Category Archives: Dictations

Dictation No. 13 – Wednesday, October 7th

Franklin was a good student in school. But that was not all. He was a curious child. He liked to observe the things around him. He tried to learn more about them. Sports and music were hobbies. Science and reading … Continue reading

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Dictation #11 – Wednesday, August 26th

Scientists learned that Betty the crow could solve a problem. This is not proof that crows can solve problems. Scientists have to do more tests. They have to study other crows. But they used a great idea to learn something … Continue reading

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Dictation #10 – Wednesday, August 19th

The scientists watched crows eating clams. The crows picked up the clams with their beaks. They carried the clams high in the air, and then dropped them to the ground.

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Dictation No. 9 – Wednesday, August 12th

The scientists gave the crows this problem. They put food in a tiny bucket with a handle. The bucket was at the bottom of a tube. The crows could not reach the bucket without using a tool.

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Dictation #8. Wednesday, May 27th:

The North Wind took another breath and then she blew very hard. She bew leaves from the trees. She pushed flying birds from the sky. They hid in their nests. The North Wind threw spiders to the ground.

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Dictation No. 7 – Wednesday, May 20th

The Sun turned his face to Earth. He grew brighter. The clouds disappeared. The Sun became even brighter. The birds peeked out of their nests. They started to sing. The spiders crawled back up the trees.

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Dictation No. 6 – Wednesday, May 13th

Narrator: Rabbit is smart. But one night, his foe, Lion, catches him. Rabbit: Help! Lion: I have you, Rabbit! I am going to eat you for dinner! Rabbit: I am too small. You need a big animal to eat.

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Dictation No. 5 (Wednesday, April 22nd)

Hana shows the dessert they made. Carlos showed how to make the dessert. Carlos shows the paper crane he made. Hana showed him how to make the paper crane.

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Dictation No. 4 (Wednesday, April 15)

Kate teaches a song to Juan. Juan tells a story to Kate. Maria shows Ben how to play a game. Most of the girls and boys are smiling. They are having fun.

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Dictation No. 3 (Wednesday, April 8th)

Hector buys something to eat, choosing something cool and sweet. Then he gives his mom the ice. Hector’s really very nice!

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