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

Daily 5: Word Work Idea!! Use letter beads on pipe cleaners to make words!

DIY phonics book for letter sounds using magazine cut outs.

Do they really have these with letters on them at Lowes? If so, awesome fine motor/literacy center idea for Word Work!

Quick and easy sight word practice!

ABC book made out of index cards...awesome!

Word wall center~children read the word, then build the word with the magnet letters.

Great way to make "Chicka Chicka Boom Boom!" come to life. Let them do the letters while you tell the story.

Q-Tip Painting with Letter and Number Templates.

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word family eggs

Letter Puzzles!

Word Work with letter beads and pipe cleaners.

Learning to write: Creating letters with loose parts {from Adventures in Kindergarten: Discovery Time}

Word Work: Daily 5

Classroom DIY: DIY Unifix Cube Spelling Center http://www.classroomdiy.com/2012/09/diy-unifix-cube-spelling-center.html

"How Many Letters in Your Name?"

I made the letters on the computer in circles that I'll punch out w/ one of my punches. Then I created the following for them to work with: balloon (3 letter words) fire truck (2 wheels for A,a matching) 2 cars & 1 cement truck (figured my boys would like that!).

I love this DIY word making station! Purposeful Play in K: Phonemic Awareness & Word Work

Such a great idea so I don't have to have enough letter tiles for everyone!!!

Love this free "hands on" idea! Trace hands, cut out & glue down, except for the fingers. Make sums to 10 & record.