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The New Friend Journeys 1st Grade

The New Friend Journeys 1st Grade

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Grade level


Resource Type

Homeschool Curricula, Activities, Centers


Balanced Literacy, Grammar, Reading

The New Friend Journeys 1st Grade
(6 Literacy Centers) + Worksheets

I have chosen 3 important skills that are taught in this story. I also have included a vocabulary definition match, making words center and ABC Order with vocabulary. Plus several printables and flap booklets.

Included are 6 Literacy Centers + Worksheets

**Vowel Digraphs (ou, ow,) ~ Directions:Read the sentences. Decide what word is missing in each. Match ~ Complete Worksheet (fill in the blank)

**Spelling Words Booklet ~ Write 2 times, then write in a complete sentence.

**Roll, Read, and Color (2 pages ~ 6 spelling words on each)

**Contractions ~ Directions:Complete the puzzle by matching the 2 words to the correct
contraction. Record.
*Contractions Worksheet
*2 Contraction Booklets

*Synonyms ~ Directions:
Match the 2 words that are synonyms (mean the same). Record.

**’oi and oy Word Sort Worksheet

**Character Chart Worksheet

**Vocabulary Words Matching Puzzles (Match definitions)
*Vocabulary Booklet ~write the definition for each word.

**Making Words (The New Friend)
**ABC Order (vocabulary and spelling words) ~ Recording Sheet included

**4 Journal Writing Prompts from the story.

**Daily Proofreading Page

Your students are sure to enjoy these hands-on activities.

3 reviews
    Serenity L.
    11 Jul 2023
    Been doing Journeys now for a year....their center activities are a bit lacking so we supplement alot! Great resource for that and I LOVE the vocab included! Always trying to think of ways to make it a bit more fun....thanks for doing the work! Hoping to purchase more units now that I've found this great resource!
    Nilsa M.
    11 Jul 2023
    Thank you for these wonderful activities.
    victoria W.
    11 Jul 2023
    good resource!