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The Backpack Boogie! Common Core Activities for Back to School

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This packet was specifically designed for the beginning of Kindergarten in mind. Your students will practice readiness skills for letter writing, cutting, and glue. Whole group games and activities are included for math and language arts, and center activities to get your students ready for small group using dobbers, dice, and spinners. Fun and easy for back to school!

Skills included are:
Letter Formation
Cutting
Glue dotting
Sorting
Color Matching
Fine Motor
Shapes
Graphing
Counting
10 Frames
Patterns
Letter Writing/ID
Letter Sounds
Rhyming
Beginning/Ending Sounds
Syllables
and so much more!!

Be sure to contact me with any questions!
Kathleen Pedersen
Growing Kinders
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Prepping this now for the Fall. Looks like many, many great activities that are easily differentiated.
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On  August 10, 2012,  Buyer asked:
I am looking for your Zero the Hero packet.
Thanks!
Teachers Pay Teachers
On  August 18, 2012Growing Kinders answered:
Sorry for the delay! You can find it here: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Counting-by-10s-with-Zero-the-Hero
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On  August 9, 2012,  Buyer asked:
What are dobbers and where do you get them?
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On  August 9, 2012Growing Kinders answered:
They are really just bingo dobbers! There is a picture of the do-a-dot dobbers on page 17 with the Sort Your Pompoms activity. You can find them at Michaels (use the coupon!) or online. You could use bingo dobbers, but I find them to be a bit to runny!
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The Backpack Boogie! Common Core Activities for Back to School
The Backpack Boogie! Common Core Activities for Back to School
The Backpack Boogie! Common Core Activities for Back to School
The Backpack Boogie! Common Core Activities for Back to School