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Fiddle Sticks- great game for practicing sight words

Fiddle Sticks - so easy! Previous pinner: Fiddle Sticks – Undoubtedly the BEST game ever! Fiddle Sticks really is the best activity ever, especially for practicing skills such as sight word recognition and math facts

"My Place in the World" project

"My Place in the World:" Kids Geography Project

help kids understand diff between city, state, country. ** great project to help kids understand their place in this world.

Sub Binder - write down where everything is

"Classroom photo tour" binder shows a substitute or guest teacher where things are. (Couldn't find a link to the source for this idea.

this teacher has some REALLY GREAT organization ideas!!

Number chairs for snack and center time. this teacher has some REALLY GREAT organization ideas! LOVE her bathroom system at the end of the page

Teacher trick: Stick a cup inside the foot of a sock and have students reach inside to pull out alphabet letters, coins or any other manipulative they're using. Makes ordinary learning activiities so much more fun.

ABC Game: Letter Sort Curvy or Straight

Five Senses Feel Cups! Teacher trick: Stick a cup inside the foot of a sock and have students reach inside to pull out alphabet letters, coins or any other manipulative they're using. Makes ordinary learning activities so much more fun.

Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten: Down by the Sea Centers + FREEBIE

"Seashell Sight Words" (from Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten: Down by the Sea Centers) love this site! Great idea for sand/ sight word practice!

...maybe we should teach the way they learn.

"If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn" -- Ignacio Estrada Department of Children and Families

#Free Printable Poster of different types of story problems in #math

Math Story Problem Types (direct link to free pdf) Wonderful reference guide for students that goes right along with Singapore Math/ word problem instruction in my classroom!

sight word practice and fine motor activity

fine motor clothespin activity: Make alphabet on clothes pins and word flash cards for child to spell out.

100 day!....

100 Day activities: 100 gumballs in a gumball machine. Can do with a bingo dauber or make fingerprints. I'd have them choose 10 colors and make 10 gumballs of each one, so they can easily count to 100 by

Decomposing Numbers

Decompose Numbers - Great for Kindergarten Math Common Core Includes a link to purchase worksheets from Teachers Pay Teachers. Other COMMON CORE MATH

Kids sort key words that may help them decide whether to add, subtract, divide or multiply when solving word problems.  (Free)

Kids sort Math KEY WORDS that may help them decide what "mathematical operation" to use [add, subtract, divide or multiply] when solving word problems.

Sight Word Parking Lot

Fun way to help students with sight words by playing the Parking Lot Game. Draw parking spaces and fill in each space with sight words. Your child should park a Hot Wheels® car on the designated word that you call out.

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