DIY Phonics Phones - Classroom DIY
Use phonics phones in your small group intervention when teaching phonemic awareness or phonics skills. Help students pay attention to individual sounds. Items to Gather: 2 – 3/4″ PVC pipe elbow ... Read moreDIY Phonics Phones
5 Favorite Literacy Centers - Teaching with Jillian Starr
Finding a format for your literacy centers can be a tricky task. It’s important to have routine, but it should be individualized to meet your scheduling needs and the academic needs of your students. For my classroom, I really wanted an “buffet” of options that I could choose from to best meet the needs of my students. Here are some of my favorite centers, all
The Three Little Pigs (Disney Classic) (Little Golden Book)
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Thanks to blogging I was able do some really cute and fun stuff with my class for a weather mini unit. I am in love with these adorbale umbr...
Easy Easter Bonnet Craft Ideas for Kids and Preschoolers - Red Ted Art - Make crafting with kids easy & fun
If you are looking for a quick and clever Easter Bonnets idea, you will LOVE this thrifty Newspaper Bonnet! It is also great for any other dress up day. Fun
Farm Emergent Reader-Brown Cow, Brown Cow, What Do You See?
Brown Cow, Brown Cow, What Do You See? Great for teaching literacy, vocabulary words, and color words! It follows the pattern, Brown Bear, Brow...
Teaching Consonant Blends | Activity | Education.com
Combine kids' love of scavenger hunts with consonant blends to create a fun game that's perfect for everything from birthday parties to rainy days at home.
Reading Workshop Journals
Today I finished making all of my Reading Workshop Journals. Another thing checked off the list! (Of course, my list is growing everyday!) We use our reading workshop journals for several things, and I will write about them more in-depth once I get back in my room, but here's a little sneak peak... We do "Word Work"--practicing our high frequency words, writing the room (usually looking for a specific letter), and making words using onsets and rhymes. (This work is done in centers). We also…
Snappy the Syllable Turtle [Board Game]
Now that my son has banged out some funky beats on his syllable drum, I thought he’d enjoy playing a syllable board game. After seeing the most adorable snapping alligators people were making and sharing on the Internet (find one example here), I thought I’d try my hand at making a snapping turtle. We affectionately named him Snappy. How to Make a Snapping Syllable Turtle Salvage some corrugated cardboard from your recycling bin (I used an empty box of diapers). You only need a small piece…
Commutative Property, Property of Zero, and Blends! - The Lesson Plan Diva
Pizza blends! My kids are going to love this one next week! The students sort the pizza slices to the correct blend and then record their answers on the recording sheet. Click here to get this center! We are also working on commutative property and property of zero next week and this center is really