Bb's and Dd's

Handwriting poster

b & d reversal

Broken link, but I love this picture of teaching b, d, p, and g orientation... Bed and pig. Who would have thunk it?

Nyla's Crafty Teaching: Homophones - Word Wall for Visual Learners

Letter Reversals - many great ideas (not just for b and d)

This could be done with sight words, numbers, letters of the alphabet, etc!

Sensory play - writing in salt

Laminate to use each day with a dry erase marker instead of making all those copies!!

Number recognition (great busy bag idea)

FREE - chants and cheers to learn and practice sight words. From Cara Carroll at First Grade Parade

Today in First Grade...: Morning Work Freebie

Free Homeschool Curriculum *******GREAT RESOURCES********

After learning about land forms students can better visualize them by coloring a chart to keep with them. (Physical Geography)

Free short vowel pics printed on flowers. Use for sorting activities during your small group instruction. Easily differentiated.

Lots of ideas for activities to teach reading and letters.

4 favorite activities for teaching phoneme segmentation. Video on the importance of teaching this skill and demonstration of activities. Free printables too!

b and d reversals

Teaching the /r/ sound

Great book to help children learn to read and sound out words. { I want to read this asap }

Tips, strategies, and activities for creating a caring classroom, right from the first day of school! This is a link up, so you'll be seeing more ideas and strategies added in the coming days!