Phonemic Anchor Charts: Orton-Gillingham Inspired Spelling Rules
After attending a conference focusing on multi-sensory education and Orton-Gillingham methods, I created these charts to assist teaching common spelling patterns and helpful reminders. The bright posters are great for whole group and small group instruction. Pull them out when teaching the skill and...
Blend & Digraph Helper Freebie
Here is a one page sheet with 20 popular blends with pictures and 8 digraphs (4 beginning sound digraphs and 4 ending sound digraphs) with pictures. I put a few of these in some of my word work centers that incorporate blends and digraphs. Each student also has one in their desk. Hope this is usef...
Decoding Drills for Building Phonics Fluency - A Teachable Teacher
Decoding drills for building fluency helps students apply phonics skills when reading. Perfect warm ups and a great tracking tool, too.
Phonics Dice Games for Blends and Digraphs - This Reading Mama
If your learner is working on blends or digraphs, you’ll want to grab a copy of these free phonics dice games for blends & digraphs. *This post contains affiliate links. **The free download can be found at the END of this post. A little background… My daughter, now in 2nd grade, went to a part-time school ... Read More about Phonics Dice Games for Blends and Digraphs
Vowel Teams: What We Never Learned, Explained — Reading Rev
Vowel Teams are tough! In fact, many kids find success in decoding and encoding (reading and spelling) until getting to these higher level concepts. The problem is that many teachers never really had explicit instruction in phonics themselves. The result is we have an ambiguous, confusing part of ou
Meet the "Y" Twins! (Y as a vowel)
Introduce your students to the "Y" twins. I and E are twin brothers with different sounds. Use these cute y as a vowel activities to familiarize your students with the sound that each one makes.
NO PREP Spelling Pages - ANY Word List - This Reading Mama
Grab these NO PREP Spelling Pages your learners can use with ANY list of spelling words. Great for the classroom or at-home learning.
ESL Supplies LLC - Anchor Charts for Online & Classroom Instruction!
ESL Posters/Anchor Charts for Online & Classroom Instruction! Designed for all ages of English Language Learners, Literacy students. U.S. Citizenship Materials. Black & White Downloads. 3 Sizes: 8.5x11", 11x14", 17x22". Photos of diverse people & everyday objects. Essential vocabulary. Warm colors = longer viewing.
FREE Games to Learn Beginning Blends Fast - Homeschool Giveaways
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Ready for your young learner to move on from CVC words? Learning beginning blends is the perfect next step for them. Moving on to beginning blends can be quite a difficult transition for some learners. These FREE fast and fluent games for beginning blends can provide some great practice to help. ARead More
Place Value Math Centers
In kindergarten, students begin to learn about place value by decomposing numbers into 10 and some ones. In first grade, students begin to transition to decomposing bigger numbers and exploring concepts of place value by decomposing numbers up to 100. Why teach place value? What do students need to do this? They’ll need to know ... Read More about Place Value Math Centers
Diphthong Worksheets - Build & Write - This Reading Mama
Working on diphthongs with your learners? These free diphthong worksheets get learners spelling and writing those tricky patterns! You might also like our Spell the Chunk Diphthong cards. *This post contains affiliate links. **The free download can be found at the END of this post. Click on the teal, download button. FREE Diphthong Worksheets ... Read More about Diphthong Worksheets – Build & Write
How to implement a sound wall for phonemic awareness
It's time to switch to a sound wall and ditch the word walls. Sound walls are the best way to teach the phonemes and improve reading and spelling.