20 FREE Name Activities for the First Week of Kindergarten (Kindergarten Chaos)
Day 7 of 31 Days of Kindergarten and today is all about 20 FREE Name Activities for the First Week of Kindergarten. News flash!! Most of my kindergartners come into my classroom on the first day of s
Decomposing Math Center Activities
Hello there! I’m writing to share decomposing math center activities you can use to reinforce ideas of decomposing. Keep reading to grab the freebie at the end of this blog post. I have shared decomposing activities before. I love teaching decomposing! It’s a tricky concept, but there are TONS of activities you can use to ... Read More about Decomposing Math Center Activities
CVC Spelling Tray Activity
For a fun activity with your early readers, try this super simple CVC spelling tray activity, one that works well with spelling CVC words, or three sound words! This activity pairs wonderfully with our CVC Phonics Poems. What you need for the CVC spelling tray activity: A tray. This one with the three compartments at the top works well, but you could use a normal tray and tape- tape down 3 blocks at the top and one big block below. Letters (we used foam, but one can use magnetic/rubber or…
Sight Words: 5 Ways to Engage with Sight Words in the Classroom
I absolutely love working with sight words. Over the years I have tried to come up with new and engaging activities for sight words that...
Pet Themed Activities and Centers - Pocket of Preschool
Pet themed activities and centers (freebies too) for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten (math, writing, letters, rhyme, sensory, art, blocks, STEM, dramatic play).
Word Work Centers | Word Work Activities | Spelling Activities
Make planning Daily 5 word work or spelling centers a breeze! This bundle has everything you need for your first or second grade students to practice phonics and spelling skills all year! I use these hands-on activities in my literacy centers every week!
Holiday Dance and Freeze | Holiday Brain Break for Kids | Jack Hartmann Freeze Dance
Holiday Dance and Freeze will have students using their listening skills as they dance along with the holiday characters and then freeze. This is a fun holid...