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(oise.utoronto.ca) Letter wands to find items that start with that letter around the room - great idea for the classroom!
I love the beginning of the school year – all the fresh faces coming into the classroom just eager and ready to learn! I also love all of t...
Easy.. Create each child's name on computer, put inside a sheet protector....when making their name-----make first letter green..green means go.. Last letter red.. Red means stop. Provide lots of capital and lowercase letters to manipulate. Write your own name or a friends name
Sight Word Chant - Miss Kindergarten
One of my most favorite things to teach in Kindergarten is sight words! We practice them forward and backward, inside and out! I love seeing the little light bulbs go off when my students are able to read and write a new sight word! Last week, my sweet friend Emma shared a pin on her […]
Apple Alphabet Activity: Apple Tree Letter Matching
This fun apple alphabet activity works on literacy skills and fine motor skills with a simple letter matching activity and the use of stickers. It's a great learning activity for an apple themed preschool week!
Hands-on Literacy and Math centers for the beginning of the year - Kindergarten Smarts
This week our class is getting to know their ABC’s with exposure to this fun and interactive literacy center. It also helps build fine motor skills with the use of the clothes pins. I used a sentence strip (had to tape two together) and color coded them to match the letters on the clothespins. It’s …
Find the Letter & Swat It! Active Way for Learning Letters!
Have fun with letter learning with a simple and fun letter swat! Have toddlers find the letter and give it a big swat! Take turns!
Mrs. Bremer's Class
A blog of teaching ideas and activities for K-2 classrooms, including centers, reading and writing ideas, thematic learning, and much more!
10 Activities for Teaching and Practicing Letters and Sounds - Make Take & Teach
So it’s late November and we have just a few first graders who have not yet mastered their letters and sounds. For these little firsties, we needed to readjust their intervention plan and bump it up a knotch in terms of intensity. It’s always difficult to find time in a jam-packed school day, but mastering letters […]
Free ABC Phonics Ladders
ABC Phonics Ladders are a great set of printables to have for early reader printables. They are fun and work well with my CVC, CVCE and CVCC words. These allow you to make many different words. When I went through
Alphabet Sentences: Beginning Sounds & Letter Recognition Remote Learning Packet
These Alphabet Sentences Feature:★ A full color version and also an ink saving black and white option.★ One page for each consonant, including a page for soft C & soft G.★ One page with words beginning with each short vowel sound. ★ One page of CVC words for each short vowel sound with the follo...
FREE CVC Word Building Alphabet "Beads" Activity
This FREE CVC Word Building Alphabet "Beads" Activity is a hands-on center for your kindergarteners.
Spring Race to the Top Game @pre-kpages.com
Spring Race to the Top is a fun game that can be adapted for many different skills and levels. For preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten. A free printable to use in your classroom.
Sight Words in 3 Steps! - Simply Kinder
Here is my 3 step approach to teaching sight words! Practice sight words EVERY DAY! That’s right, practice sight words every, single day. Repetition is one of the keys when tackling all of the words children are expected to know everyday. Practicing words they are learning will keep them fresh in their mind and practicing […]