What is this skill? Compare and contrast means to tell how things are alike and different. Things that are alike are the same or almost the same. Things that are different are not the same.
Why is this important? Good readers look for clues that tell how things are alike and different.
Introduce: come, what, where
REVIEW: I, am, the, little, a, to, is, have, we, my, like, for, he, me, she, with, look, see, they, look, of, are, that, do, one, two, three, four, five, here, go, from, said, was, why, green, red, blue, in, had, it, can
Sound Deletion: Say "bet" without the /b/ sound OR Say "fish" without the /sh/ sound.
Sound substitution: If you change the /p/ in pot to /h/ what would you get?