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This 100 page resource has activities that differentiate themselves for your students without extra planning on your part! Kindergarten and first grade students love these centers! Common Core is covered throughout. Perfect for any time of the year but is especially good for the beginning of the school year since it uses words you want your students to learn to read and be familiar with.
This resource is for first-grade students (Kindergarten or low 2nd graders) and is full of activities for whole and/or small group instruction and for your centers!
Teachers are saying:
The sight words (high frequency words) repeated in the emergent reader are:
There are limited words on each page with high levels of picture support help your new readers to feel and be successful.
The following activities are included:
✎ Pocket Chart Word and Picture Cards -Students use the words and pictures to form sentences in your pocket chart then students write their sentences on the
✎ Pocket Chart Sentence-Making Response Sheet
✎ Syllable Sorting Cards and Syllable Mats - Sort by placing cards on to the correct mat and then write the words on the
✎ Syllable Worksheet -(response sheet)
✎ ABC Order- Place the picture/word cards in ABC Order and then use the ABC Order Worksheet to write words in ABC order with letter boxes as prompts
✎ Picture/Word Match Vocabulary Words -Match pictures to written words and then use the
✎ Picture/Word Match Vocabulary Worksheet – Draw a line from the word to the correct picture
✎ Shapes/Picture-Word Match - Match shape pictures to written words
✎ Color/Picture-Word Match -Match color pictures to written words
✎ Worksheet -Write correct color/shape word using a word bank and letter boxes for clues
✎ Scrambled Words Center Mats -Use plastic letters to form the scrambled words or laminate/use page protectors and allow students to write with washable markers
✎ Scrambled Words Worksheet -Use word bank to help write the scrambled words
✎ Initial Letters/Sounds -Small Group & Center Activity – Place picture cards next to correct beginning sound
✎ Initial Letters/Sounds Worksheet - Write correct beginning sound for each word.
✎ Scrambled Sentences- Five scrambled sentences for the students to place in the correct order and then write on the response sheet. Words are all the sight words and vocabulary the students have been using in all the activities in the packet.
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