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How to Build Reading Fluency, the Quick and Easy Way! These fluency strips include simple sentence strips that provide a genuine opportunity to practice fluency for beginning and/or struggling readers!
Editable sight word mazes with a Christmas tree theme are perfect for December or any winter month. Add your own words and the mazes will be automatically created for you! #sightwords #literacy #christmas #sarajcreations
Math partner games for the Common Core PLUS a FREE fraction cards printable! Of all the strategies for teaching math in elementary school, partner games is my favorite because it provides students with a hands-on experience.
Christmas Math & Reading Activities- Color by Code Partner Games
It's the most wonderful, busy time of the year. Do your students love to color? They will love these Christmas and winter-themed pages. I created these "color by code" activities to reinforce important skills before the winter break. Reading skills covered include short vowels, double consonant spelling rule, and consonant digraphs. Math skills covered include doubles, doubles +1/-1, and doubles +2/-2. Print and teach for easy holiday teaching.
Many of us have seen the infamous elephant toothpaste experiment before. But, have you ever considered turning that into a social-emotional lesson for the beginning of the school year? Check out my ideas for turning this exciting recipe for science fun
Here are 8 children's books that make economics come to life (and teach some important character skills, too!) Perfect for your kindergarten, first grade, or second grade classroom.
Ivory Soap Microwave Experiment
This simple Ivory Soap microwave experiment is so easy to do. It's great for kids in preschool and kindergarten because they can really get their hands into it and use their five senses to observe how the soap changes when it is heated up. They will have a ton of fun while learning a little bit of science!