Word Family Fishing
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
Roll, Read and Write Mini Bundle
This no prep freebie includes 4 different Roll, Read and Write activities. To play, simple roll a die, read the lowest word in the corresponding column, and trace it. Play ends when one column reaches the top! This is a sample of some of the similar games available in my shop! These activities ...
Possessive Nouns Game
A fun, interactive way to identify or review possessive nouns with your class! All you need to do is cut and laminate the cards in this file, tape them to a white board, and grab two fly swatters. Students love this game as a review! Teacher instructions and suggestions for use are included in download.
Contraction Surgery is a fast-paced, engaging review of contractions! Perfect for 1st and 2nd grade grammar practice. (The Brown Bag Teacher)
CVC Word Ladders (FREE)
Students will start at the bottom of the ladder and change one letter at a time to spell the next word. These worksheets are a great way to build decoding, phonics, spelling, and vocabulary skills. AnswersPage 3 - hut cut cat pat pit kit sitPage 4 - ram rat rot pot pop pup cupPage 5 - bus bug rug mu...
Median Short Vowel Picture Sort FREEBIE
This resource includes 20 task cards for students to practice forming and taking apart contractions. These cards can be used in several different ways:Scoot: A fast-paced, whole class activity where students travel from desk to desk to answer the questions on the card.Around the Room: Like a scaveng...
A True Interactive Phonics Word Wall
Is your traditional word wall just taking up space? The Interactive Phonics Word Wall is a total game changer in any phonics and spelling instruction. Not to mention it works with Words Their Way and any spelling curriculum! Your students will refer to the Sound Wall during your readers and writers workshop, and you won’t worry about wasting valuable wall space because your word wall won’t just be “décor” any longer. It is a win win! #firstgrade #phonics
Doctor Contraction Matching Game
FREE Doctor Contractions Matching Game - This is such a fun way for kids to practice contractions in a educational game for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students at home or in homeschool.
Short A Activities and Resources (including freebies!)
Short A is usually the first phonics sound you teach in kindergarten and first grade so I figured it'd be a great sound to show you teaching...
Free Digraph Worksheets - ch, th, sh
Your students will have so much fun completing these digraph worksheets. The mini packet features 4 worksheets which will allow your students to practice digraph sounds. Save 25% with the BUNDLE:Digraph Worksheet BundleOr see the individual packets here:Ch Worksheet PacketSh Worksheet PacketTh Works...
The Doctor is in!
Hello Everyone! So much fun today with all my little doctors! A couple of years ago I saw an idea from another teacher friend (Buzzing About 2nd Grade- January 31, 2011) about how she taught contractions. She had the kids do surgery on the words. Well, we took that same idea and ran with it! (I posted about this same activity last year and I knew the kids would love it! ) We took words that wanted to be used to make contractions. They became our patients. Doctors put on coats, gloves, masks…
FREE Kindergarten CVC words review worksheets for the end of the school year
FREE 🎓 End of the Year Keepsake Boxes and Poems for Preschool, Pre-K, Kindergarten and First Grade
Sidewalk Chalk Word Families Activities
This Sidewalk Chalk Game is such an engaging word family activities to practice reading with a fun, outdoor learning activity.
Color the Chunk: Digraph Pages - This Reading Mama
Today, I’m sharing our Color the Chunk Digraph Pages. They’re great for helping learners find and use word chunks to read words. Find all our free Color the Chunk Phonics Pages or grab our Color the Chunk Phonics Bundle! What is a Digraph? A digraph is two letters that make ONE sound. Digraphs can be ... Read More about Color the Chunk: Digraph Pages
Median Short Vowel Picture Sort FREEBIE
Do your kiddos need reinforcement on their short vowel sounds? This freebie sort will get your students thinking about what sounds each letter makes. This is a 2 page download that contains the letters a, e, i, o, and u to use as headers when sorting. You will also get 25 pictures that are CVC words...