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Magic Spoon idea for cvc words - final letters on paper and first letter on a Magic Golden Spoon! From Kindergarten With Love.

This word slider helps children learn to blend letter sounds together. Such a simple way to teach an important reading skill! {Playdough to Plato}

From phonics to words with slide cards. Download. Print. Place inside an envelope with one end cut off. Gradually pull to reveal one letter at a time. This is a great way to help kids blend sounds gradually rather than 1) feeling overwhelmed and giving up or 2) guessing the word.

Literacy centres - the first six months sight word swat as a literacy centre #youclevermonkey #literacycenter

Great trick for teaching children how to remember the positioning for lower case b and d

Freebie from TPT! Golden Tickets....hide these in rarely-read library or classroom books to offer a surprise to the reader! Fun motivational tool.

b/d and p/g letter reversals are one of the most common mistakes made by early readers and writers. Here's a fun little solution that really helps

Letter wands to find items that start with that letter around the room BALANCEDLITERACYDIET :: index :: Balanced Literacy Diet:

Kindergarten literacy center- books in baskets :) kids would love this! (Image only)

Letter monster swatter - kids can use this to find letters, words, numbers, shapes, colors, or anything really! (free template here too)

Great Ideas on Using Play-doh in the classroom.... keep learning fun! Primary Possibilities. This is a great way to teach number, time, and many other concepts. It helps the students be hand on with learning. However, the play doe could get messy.

Fluency Center and Whisper Phones

One student reads the word while two students race to try to smack the bug with the corrisponding word. For younger students you can do letters or numbers

Word Family Sliders (Can also be done independently for Read to Self)

Stickers on the dice all have a b or a d -- great activity to force kids to attend to letter shape when reading b/d and writing/tracing b/d

Letter matching- can also use picture cards instead of letter cards to practice beginning sounds

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Whack-a-word! Call out a word and who ever hits it first with the hammer gets to keep it. Could think of lots of applications for this - recognizing sight words, finding rhyming words, learning vocabulary, auditory bombardment for articulation... - Re-pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Reading Project Cards- - can't wait to try these out with my high group!

spelling: zoek dezelfde letters op de knijpers !