Put word stars on the ceiling and play "I Spy" with flashlights. Challenge the children to find the star that matches your clue. I think this would make a great idea for site words - have them find the site word that matches the one they draw out of a jar
Resources to Support Unit 1: Alphabet Books and Children Who Read Them
I have created this unit as a resource to support the Common Core Curriculum Maps Unit 1 for first grade. The title of this unit is Alphabet Books and Children Who Read them. Included in this unit: Title Page Table of Contents Unit Overview
Bug books for beginning readers
Looking for free books for beginning readers? These bug books are fabulous!
BUNDLED Alphabet Books and Children Who Read Them CC Curricum Map 1st Grade
The attached file is a six week-long unit designed to go with the first grade Common Core Curriculum Map Unit "Alphabet Books and Children Who Read Them." This is the first unit in the Curriculum Map book and I have designed it to be so. However, it does not have to be taught in this particular order.
Each school year, I like to create a name book for my preschool students to use. I put them together with all kinds of materials but to simplify things for my readers, I created this little name book template.