Open Court Theme:

Grade 1 - Unit 6 - Journeys
Captain Pinkney's Journey


Available Resources for Journeys Unit:

Additional Literature Recommendations

Blog (tips for teaching the Open Court Reading Program)

Blending and Phonics


Common Core

Concept Question Board

Decodable Book Activities

Discussion Board (ask a question, network with other OCR teachers)

Fluency Timer for Mac OS

General Open Court Resources (not grade level specific)

Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics

Homophones by Michelle Siebers

Homophones by Kathy Barrientos

Other Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics Resources

Independent Work

Journeys Independent Work Time Activities

Lesson Plans

Links for Research and Inquiry

Literacy Coaches



Parent Resources

Picture File by Sharon Smith


Unit Vocabulary Powerpoint by Yvette Cocca
Journeys Questions by Sandra Castrejon
A Photo for Fred by Laura Guerra

Recommended Literature

Response to Intervention (RTI) Resources

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Sight Words


Reading Remedies for iPod/iPad

Fluency Timer for iPhone/iPad

Submit Resources

Thinking Maps

Unit Openers


Sailing with Bill by Sharon Sprunger

Writing Activities

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