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Daily(ish) Decodable: The ch sound

Today we’re going to work on the “ch” sounds like in the words “chip” or “much."

Rhyme It Parents, read the following words out loud. Then ask your child which one does NOT rhyme with the others? such chess mess ------------------------------- Say It Have your child point to the sound and say each one 2 times: ch ch

ch ------------------------------- Blend It Have your child read these words: chat








------------------------------- Read It Have your child read the passage below:

Chet the Chipmunk

Chet is a chipmunk.

In the fall, Chet hunts for nuts and seeds.

He needs a lot to last him all winter.

But he can’t find much.

Chet chats with the skunk.

The skunk tells him to look under the tree.

“Which tree?” Chet asks.

“The big one,” says the skunk.

Under the tree, Chet sees a big bunch of nuts.

Now Chet feels rich.

Such a good day. ------------------------------- Explain It

Now have your child answer a couple questions about the story:

  1. At the beginning of the story, what is Chet hunting for? Why?

  2. Who helps Chet?


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