Sight words are an important building block in learning to read. We could all use fresh ideas and activities for practicing sight words like this fun game! Sight word scratch is perfect for Kindergarten, First Grade, and even Second Grade!
Teaching Sight Words: Do you need strategies for teaching sight words, high frequency words, Dolch or Fry words to kindergarten and first grade students? I have put together a weeks worth of creative ideas that will help get your students on the right tr
Digital graphic organizers take students through the process of writing a compare and contrast paragraph. Compare and contrast characters, settings, and events using piece of literature. My students loved filling out the Venn Diagrams and writing their
One of my favorite fact family activities to do with first graders is the turn around dance. Triangle flashcards help students make connections between addition and subtraction and set the stage for algebraic thinking. My kids loved using the flashcar
Looking for a Valentine's Day Activity? This digital resource in Google Slides allows create digital valentines. Students plan and write a letter. DIgital Gifs guide them through the process of creating digital Valentine's Day Cards. They use provided Valentine's backgrounds and layers to start their valentines. Then, they decorate and send.
Teaching with a grade level team is hard! How do you make sure that you're working together and the all the students are getting what they need? Here are some tips to successfully teaching phonics while working with your grade level team.
Are your upper grade students struggling with Multiplication Fact Fluency? Improve memorization with this digital Google Slides Resource by focusing on Repeated Addition and other Multiplication Strategies. Fun, self paced, differentiated multiplication practice motivates students to pass each assessment. Original strategy videos demonstrate strategies like Doubles Plus One Group (for x3). Detailed teachers manual for your Google classroom.
Glow Day in Kinder/TK! We darkened our classroom and used black lights and glow sticks to create this highly engaging literacy center time. Our students loved using glow sticks to build sight words. Click to read more about our special day!