Sub Station Kit *Grades K-2* | For the Substitute
Featured on TeachersPayTeachers and TargetTeachers! This Sub Station is the easiest way to organize for a Substitute! Teachers know how difficult it can be to miss a school day (or worse, plan for extended leave). This Sub Station will help you get the most important info together and displayed in a...
Invitation To Create: Build A Bug
Invitation To Create: Build A Bug. Open ended creative insect paper craft for kids. Great for color recognition & fine motor development. Perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, and elementary children.
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We're Going on a Word Hunt Sight Word Activity - Walking by the Way
Simon loves to look for things; it’s fun for him. I like to capitalize on fun, so I created a few word hunts to help him learn some sight words (and to aid in practicing tally marks). Here’s what I did for this activity: 1. I wrote all the words on sticky notes and stuck …
Tools for Teaching Phoneme Segmentation - Make Take & Teach
The ability to separate the sounds of a word is called “phoneme segmentation”. It’s a critical skill in both learning to read and write. By six and a half/seven years of age students should be able to tell you the sounds in a word. So, for example, if given the word “cat”, the student should […]
Invitation To Create- Flower Garden
Invitation To Create: Flower Garden. Open ended creative spring paper craft for kids. Great for fine motor development. Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.
Classroom Rewards That Won't Break the Bank
I think most teachers would prefer a world where all students were intrinsically motivated, but it just isn't an every day reality. Many of us dig deep If you're tired of digging into your own pockets to find ways to motivate your students, you need to check out these FREE reward coupons. You can even use the editable option to add your own coupons.
Reading Freebies! - Fabulous In First
A day in my life as a first grade teacher and my day now as a reading specialist are a lot different. But the one thing that hasn’t changed is I still love to have fun. It’s a lot harder to fit in the big fun I used to, because my intervention time is limited. ... Read more Reading Freebies!
Free Kindergarten Reading Comprehension and Questions
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Sight Word Worksheets - Sight Word Practice FREEBIE
Sight Words, Popcorn Words, High-Frequency Words...whatever you call them, this set of printables is just what you need! Your students will learn their sight words in no time as they read, write, clap, color, trace, spell, find and tell! Use these printables while working with the whole class, in sm...
Beginning Sounds Clip it Cards
These FREE Beginning Sounds Clip it Cards are a fun way for kids to begin listening to the sounds letters make at the beginning of words.
I'm DONE! Now what? (FREE download)
What do you do when your students say "I'm done!" Check out these easily to implement kindergarten early finisher activities.