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

Easy egg flip game for teaching sight words. This would be fun to pair with Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs & Ham book!

One kid calls out word while the other two race to smack it

Word Work

sound boxes on the floor--kids hop as they segment the word...good for kinesthetic learners

greater than, less than, possibly have them do multiplication or really large numbers...

Learning activities for young kids

literacy center spelling activity

Letter Pounding-styrofoam, golf tees, a permanent marker, and a toy hammer. Visual perceptual, fine motor, bilateral. Could then have kiddo put a marble on top of the golf tee for more fine motor. Lots of things you can adapt for this activity...Mount on wall to work shoulder girdle

sight word swat

Tired of flashcards? Here are some creative (and effective) ways to teach sight words (or dolch, high-frequency, fry, etc.). Love the hands on sensory activities!

sight word activities

Connect matching pairs of sight words (or letters, numbers, whatever) with string on the floor.

word work activities

lots of neat worksheets

sight word house

Roll a sight word

Sight Word Ideas

Sight Word Construction Mats...Perfect for sight word practice. Use magnets and dry erase on a laminated version, or have kids use a magazine to find and cut/paste letters together to make the words. Free sample!

sight word book