Use white crayon and paint to help kids fix their letter reversals - this would make writing more fun!
A Trick to Help Kids with Letter Reversals - Frugal Fun For Boys
Mini Macchias..... Made with coffee filters and spray starch. Good explanation and related ideas.
The Crayon Lab: Mini Macchias
A hands-on science demonstration (and sensory tub idea) to learn what blood is made of!
FES blog - Growth Mindset anchor chart in my classroom (inspired by Developing Growth Mindsets in the Inspiring Classroom). Based on things I've heard my kids say… WOW. This is AMAZING! Mindsets In The Classroom, I Can Charts, Positive Mindset, Anchor Charts, Classroom Inspiration, Teaching Growth Mindset, Growth Mindset Chart, Teacher Resources, Positive Self Talk For Kids
FES blog - Growth Mindset anchor chart in my classroom (inspired by Developing Growth Mindsets in the Inspiring Classroom). Based on things I've heard my kids say… WOW. This is AMAZING!
***Put one note on each dot - (quarter note, half note, eighth note pair, etc) and the kids can clap/play rhythms as they "connect". FUN!!! Using the Connect-Four gameboard to practice sight words (...could use this idea for other skills, too) Fun idea! Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources @Christina Childress Childress & Porter Inc. Resources.
Scrabble letters to build first words. Good for quiet time
Plethora of sight word activities :}
A great collection of books for smart, confident, and courageous girls--elementary age.
Vocabulary activity using plastic eggs. Sorry there isn't a link, just a picture, but you get the idea. I've also done this with upper and lower case letters on each side and have them play match. Making Words, Rhyming Words, Phonic, Phonemic Awareness, Word Families, Word Work, Easter Eggs, Teacher, Kid
ok, this is freaking brilliant - finally a use for stupid plastic eggs!
Word Families. This is great. We love ours. A lot of help with not having to ask how to spell everything, and a great way to show how even when things look the same they aren't (bat/oat) Teaching Reading, Flip Books, Rhyming Words, Flip Charts, Word Families, Guided Reading, Homemade Books, Kid, Reading Activities
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