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Literacy Centers for Back to School

Grade Levels
1st - 2nd
Formats Included
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48 pages
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This pack includes the following centers:
*Short A and Short I Word Sort: This short vowel word sort address the Second Grade Common Core Standard: RF. 2.3a Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.
*Pack your backpack with syllables: In this activity students read words and decided if they have one or two syllables.
*Is it a Sentence?: This activity address the second grade common core Standard: L.2.1f Produce, expand, and rearrange complete simple and compound sentences. (e.g., The boy watched the movie; The little boy watched the movie; The action movie was watched by the little boy).
*Back to School Synonyms: This back to school activity address the Second Grade Common Core Standard: L.2.5b Distinguish shades of meaning among closely related verbs (e.g., toss, throw, hurl) and closely related adjectives (e.g., thin, slender, skinny, scrawny).
* Back to School Sentences: In this activity students will put each set of like cards in order to make a sentence. Students write the sentences with capital letters and punctuation on their own paper. There is no recording sheet provided.
*Also included are three different Roll and Read Activities. The first two have sentences the children read. They are classroom and bus rules. The last one is school words.
* To play Vocabulary Dominoes students will match vocabulary words with the correct definitions. There is no recording sheet.
Total Pages
48 pages
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