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Kindergarten- Guided Reading

Short vowels: "Shake it" short vowel sounds song. It's a great way to get those kinesthetic learners learning and moving. While students sing the song, they shake the body part that goes with the vowel. There are also pictures included for visual learners.

Short vowels: "Shake it" short vowel sounds poem

Small group activity...A creative idea to teach alphabets to your kids without them knowing! Ask them to feed the monster an "a" if they put in the wrong letter shake it around ad have him spit it back out then ask them to try again

Happy Home Fairy

Candyland with CVC words! I've seen other versions for sale, and wanted to make my own - but then I found these, and they're LOVELY. I bought a Candyland game for $1.50 at the Goodwill, and can print these for next-to-nothing. Score!

Mrs. Gilchrist's Class: Candy Land - CVC Words

Dollar Store Treasures and Finds!! Perfect eyeball finger trackers for beginning readers! Other great dollar finds for your classroom!

Letter identification game. Could do something like this with sight words.

Preschool Co-op Week 7, Letter Nn

First Grade Smiles: Bright Ideas for Kinesthetic Learning

First Grade Smiles: Bright Ideas for Kinesthetic Learning

Guided Reading : Idea maybe for data folder, do quarterly?

Sarah's First Grade Snippets: Guided Reading Assessments

LOTS of ideas to use as Guided Reading tools

The Teachers' Cauldron: Guided Reading "Toolbox" Linky!