Beginning blend clip cards
Print these fun beginning blend clip cards for kids in kindergarten and first grade! Such a great free activity for teaching blends and building fine motor skills at the same time! #blends #phonics #kindergarten
Make It, Play It, Learn It Sight Word Fun
If you will make it, they will play it and they will learn it! Sometimes you just need some easy, low prep activities, but ones the students will enjoy and be engaged in so learning
Sight Word Interactive Notebooks
Just in case you have been hiding under a rock, let me tell you about a super fun way to engage your students in learning....Interactive Notebooks! Interactive Notebooks are great for introducing, practicing and revising concepts. Today I would like to walk you through my Sight Words Interactive Notebooks, which have been a wonderful help for students learning high frequency (and often tricky) words. When the sight word is introduced, I like to have the students trace over the word with…
A Grinchy Preschool Day
Tonight is movie night. We are watching “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and having grinchy treats. The kids are excited about it. I decided to have a Grinchy preschool today before we watch the movie. Read “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” by Dr. Seuss … a holiday classic. Little Rhyming Books Point out several rhyming words in the book. Read a sentence or two and have the kids guess what the rhyming word could be. Staple several small papers together, making the bottom piece longer than the…
Word Family Fishing - I Can Teach My Child!
After our Word Family Snowball Toss activity, I was trying to think of a way to repurpose the ping pong balls and thought it would be fun to use
Morning Work Buckets
Do you want more Tips and Tricks for teaching Early Childhood Education? Join my Facebook Group Early Childhood Education - My Fabulous Class What do you do in the morning when the kids first come in? I have tried worksheets. Blah. More copies to waste and papers to grade. But, I need a little time in the morning to take attendance, check binders, and whatnot. You all know. The kids NEED something ready to go when they walk in the door while you take care of the little things. Thus, I…
Miss Kindergarten | Bloglovin’
Mastering sight words is such an important part of learning how to read. These are words that you will see in almost all of the books you will read. I *love* when we learn a new sight word and my kids
FREE Animal Beginning Sounds Clip it Picture Cards Activity
FREE Beginning Sounds Clip it Cards are a great way to help toddler, preschool and kindergarten age children who are beginning to learn letters and their sounds practice in a fun way (phonics, homeschool, preschooler)
FREE Rhyme Time Game Boards - This Reading Mama
Today, I’m sharing 20 FREE Rhyme Time game boards we have used to continue the rhyming fun! Rhyming is such an important pre-reading skill. My almost 4 year old loves playing simple rhyming games wherever we go. I’ve even created a DUPLO rhyming activity for her as well as a Roll-a-Rhyme game. *The free download ... Read More about FREE Rhyme Time Game Boards
CVC Sound Boxes - Playdough To Plato
Free CVC Sound Boxes! What a fun way to practice sounding out CVC words. I love that you can use them with dry erase markers or alphabet magnets. Great literacy center for kindergarten or first grade.
Alphabet Puzzles - Playdough To Plato
Activity for ages 4 to 5. These bright, hands-on alphabet puzzles make a fantastic literacy center focused on learning letter sounds or identifying beginning sounds in words. It’s a perfect compliment to our popular Alphabet Mega Pack! Getting Ready To prep for the activity, I began by printing the puzzles (below) on cardstock to give them extra durability. Then I …
CVC Activities | Have Fun Teaching
How to teach CVC Words Using this CVC Word Mats Activity, students place letter tiles on the picture cards to … Continue Reading »
Sight Words and Word Families - In My World
Sight Words and Word Families Okay. Please don’t get mad. I know I said I would blog about Filip’s next step on his reading journey wayyy back at the start of the year. And I didn’t. And that’s bad. I know… I’m sorry. Just so you know, I felt really guilty about it. I mean, I …
Fall Word Work: FREE CVC Word Building Printable - Life Over C's
Do you remember our squirrel story from Wednesday? Well, it and the fact that my first grader is completely obsessed with squirrels right now were the inspirations behind this free CVC Word Building Printable for your fall word work. Jaida has decided that her ultimate goal in life, as much as 6 year olds have ...
Sight Word Activities-Sparkling in Second
Needing to spice up your sight word routine? Try these activities for teaching sight words! 10 sight word games for kindergarten and first grade! My favorite is the bowling!