This is a handy chart to easily convert DRA, Guided Reading & AR levels with grade level equivalencies as well as reading development stages. The color coding is a system I used to label my books in first grade and found it especially handy when I was a reading specialist.
Are you looking for some fun ideas and activities for teaching sight words? This FREE packet has 12 activities and games for each word. There are 2 worksheets for each word. These printables are great for literacy centers and independent practice in the classroom and at home. Great for advanced pre k, kindergarten, and first grade. My kids love learning sight words with these activities. Help improve sight word fluency with this fun practice packet. Click on the picture to download FREE!
If you have every played Spoons, then you know how fun and engaging that game is. Have you ever thought about playing Spoons in the classroom? This post explains how teachers can use an academic version of the highly engaging Spoons game to review concepts. Free games included!