My Vivid Town Author:Laura Appleton-Smith A mother and son take the crosstown bus to the market and back. Along the way, they capture thebeauty and varied colors of their vivid town. — My Vivid Town is decodable with the knowledge of the 26 phonetic alphabet sounds and the ability to blend those sounds together. A word list in the back of the book introduces the vocabulary plus a list of... more » colors used in the story.
Target Letter-Sound Correspondences: Foundational skills consolidation: Single consonants andshort vowels; ff, gg, ll, nn, ss, tt, zz; /k/ ck; /ng/ ng, n[k], /th/ th, /hw/ wh; a, e, i, o, u; /ē/ ee, y; /ûr/ er; /aw/ a(l, ll); /l/ le; /d/ or /t/ -ed.« less