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    the letter box--so cute. cut letters from boxes before you recycle them. love it.

    DIY phonics book for letter sounds using magazine cut outs.

    Paint Bag - YES. We are doing this to learn letters and numbers.

    Write the letters A-Z on egg cartons. Mix up a pile of magnetic or foam letters and have your child sort them into the correct bin. Great activity for improving letter recognition.

    Post-it phonics

    100's of Candy Land available! Can be used during word work, math stations, small groups, interventions & tutoring.

    Great Center

    AWESOME! My boys would love this word work station

    Google "Keyboard Template" and print on colored paper, laminate and you've got Word Work for a day!

    Strips of paper, cut out hmmmm so simple and great!

    Environmental Word Wall. Each week each student brings in a word for a certain letter.

    word work activities

    playing with letters

    Word work

    Word Work centers- I like the sorting sheets- simple- cap vs lowercase, stick letters vs tunnel letters, etc.

    Mystery word... use to reveal new sight word?

    Tons of Daily 5 word work ideas

    75 FUN Ways to Practice Spelling

    Using Playdoh to form letters


    This is one of my favorites. Kids make letters out of pipe cleaners for each of their sight words. As students move through, they can reuse the A in another word, making connections between words with the same letter sound. Kinesthetic thinking creates more connections between the skills in their brain. :)