Use bandaids for students to remember the "injured letters" /ou/ and /ow/!

Using the Connect-Four gameboard to practice sight words

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

Classroom DIY: DIY Sight Word Bottles

Work on Words in a third grade classroom -- 7 choices for word activities: Scrabble Spelling,Magnet Words, Type-it, Stamp-it, Game Boards, Boggle, Shake It Up.

3rd Grade's a Hoot: Daily 5 Work on Words... and freebies!

sight words written on beans inside a pencil bag. Shake and read the words that pop up

Chasing Cheerios: Kindergarten Activity Bag...Sight Words Beans

pom pon magnets for alphabet mazes printables (could make my own with b and d or p and q)

Alphabet Mazes - 1+1+1=1

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

Here's a free packet of 20 half-page word ladders featuring short vowels!

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)

Use ping pong balls to teach your active learner sight words. "Throw 'for' to me. Throw 'so' to me."

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