Building Challenge STEM and Writing Centers These centers have students building and writing about their build. There are challenges that include measurement, research and writing that go along with each build. #STEM #LEGO #CHALLENGE
Here's a great way to practice reading color words with a Christmas theme. This game can be used for literacy centers/stations, partner games, or small group practice. An extra activity is included to assess learning. This game was created by Kathy Law for kindergarten, first grade, second grade, or anyone who needs extra practice.
10 simple ways to make adjectives and adverbs FUN!
"Making Words" using sticky notes... I like how it's divided into beginning, middle, and ending sounds... could switch to have blends at the beginning and single consonants at the end... could also add -ed, -s, -es, & -ing... or you could use onsets and rimes... lots of possibilities.
My students last year loved having whole class journals to write in. They had a chance to write in them during Work on Writing, and a chance to read them during Read to Self. I made up a new set of 8. At the moment they are pretty plain covers, but once a student writes in it they have the option of choosing a sticker from my collection to place on the front cover. The stickers show me how many kids have tackled each topic.
Fun Without Me? HOW? ... and a little Winter Wonderland