Audio flashcards of sight words with a circus themed background and melodies. You may use the PowerPoint on the smartboard whole group, or download the file onto student computers for independent practice.
I have students come in first thing in the morning to do their circus words. When I taught reading intervention for 2nd graders, most of them had to learn the "Circus Words" (first grade level high frequency words) before advancing onto the Word Safari - 2nd grade lists.
SET B List: said, her, was, with, could, friend, new, put, she, use, give, night, people, says, when, your, eat, from, gone, grow, or, two, be, good