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Writing & Fine Motor
As a former elementary Art teacher and a consultant to Zaner-Bloser (yes!! they commissioned me to create a CD of original children's songs "On the Road to Handwriting") I have always been interested in supporting Fine Motor development. The board is now collaborative! www.RainbowsWithinReach.blogspot.com **Debbie Clement**
Deconstucting the Common Core Standards Freebie!
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How to Deconstruct the Common Core Standards and Create a Direct Instruction Lesson - Education to the Core
Lighthouse craft with cupcake liners. This is perfect to make before going on vacation to the beach with kids this summer!
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Lighthouse craft with cupcake liners. "You are my guiding light" Father's Day craft
Lighthouse Cupcake Liner Craft Summer
Great strength building to help develop a pincer grip. Good strength building for improving pencil grip.
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Sorting colored pompoms with a clothespin - fine motor skills
Great strength building to help develop a pincer grip. Good strength building for improving pencil grip. Fine motor skill builder.
Pom pom fine motor activity. Re-pinned by @ARKTherapeutic - please visit pinterest.com/arktherapeutic/ for all of our therapy related pins
Fine Motor Skills Activities: Part 1 - Pom Pom Sorting - pom-pomot kell ruhacsipesszel színek szerint szortírozni
Number practice using FUN bingo dabbers!
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do a dot markers and numeral practice
Practice Letters and Numbers with a Bingo Dauber
Number practice using FUN bingo dabbers! Kids Healthy Teeth | Dentistry for Children and Teens | #Katy | #TX | www.kidshealthyteeth.com
Math practice using FUN bingo dabbers!
Dot number practice
Daily 5 Work on Writing- Monthly Resources. Daily 5 Work on Writing- Monthly Resources. Someone suggested to us that these would also be good ideas for handwriting practice! // http://www.secondstorywindow.net/home/2012/10/daily-5-work-on-writing-monthly-resources.html Love the idea. It can work wonderfully with upper grades as well.
Daily 5 Work on Writing - Monthly resources for the whole year!
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from Second Story Window (do I need to say more?!) Monthly writing prompts and word lists for writing centers and/or the daily 5. Thank you!
Title: Monthly Writing Activities Grade Level: 2nd Daily 5 Work on Writing Tubs These writing tubs contain many different writing prompts for each day of the month. Journals are a must with these writing activities. Organization is the name of the game. The content may change but the medium stays the same.
Good language arts station idea.
Writing center ideas - Do you use the Daily 5? We put together a year's worth of work on writing ideas. But these ideas are great for other creative writing activities and even handwriting practice. http://www.secondstorywindow.net/home/2012/10/daily-5-work-on-writing-monthly-resources.html
Monthly Writing Activities - Perfect for Work on Writing Station
Post on why students reverse letters and strategies that help. Free b/d cue cards for student desks. On MTT blog
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Another strategy that one of our reading teachers shared is using mouth formation as a cue. I like this strategy because it doesn’t “take t...
"Baseball/Drums" Love this! Blog post on letter reversals and free b/d cue cards for student desks
Classroom Freebies Too: Addressing Letter Reversals
Fine Motor Straw Necklace - Fine motor activity for preschoolers.
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Fine Motor Straw Necklace - create this pretty rainbow necklace while working on fine motor skills #prewriting #handwriting #finemotor
Letter Formation Poems great for learning to write the alphabet | Simply Kinder
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Letter formation poems! Great for writing the letters correctly. #SimplyKinder
Get an old chair from a garage sale and paint it. Make a chair that reads author's chair to allow children a special space to share their writing. Loads of great examples in this post!
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Creating a classroom culture around literacy. This site has some great DIY author's chair examples. #classroom #decor
Creating a classroom culture around literacy. This site has some great DIY author's chair or share chair examples.
Cute author's chair idea! Now I just need someone who can paint one for me!
I would love to make a cool painted chair like this!!!
reinforce pencil control with a simple connect the stickers activity!
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Connect the stickers a writing skill
Feeding the Monster – Fine Motor Skills
Sound boxes are such powerful phonics activities! Perfect for hearing sounds and sequencing letters in words.
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Sound Box Fun!
Handwriting without Tears Number Song/ one f the songs we listen to in the afternoon
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Handwriting without Tears Number Song/ one f the songs we listen to in the afternoon #dope Use rep code: MEMBER at Karmaloop.com for a discount - http://loop-promo-codes.com
HWT: Number Song
HWT: "Start Your Letters At The Top"
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HWT: Start Your Letters At The Top Great song to teach students where to start their letters when they write
HWT: Start Your Letters At The Top Great song for kids to listen to before a graphomotor task
For Handwriting Without Tears lovers: The Magic C Rap.
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The Magic C. So useful in teaching kids how to write a, c, d, g, o, and q.
Stickers on the dice all have a "b" or a "d" -- great activity to force kids to attend to letter shape when reading b/d and writing/tracing b/d
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Letter Writing Practice
Can be used for Word Work, too! Stickers on the dice all have a b or a d -- great activity to force kids to attend to letter shape when reading b/d and writing/tracing b/d
Tot School Activities - March 25
A whole page of great tot ideas. # Pinterest++ for iPad #
b's & d's practice!!!! Stickers on the dice all have a b or a d -- great activity to force kids to attend to letter shape when reading & writing b/d, could also use with word writing practice
Back to School Interview - free printable to use with your kids or students!
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Back to School Interview - I am going to have my boys fill this out and compare at the end of the year :)
My favorite book has always been a story book with a happily ever after ending theme. 👑💏❤️
Back To School Interview » The Pleasantest Thing Communication Skills: Students interview classmates
Enjoy Montessori Inspired Creation sky and water hands-on learning activities for children of all ages.