WEEK 3, DAY 2: Wonder Red�s Words Day

On Day 2, Wonder Red�s Words Day, the activities focus on rhyming with the �UN word family.

Click on the links below to access an overview of the Day 2 activities, the Day 2 materials list, instructions for each activity (including related PDFs), take-home worksheets, and links to the related episode, computer game, and video clips.

Day 2 Syllabus
The schedule and overview of activities for Week 3, Day 2 (Wonder Red�s Words Day!)
  • Syllabus (PDF)

Day 2 Materials
A list of the materials needed for Week 3, Day 2 of camp.
  • Materials (PDF)

Introduction to Wonder Red�s Words Day and Previous Day Review
Campers talk about Wonder Red and are introduced to the day�s activities. They review camp rules, and the literacy skills learned on Day 1.

Interactive Viewing: �Around the World Adventure� / Transform into Wonder Red
The group watches and discusses the episode �SUPER WHY and Around the World Adventure.� They then transform into Wonder Red, whose �Word Power� is the focus of the Day 2 activities. Download or stream the episode using the link below.
  • Wonder Red Mask (PDF)
  • �Around the World Adventure� Episode (Download - Right Click and Save As | View)

Computer Time (Optional): Wonder Red�s Rhyme Time Bingo
Play Wonder Red�s Rhyme Time Bingo Game as a whole group activity. Campers take turns clicking on the word that rhymes with the word that is said. A link to the game can be found below.
  • Instructions (PDF)
  • Wonder Red�s Rhyme Time Bingo online game (Play!)

Craft Activity: Fun With Mr. Sun
Campers make a list of words that rhyme with �sun� that they then use to decorate paper suns.
  • Sun traceables; sandwich buns and running shoes art (PDF)

Game: Word Friends Theater
Campers wear letters and form pairs to make a variety of �UN words.
  • Onsets (b, f, s, r) and �un printables (PDF)

Movement Activity: Wonder Red�s Wonderiffic �un Run and Finding Super Letters
In the style of �Duck, Duck, Goose�, a camper walks around a circle tapping fellow campers until selecting one to read an �UN word. Then campers search for the Super Letters and find the Super Story Answer.
  • �UN Word Cards, Super Letters (PDF)

Extended Learning
Watch and sing the Wonder Red Rhyming Song sounding out �UN family words. Download or stream the video clip using the link below.

Wrap Up
Do a quick review of the �UN family words practiced in Day 2. If you wish, do a one-on-one assessment of each camper�s ability to recognize the rhyming words. Then sing the Hip Hip Hurray song to celebrate the accomplishments of the day.
  • �UN Word Cards (PDF)
  • Continent coloring sheet: Antarctica (PDF)
  • Day 2 Assessment Materials (Optional) (PDF)

Take-home Materials
Wonder Red�s Follow the �UN Worksheet: Campers will circle the un words, then connect them to help Wonder Red follow the un words to Sophie! Wonder Red�s Fun �UN Worksheet: Campers will pick and write the letter or letters that make each �UN word in the pictures.
  • Wonder Red Worksheets (PDF)

All of Day 2
Print all the Day 2 materials described in the links above.

Additional Resources:

PBS Teachers PBS Raising Readers PBS Parents