Word Work Ideas for my Classroom
Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas: Play to Learn - Sight Word Connect Four
these are sight word pointers and are great for finding sight words in books. The children choose a pointer and look for that word as they read. I printed the words on colored cardstock stars and taped them to straws. They've lasted a couple of years!
Classroom DIY: DIY Sight Word Bottles
Fabulous in Fourth!
Create●Teach●Share: Boggle Board w/ Printable!!!
3rd Grade Thoughts: Word Work: Word Worth
Ocean in a Bottle - Water bottles are filled with two orange fishes, water with blue food coloring and baby oil...lids are glued on. Could do this with words inside.
Leafy Tree Tops: Ocean themed birthday party
2 player game, each player inserts his word list in spaces going across (one letter per box). Players take turns guessing coordinates. If they miss, they mark it on their board. If they hit a letter, they keep guessing until they miss. If they sink a word, the player marks it off of his list. The goal of the game is to sink all of your opponent's words
E is for Explore!: Spelling Battleship
Word Ladders Short Vowels
Fine motor fun -popsicle sticks through a mayo tube (could make a game out of it with partners reading words off of the sticks)
First Grade Fabulosity
Use ping pong balls to teach your active learner sight words. "Throw 'for' to me. Throw 'so' to me."