Fishing for Sight Words is going to be your new favorite activity. Trust me. Students love it and you'll love that you can edit the sight words to fit everyone's readiness level. Winter Break Tasks Winter break never seems quite long enough does it? You probably had big plans to revamp your entire schedule, create some new games for your students, reorganize your classroom library or start a new behavior management system . . . but then those long lazy mornings were just so nice, and ... VIEW POST
Fishing For Sight Words Freebie!
Editable Sight Word Write The Room Fun! Plus A Freebie.
Here's the deal. Write the Room activities are one of my most favorite activities to offer students, because I know that my students need to move and this gives them a free pass to wonder all around my room. I know the idea of this puts some teachers into a complete panic, but I promise you, it shouldn't. Not only do my students LOVE it, but even more importantly, I know that I can give them write the room activities that are meaningful and challenging on their own level. When that happens, ... VIEW POST
The Editable, Incredible Sight Word Mastery System-Ball Words (and a Freebie)
It has been the number one, most asked request from my readers, and finally, I took the time to get it done for you! I present . . .The Editable . . . Incredible . . . Ball Word Sight Word Mastery System! That’s right folks! I said “EDITABLE.” Now not only can you get your students motivated and engaged mastering their sight words, but you can customize the balls to fit your needs, your word lists and your school's requirements. I'm so excited to share these with you, a little ... VIEW POST
Top Bananas- Letter Fluency Success The Fun Way and a Party
It’s time for a party. I celebrate successes of all kinds, and, hopefully, today is the first of many this year. Today was a Top Banana celebration made for the best letter fluency masters I know. That’s right! Every single little monkey in my class has mastered their letters and can fluently identify at least 40 in a minute. Whew! That’s fast. They didn’t believe they could do it. But they did! So it was time to celebrate! And how better than with a sweet banana split made ... VIEW POST
Ghostly Sight Word Practice Differentiated Kinder Style!
It's time for some fun ghostly sight word practice that doesn't involve a pencil or paper or printing or laminating. I'm always looking for ways to get my kinders moving, but this activity has proven to be a favorite because not only can they move but . . . it's fun ( . . . and of course, I love it because it makes them want to practice words.) All you need is a couple (or a dozen) of these little guys. He's a simple whiffle ball (golf ball size) stuck in a piece of white ... VIEW POST