After reading Firefighter Ted by Andrea Beaty create "Five Little Firefighters" (good for fire safety week at school). Very cute poem to go with the pic too. Approved by Andrea Beaty, author of FIREFIGHTER TED.
Word wall center children read the word to a partner, then build the word with the magnet letters. This is made with a large oil drip pan from an auto parts store:) KIDS NAMES should try making words in Spanish !
Building hand muscle strength plus counting practice.I love this! Another twist: every kid has a card. Punch cards according to their behavior. If they have 5 holes at end of week, that means they listened and they get a "treat" of some sort.
Come be inspired and link up your fun activities and ideas for the Under at the Ultimate Playdate for the tots cohosted by Rainy Day Mum, Growing a Jeweled Rose, Learn with Play at Home and One Perfect Day
Spelling savvy runs in Sierra Shoemakers family -- the mom competed in spelling bees as a girl, according to Fox News. But Fridays bee at Sierras California school district almost put the youngster out of the running this year, all due to a judging gaffe.