With this ring…

…I thee bind.

Part of my reading curriculum incorporates homemade books using Oxford Elementaries 5×8 primary ruled index cards. After my first graders complete a long vowel house, they write a related sentence that uses some of the words they learned in the house. After building all of the houses in each of five Long Vowel Neighborhoods, my students will have a Long Vowel Collection that they can share with their families and treasure for years to come. Below is the “sounds like E but it’s a Y” sentence from the Long E Neighborhood. Notice the handy metal book rings holding the index cards together…


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