10 Activities for Teaching and Practicing Letters and Sounds - Make Take & Teach
So it’s late November and we have just a few first graders who have not yet mastered their letters and sounds. For these little firsties, we needed to readjust their intervention plan and bump it up a knotch in terms of intensity. It’s always difficult to find time in a jam-packed school day, but mastering letters […]
FREE Phonics Reading Passages Students Love to Read
These free phonics reading passages have it all: phonics skills, fluency practice and comprehension questions. Plus, students love to read them!
FREE Phonics Sentences Activities to Build Mastery and Fluency
These free phonics sentences activities are perfect for primary grades. Practice reading, phonics, and fluency by reading phonics-based sentences.
Simple Sight Word Centers - The Power of Craft Sticks...
Photo Source: tunstalltimes.blogspot.com We're always on the lookout for new ways to use ordinary, inexpensive supplies in the classroom, so when we stumbled upon these craft stick center ideas created by Reagan over at Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits, we were delighted! Not only are these centers simple to make, they're also a hit with the kiddos! As Reagan relays, "my sight word stick centers are the most requested centers I have had all year!" Focusing on sight words, Reagan used a permanent…
3 Easy Steps to STREAMLINE Your Guided Reading Instruction - Simply Skilled Teaching
Consistency in your Guided Reading instruction is absolutely the KEY to solving MOST of your struggles with teaching guided reading! If you constantly change up the routines of the group time, the activities that you do with each group, and constantly reinvent the wheel, you are going to be STRESSED OUT and OVERWHELMED. Read more and download your freebie.
FREE Subtraction Smash mats! Students use Play-Doh to subtract. Includes three versions of the Subtraction Smash mats to differentiate!
How to Build Sight Word Fluency
Sight words are the most commonly used words in the English language. Accordingly, a majority of the words that we read in a text are considered sight
Consonant sounds sorting mats - The Measured Mom
Get this free set of sorting mats for learning consonant sounds! Perfect for pre-readers!
Reading Comprehension Worksheet - Phil is on the phone
This Reading Comprehension Worksheet - Phil is on the phone is for teaching reading comprehension. Use this reading comprehension story to teach reading comprehension.
Reading Comprehension Worksheet - Clifford the Shepherd
This Reading Comprehension Worksheet - Clifford the Shepherd is for teaching reading comprehension. Use this reading comprehension story to teach reading comprehension.
Reading Comprehension Worksheet - A Prince and a Princess
This Reading Comprehension Worksheet - A Prince and a Princess is for teaching reading comprehension. Use this reading comprehension story to teach reading comprehension.