
    15. drowsy
    I Like Where I Am
    Pattern: Diphthongs oi, oy
    1. joy
    2. noise
    3. royal
    4. moist
    5. broil
    6. cowboy
    7. spoil
    8. joint
    9. foil
    10. enjoy
    11. destroy
    12. loyal
    Challenge Words
    13. employee
    14. corduroy
    15. turquoise
    Helen Keller and the Big Storm
    Pattern: Vowel Patterns for /u/
    1. too
    2. new
    3. fruit
    4. blue
    5. true
    6. cool
    7. suit
    8. spoon
    9. clue
    10. juice
    11. drew
    12. flew
    Challenge Words
    13. cruise
    14. nephew
    15. shampoo

    Firefighter!
    Pattern: Suffixes -ly, -ful, er, -or
    1. cheerful
    2. visitor
    3. slowly
    4. weekly
    5. teacher
    6. helper
    7. hardly
    8. graceful
    9. yearly
    10. quickly
    11. fighter
    12. sailor

    Challenge Words
    13. gardener
    14. competitor
    15. extremely

    One Dark Night
    Pattern: Prefixes un-, re-, pre-, dis-
    1. unsafe
    2. preheat
    3. rerun
    4. disappear
    5. unlock
    6. retie
    7. rewind
    8. unpack
    9. unplug
    10. regroup
    11. preschool
    12. disagree

    Challenge Words
    13. prehistoric
    14. unfortunate
    15. reunion

    Bad Dog, Badger!
    Pattern: Silent Consonants
    1. knock
    2. sign
    3. knee
    4. wrong
    5. write
    6. climb
    7. wrap
    8. wren
    9. gnat
    10. lamb
    11. comb
    12. knob

    Challenge Words
    13. knuckle
    14. plumber
    15. wrestle

    Horace and Morris but Mostly Dolores
    Pattern: ph, gh/f
    1. phone
    2. enough
    3. stuff
    4. laugh
    5. puff
    6. giraffe
    7. graph
    8. tough
    9. photo
    10. rough
    11. cough
    12. cliff

    Challenge Words
    13. dolphin
    14. physical
    15. autograph

    The Signmaker's Assistant
    Pattern: Vowels aw, au, augh, al
    1. talk
    2. because
    3. August
    4. caught
    5. draw
    6. walk
    7. chalk
    8. auto
    9. taught
    10. thaw
    11. fault
    12. launch

    Challenge Words
    13. applause
    14. audience
    15. awkward

    Josh Gibson
    Pattern: Contractions
    1. we're
    2. I've
    3. don't
    4. can't
    5. he'd
    6. you're
    7. won't
    8. they're
    9. I'd
    10. they'd
    11. she'd
    12. we've

    Challenge Words
    13. could've
    14. would've
    15. should've

    Red, White, and Blue
    Pattern: Inflected Endings
    1. tried
    2. trying
    3. planned
    4. planning
    5. liked
    6. liking
    7. hiked
    8. hiking
    9. cried
    10. crying
    11. skipped
    12. skipping

    Challenge Words
    13. danced
    14. dancing
    15. replied
    16. replying

    A Birthday Basket for Tia
    Pattern: Syllables: -tion, -ture
    1. mixture
    2. nation
    3. section
    4. future
    5. picture
    6. action
    7. caution
    8. station
    9. fixture
    10. motion
    11. nature
    12. feature

    Challenge Words
    13. furniture
    14. adventure
    15. tuition

    Cowboys
    Pattern: Suffixes

    1. kindness
    2. careless
    3. goodness
    4. useless
    5. fearless
    6. darkness
    7. sadness
    8. sickness
    9. helpless
    10. thankless
    11. fitness
    12. weakness

    Challenge Words
    13. awareness
    14. eagerness
    15. wireless

    Jingle Dancer
    Patten: Prefixes: mid-, mis-
    1. midair
    2. misplace
    3. mislead
    4. midway
    5. misprint
    6. midday
    7. midweek
    8. misbehave
    9. midyear
    10. mismatch
    11. misdeed
    12. mistake

    Challenge Words
    13. midstream
    14. midnight
    15. misbehavior