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 C List: Mr., need, our, right, saw, time, try, away, food, funny, hide, how, many, some, their, air, animals, around, fly, live, soon, turns, city, house,