I tell my kids that d's wear diapers. They think it is so funny and they remember where to put the circle part!
Those CRAZY b's & d's!
Hand signals for the kids during guided reading. It would teach them a procedure and avoid the distractions during silent reading. You could use this for grades 5th and down and it would help you meet Teaching Standard IV Learning Environment, Element IV.3: teachers manage the learning environment for the effective operation of the classroom.
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DIY Vision Tracking Tube using colored electrical tape, bouncy ball, and "clear polycarbonate tube lamp guard" from Lowe's.
Visual schedule with pull down flaps + magnets. When item is completed, close the flap, and the word "done" is on the outside.
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An interesting way to teach the concept of a sentence (Capitals and Punctuation)
Lowercase letter tips
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Good way to teach how to differentiate between "b" and "d" Very Clever!
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B & D Reversals Posters Amy says--Awesome I can never tell my B & D's apart--this is how I remember it--you turn your back to mom (she had the Boobs-thus the B shape and the small circle is facing away from her), but never to Dad (-a big belly on D and the small circle facing him--does that make sense) Not what I want to teach kids to be rude to there mom, but that is how I remember
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Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: centers
This poster was created to give students a visual cue of what letters make more than one sound. This will help them to become more automatic with ...