Reading Rods® Simple Sentences Kit

Item # LER 7142
Ages 6
We regret that this Learning Resource product is discontinued and no longer available.

Product Description

Building simple sentences is a snap! Students will love snapping together color-coded Reading Rods® to practice building sentences, identifying and correctly using parts of speech, using correct punctuation and recognizing synonyms, antonyms and homophones. Kit contains 160 sturdy plastic rods in a convenient storage tub, 24 double-sided Activity Cards, four activity trays and a 48-page Instruction & Activity Book including lesson plans, blackline masters and over 100 full-color demonstration cards. Perfect for centers! Up to four students can use kit at one time. Aligned with Put Reading First.
This kit can be used to supplement fluency instruction.

Children learn to:
  • Divide text (sentences) into chunks such as phrases and clauses, which prepares students to encounter meaningful groups of words when reading connected text

  • Read aloud phrases, clauses and sentences

  • Automatically recognize certain kinds of words, which contributes to fluency
  • Build and write simple sentences

  • Investigate print concepts and word relationships

  • Explore parts of speech and verb usage

  • Recognize synonyms, antonyms and homophones