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Binder Stand. Useful for centers, etc ~ allows for quick changes in center options. How have I not thought of this already?!

Life in First Grade: Classroom Decorating Day 7: See it Sort it Pocket Chart Center. I think this would be an awesome center for those who finish quickly. I would send them over there and tell them to make some words using this week's vowel sound.

Retelling Stories Anchor Chart and printable for creating a "retelling rope." Cute idea for primary grades, but looks like something easily adapted for older students, too.

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Favorite First Grade Read Alouds

Looking for some books for kids? Check out this awesome list of read alouds for first graders - picture books, chapter books, and poetry!

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First Grade Math Unit 2

One more one less dice roll center and lots more great 1 more 1 less centers and worksheets!

I plan to use these in my 1st graders fluency book bags which go home each week with leveled readers so parents/students have a reading strategy resource right at their fingertips.

word work idea from Life in First Grade: Use a past decodable story. Kids highlight all words that follow a certain phonics rule.