This pack has everything you need for an organized, effective, and motivating Work on Writing center/choice time for your students! Perfect for the daily five! I also like how she has used folders on the bulletin board- one side explains the center, the other side has the materials you need to complete that center. Clever!
rainbow writing (did something similar to this with the alphabet when one of my nanny charges were in kindergarten --- except they picked the color traced the letter 3 times, said the letter name and sound(s), repeated with at least 4 other colors), so I love this for learning spelling words. Could make writing them so much more fun and exciting.
101 Writing Prompts Idea in a Jar - like "What would you do if you found a pair of magical shoes?" or "Write a story about a robot that does your homework."
This 26-page freebie has some simple reproducible for Word Work station. Great ideas. Boggle, write the room, grab bag letters, and more
Spelling word practice. If we used a board like this, it would save us from having to photocopy those packets every week. We'd be able to do just a front & back page for vocab list and spelling list instead.(And plus, these activities are way more fun than the current ones we assign.)
Kindergartners and First Graders love to write! Friends' names, word wall words, color words, number words, shopping lists, sentences. You name it...
Mystery Word sacks for Reading Stations. This is for a lower grade, but I thought this would be great for prefixes and suffixes with different roots. Have different labeled index cards inside for students to manipulate the parts of the word before writing it. Writing a definition based on the word parts would help mastery. pre + view = view before