If you thought exit tickets were just for the older grades, check out these AMAZING primary common core exit tickets for ELA. Even if you've never used exit tickets, these are SO quick and easy to use!
I made this sight word rubbings activity for my son to help get him ready for kindergarten. He loves to practice sight words when we do this. This is a wonderful activity to learn letters, numbers, or for a child learning to write their name. It is great fun! :)
The concept of the Brain Gym is that movement can enhance learning. These brain gym ideas focus on developing the visual perceptual skills required to read and write. Try them with your young students to enhance learning and decrease instances of letter reversals or mix ups.
Brain Gym Activities for Teaching Letters to Young Students & Eliminating Letter Reversals
Free printable Letter Puzzles. What a great tool to help young children learn their letters while at the same time building their spatial awareness skills. I need to try these with my kids! || Gift of Curiosity
With twins in fourth grade and my son in second grade, I often feel like we are drowning in spelling word practice. My kids hate writing spelling words over and over on lined paper (and I can’t really blame them!) Somehow, dry erase boards make spelling practice a lot more fun. These spelling boards combine […]
Free printable visual search alphabet page. Great for visual scanning, figure ground skills, and visual discrimination. Look for the letters of the alphabet in the ocean. When you find one color it in and then cross it off below. Happy hunting! There are 4 more worksheets for FREE as well. Download all these at: http://www.free-teacher-worksheets.com/free-alphabet-worksheets.html
Alphabet Workout strengthens alphabet recognition, letter formation skills and fitness of your class. My Alphabet Workout song - Upper Case follows the Zaner - Bloser instructions for writing the upper case letters to develop the exercise movements and verbal letter formation directions. Children follow my movements as I form the upper case letters of the alphabet. Play this song every day to help your children get great practice forming the letters.