Have the students pick a number. Count that number of sticks. Make a design and recreate it with the same color markers on paper. Love all of the components! Great for creative fine motor/visual motor practice
Already purchased the ping-pong balls and ready to implement.Use ping pong balls to teach your active learner sight words. "Throw 'for' to me. Throw 'so' to me." Could also create a box with writing prompts on each ball.
MAke board then each week that we start a new letter have kids pick pictures out of a variety. each child pin up a picture that goes with the letter sound. Coyne's Crazy Fun Preschool Classroom: language activity or use as a word wall
The First Grade Sweet Life: Reading Centers--pattern block sight words! Get some templates, write words on them, and the kids have to play in pairs--correctly saying each word (and using it in a sentence?) before they can cover it. Also for math shapes!