Silhouette collage art lesson: students used flashlights to trace each other's silhouette. After cutting them out, the covered them with magazine clipping that described their personalities and interests. Great back to school art/
A lot of sight word activities. Sight Word Graphing - good idea, can adapt for more difficult words and get a newspaper article or a page from a book/story and have them go through and graph how many times the sight words occur from the article/story.
Last week I attended the First Grade Conference in Nashville (Franklin) Tennessee. More on the amazing teachers I met there later in this post… During my guided reading session, I was asked how I track sight words. I did my best to describe these little l