Sight Words / Flash Cards
Put word wall words in "jail!" (Blog Post from Creating Readers and Writers)
Sight word pointers! Each child chooses a pointer and looks for that word as he/she is reading a book! These ones were printed on colored cardstock, then taped to straws (perhaps popsicle sticks would make them sturdier!)
Free printable sight word mini-pack for preschool, pre-k, homeschool, or kindergarten. Includes dot marker worksheets for use with do-a-dot markers, plus a bonus worksheet! Super simple, bright colors, and free! Words: a, I, is, and, the
Pom pom popcorn words! Have kids outline words that you want them to learn using fun things... like pom poms or buttons. Laminate words and use as place mats. Kids can spell words with their snacks. It's all about having fun :)
Debbie Diller on Word Walls.... 1. Make a border or grid for the letters/words. Based on research, the brain sees in borders. 2. Make vowels and consonants different colours. 3. Add a picture for the beginning sound of the letter. 4. Make the words on the word wall black and white. Words are easier to see and it is a common color for words in print.
FREEBIE: This fun baseball theme sight word game will be a HOMERUN with your kiddos!! It contains all 40 sight words from SF Reading Street.
Scribble Doodle and Draw: use paint baggies to practice printing letters, sight words, spelling words, etc.. so many ways!