Story behind "Her Diamonds". I have always loved this song!
Phonics #1 This is such a great idea for teaching and practicing phonics! You simply take McDonalds fry containers and paint popsicle sticks yellow to represent fries. Then you simply have the students put the fries into the correct container. It is a lot of fun for students and they look really cool in your classroom.
A is for Astronaut - the cutest lesson! Letter of the week plans - What they did for each letter of the alphabet
Love this Phonics Discover bottle for word work practice. Lots of ideas for learning activities at The Imagination Tree blog.
Many teachers are familiar with the idea of a “Word Graveyard,” where we retire overused words like fun and good. This budget-friendly display uses McDonald’s fry containers and yellow strips of construction paper to give students an interactive way to continually view and add new synonyms for “overcooked” words. Don’t worry …