Whoops! Something went wrong.

Click here to refresh the page

Baseball Sight Words Baseball Literacy Center Activities - Set 1

product_0
product_0
product_1
product_2
Grade Levels
Product Rating
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

4 MB|30 pages
Product Description
Baseball Sight Words Baseball

★ First 92 Dolch Sight Words on Baseballs
Classified by Dolch as Pre-Primer and Primer Words
(NOTE: Set 2 contains Gr. 1, Gr. 2, and Gr. 3 words.)

★ Your students will enjoy practicing their sight words with this Baseball Sight Word Game…

★ 30 Page Download Includes:
• 92 Dolch Sight Words on Baseballs
• Directions Sheet
• 96 Plain Baseball Backings**
• 2 Sizes of Baseball Fields
• 2 baseball dice to determine play
• 1 baseball spinner
• 3 Optional Recording Sheets to write words read
• 2 Optional Sight Words All-Star Awards

**Blank baseballs are included so that you can glue together a math fact football and a blank football… white side to white side. OR Print pages 11-18 (word footballs). Then place the baseballs back into the printer’s paper tray, face up and facing you, and print pages 19-26. The plain baseballs will print out on the back of the fact baseballs. Now cut into rectangular cards on paper cutter.

Directions:

Divide players into 2 teams.
Each team has a token/game piece.
Place balls face down on pitcher’s mound.
First player picks one ball.
If the player reads the word correctly (and uses it in a sentence if you’d like), s/he tosses the die or spins the spinner. (dice and spinner included; just fold and tape/glue) Players may be required to write each word on the optional recording sheets.
Recording sheets can be laminated for students to write in erasable markers, or copied in grayscale for students to record in pencil.
The player moves the team game piece according to what the die or spinner says:

1 base = a single
2 bases = a double
3 bases = a triple
4 bases = a homerun
Word misread = an out

Each time a run scores, students keep track on the scoreboard.

Note: To make the game progress more quickly, you can change the number of outs to 1 per inning rather than 3.
More Ways To Play

First 92 Dolch Words on baseballs. Prints nicely in black and white as well. You can print back to back… it’s designed to match up perfectly. Just print out the word baseballs, and then turn them face up in your paper tray and print out the plain baseball backings. Then, just take each sheet to the paper cutter and cut each sheet into 12 square cards.

Game 1: Select the cards that are appropriate for your students. Place cards face down in a pile. Students roll a die to see how many cards they can pick. Students keep each card that they correctly read. (You might require students to use each word in a sentence as well.) The game is over when all baseballs have been drawn. The winner is the student with the most baseballs.

Game 2: Select 10 words your students need to study, and print out 2 sets of each sheet to make matching pairs. Place those 20 cards face down in 4 rows of five. Students play Memory or Concentration, turning over 2 cards at a time and keeping them if they have the same word. The game is over when all cards are gone. The winner is the student with the most baseballs. Keep cards that belong together in individual baggies.

Game 3: Select the words that a group of students needs to practice. Students line up the baseballs as though they are on a path. This creates a “follow the path” type game. Each student has a game token. Students take turns rolling a number die, moving that number of spaces and reading the word that is on the space where the student lands.

***********************************************************************
Visit my store here:
http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Linda-Post-The-Teachers-Post

Visit my Pinterest Board here to see product close-ups:
http://www.pinterest.com/lindapost123/learning-activities-for-kids/

Visit my Blog: Learning Activities for Kids here:
http://theteacherspost.blogspot.com

Visit my Facebook Page here:
https://www.facebook.com/TheTeachersPost

***********************************************************************
Customer Tips:

How to get TPT credit to use on future purchases:
• Please go to your My Purchases page (you may need to login). Beside each purchase you'll see a Provide Feedback button. Simply click it and you will be taken to a page where you can give a quick rating and leave a short comment for the product. Each time you give feedback, TPT gives you feedback credits that you use to lower the cost of your future purchases. I value your feedback greatly as it helps me determine which products are most valuable for your classroom so I can create more for you. ☺

Be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches:
• Look for the green star next to my store logo and click it to become a follower. Voila! You will now receive email updates about this store. ☺

Thank you for stopping by!

Linda Post: The Teacher’s Post

************************************************************************

Terms of Use:
•Copyright ©Linda Post: The Teacher’s Post
• All rights reserved by author. This product is for your classroom or personal use. You may reference this product in blog posts, at seminars, professional development workshops, or other such venues provided there is both credit given to me as the author and a link back to my TPT store is included in your post or presentation. You may not claim this work as your own, alter the files in any way, or remove the copyright or watermarks. You may not sell the files or combine them into another unit for sale
•Clipart and elements found in this file are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. See product file for clip art and font credits. Thank you…

•Copyright ©Linda Post: The Teacher’s Post
Total Pages
30
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
Lifelong tool
Report Copyright Infringement
  • Comments & Ratings
  • Product Q & A
Loading...
$3.50
Digital Download
Add one to cart

Advertisement

Advertisement

$3.50
Digital Download
Add one to cart
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up