This unit is filled with literacy activities for A Place to Play.
1 anchor chart: “Plot for Mr. George Baker” This can be printed poster sized or sent to Staples to be printed.
High Frequency Words Matching Game
“My Fuzzy Puppy ” Game for y says i or e words.
Interrogative Sentence task cards…can be used at a center or can be used to play Scoot
5 Amazing Words: one page for each word with a picture and definition. These pages can be printed for display or can be projected on Smart Board when introduced. Words are also written on stars to be put up in the room. 5 words are included because I found that my firsties were much more engaged when I taught only 1 word per day vs. more.
Stamp a Word Recording Sheet
Sheets with high frequency, amazing, and spelling words…laminate and place in word work area.
Write the Room for y that says i or ewords
Spelling Practice Test sheet: during buddy reading students give each other a test.
Amazing Words sheet: choose 4 and draw a picture for each.
This writing activity is designed to take place over 5 days. Days 1-3: Story Board and Rough Draft; Days 4-5: Cover, Illustration, & Final Draft. The story board is for prewriting. Firsties use it to generate their ideas. I also included a rough draft sheet, a cover sheet, and a final draft page.
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