This little book will help your K-2 student explore Presidents' Day. -Who we celebrate. -Why we celebrate. -How the holiday came about. This is an interactive book. On each page students are directed through written directions to do something or
These activities help those kiddos who still confuse the b and d. Included is a game that can be played by individuals or partners. I included a word sort with 20 CVC words. For the word sort, I have two answer sheets to help level your activity
Students crave art and the joy it brings to their school day. There is no reason the art can’t be academic. Plus, “Smart Art” decorates your classroom with rigorous learning. People enter your room and are in awe of cute it is, and as they look
The following classroom pack was created to assist you with seven different daily centers. These materials have expectation webs that can be filled out with your students and then displayed at each center. They should go over expectations that have
This packet is jam packed with sequence of events practice!! Using several versions of the three little pigs, (The Three Little Pigs by Gavin Bishop, The Three Little Fish and the Big Bad Shark, The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig), students
Christmas Color by Sight Word Sentences (Pre-Primer Edition) Christmas Color by Sight Word Sentences is a FUN way for kids to practice ALL of the Pre-Primer Sight Words on the Dolch list! Since kids LOVE to color this is a perfect way to
This is a bingo game targeting fluency in words, phrases, sentences, conversation, and when describing a process. There are 32 cards for each level of difficulty. Also included are 6 different bingo boards and 4 different die that prompt the child
This PowerPoint is designed to teach students the elements of a fable. There are a number of practice fables at the end of the presentation that allow students to predict the moral of the story.
Wow! This 127 page pack comes with 6 weeks of short vowel lessons for the 5 short vowels and one week of review. This pack is "packed" full of activities! You will receive pictures of what it should look like, detailed lesson plans, and
This packet is a collection of activities for math and language arts. You can do all the activities or pick and choose what works best for your classroom. Pages 1-3 Packet Explanation Pages 4-10 Whole Group Rhyming Activity Pages 11-16 Story
These playdough letter mats will make a great addition to your literacy centers! I've included a set in color and black and white. Just print and laminate! Graphics by Scrappin Doodles License #38580
Inferring is an important reading comprehension skill that is used in other reading skills like predicting, determining character traits, and understanding the basic plot of a story. This document includes a lesson plan, 3 pages to teach and
Students will love this roll and color activity! Students will roll a die, find the matching word on the turkey and color that section in with the color of their choice! I hope you enjoy!!
These booklets are used to help your students activate, store and recycle all the information that they have as well as learn from your lessons. I have provided 3 topic ready booklets for you to use. The topics are spiders, sharks, and turtles
The following ideas were created to help manage and maintain your daily centers routine. After reflecting on the flow of centers in my classroom, I realized that I was in need of some materials to help kick off the centers without any trouble.
Christmas Color by Sight Word Sentences (Primer Edition) Christmas Color by Sight Word Sentences is a FUN way for kids to practice ALL of the Primer Sight Words on the Dolch list! Since kids LOVE to color this is a perfect way to incorporate
This is a two page worksheet. The first page has a list of four movies with the times they are showing. Students answer questions on shows they can see by the given times. The second page is a math sheet about snack bar items and their prices.
I have always loved teaching and working as a national consultant for AIMS Education Foundation. Now I work as a teacher coach in my former district and neighboring districts to help teachers acquire the necessary tools to meet the demands of the
Wow! This 121 page pack comes with 5 weeks of phonics lessons for beginning and ending blend. This pack is "packed" full of activities! You will receive pictures of what it should look like, detailed lesson plans, and directions on how to set
This is an activity to use when teaching r controlled vowels. Students will cut, match and glue pictures next to the correct ar word.
With the need to differentiate instruction based on student need, this resource is a valuable tool for any teacher’s reading and writing tool kit. It contains the 300 sight words correlated to Fountas and Pinnell’s guided reading levels. Once you
Syllable Sorting Sensation packet is filled with fun activites to help students understand the concept of syllables.These activites will help students sort words by the number of syllables in a word and also by syllable rules. Students will learn 9
Brain Benders - Riddles and Brain Teasers It's fun to solve brain teasers and I've heard your brain is like a muscle. If you exercise it (by teasing it) you'll have a fit brain. Even if that's not true, it's still fun to solve them! Have your
Christmas Color by Sight Word Sentences (The BUNDLE) Christmas Color by Sight Word Sentences is a FUN way for kids to practice ALL of the Dolch words for the pre-primer, primer and 1st grade lists! Since kids LOVE to color this is a perfect way to
If you are going crazy over all the mustache themed ideas in the classrooms right now but want to keep it educational, then this is a perfect unit for you. This unit is a fun and creative way to get your students learning about Ads. It will take
I love polka dots and can't seem to get enough! I love how they just pop on a black design. You will receive each letter of the alphabet in the design you see on the cover photo. The letters appear in a color pattern of blue, green, and pink.
This Plural Nouns flipchart lesson is jammed packed full of activities for your students. This lesson is over 50 pages and includes the following plural rules: add s, add es, add es to words that end in o, change y to i and add es, change f or fe to
Similar to the Bloom's Taxonomy, my sister's district is having them do the DOK. She wanted something cute, but not too cute. (She teaches junior high!) So we came up with this. 4 posters for each level and 4 poster with activities.
Pg.1 Cut and paste worksheets. The student cuts the shapes and places them in the corresponding place. Pg.2-4 The student looks at a picture and circles the types of shapes used to make that specific image. Pg.5 How many sides do these shapes have?
**Free for the first 200 downloads!** Students work with various sentences with no ending punctuation mark. They are to match the sentence to the correct punctuation monster. *14 sentences with periods *14 sentences with exclamation points *14
Your students will be sure to learn past, present, and future verb tenses (one of the new second and third grade common core standards) with this sweet tasting verb tenses game. It's bright, colorful, and includes multiple opportunities for students
Your students will be sure to become more fluent with this 2nd grade fluency center game. Students work in teams or pairs to read the word on each card. If they get it correct, they advance along the game board. This center includes a cover sheet,
We all know the new common core standards, demand students to read more informational text...which means, as teachers, we need ways for students to respond to informational text!! So, instead of reading non-fiction text and having students answer
This activity is a great way for students to practice using their decoding and phonics skills to read multi-syllable words. Students love the monsters and playing the Monster Munch version. There are 80 words included in this activity. The
Fluency Dice Game is a great game for kids to play to practice their fluency. It makes for a great (and cheap) gift too! Each year I give my students this card along with a die to practice their fluency while on winter break or summer break. It's
Use this reading form to assess and keep track of what a student's strengths and weaknesses are in reading and comprehension. There is a place to record the date, text level, accuracy, self-corrections, and a way to mark strategies for decoding,
This is a supplement for Journeys First Grade Unit 2. This is a mix it, fix it, that also includes sight words for Unit 2. You can use these sight words for your word wall, small group, or centers. Thank you and please contact me if you have any
I wanted to do something to "spice" up my math & literacy centers. I plan on using this on Tuesdays just to do something different. I hope you enjoy!! Shirt Vowel CVC Game Short Vowel – Blends & Diagraphs game Long Vowel CVCE game Less
Give your students this simile or metaphor worksheet to see what they know. Do they know the difference between the two? Use as a formative assessment, or as a summative assessment after you have taught figurative language. This activity page
One-breath boxes are a great way to have your students practice fluency. Your students simply take a deep breath and try to correctly read the words in each box. The first box starts with the least amount of words. Most students should read the
This is a fun and exciting end of the school year…kick off the summer…Language Arts and Math packet! The activities in this packet can be used with the story “The Night Before Summer Vacation” or on their own! Language Arts activities include: A
Use this student self-reflecting behavior and work habits report card for students to score themselves. Students will be very honest and you can use this during student led conferences, or more than one time throughout the year to gauge students'
Your students will certainly be able to make singular nouns plural, with tons of practice playing this super fun plural nouns game. This is a great game for your students to play on their own in a reading center/station. This game is for extra
This 3 page activity will help your students practice contractions with not. They color the flower petals with the contractions and then glue them on the flower. Then they write their contractions on a recording sheet. Great for centers! Please
This is a sea animal reading game in which students will work in a group to read animal "suspect" cards and determine which one has committed the crime based on evidence/reasons they find from the text. Excellent practice in reading for clues and
This activity is a cut and paste activity in which students look at the underlined word/words in each sentence and decide what possessive pronoun they could replace it with. They paste the sentence in that section. Includes possessive pronouns
This game will add fun to your reading stations or center activities. This game includes a title page for the manilla envelope, setup directions, game play directions, a game board, three sets of cards for a total of 45 different questions and
Do you enjoy keeping up lists of word family words that you and your students brainstorm during Phonics but don't have the space to hang them all up? I was in the same boat! After brainstorming with a friend one sunny day, a solution was reached!!!
This "Souped-up" Play Pizza Center is the perfect addition to your early childhood classroom. This center allows you to transform a part of your room into a pizza restaurant! The items enclosed also allow you to incorporate reading, writing, and
Sentence Sorting Sensations and More is a 41 page unit. It contains fun interactive activities to help students learn about 4 types of sentences including statement, question, exclamation, and command. It also contains answer keys. Great for whole