"Pig in a Wig" was updated on June 5, 2015. I added many new activities. If you already own this product, you can redownload for FREE.
Included are all of the activities that you will need for six centers to
reinforce Pig in a Wig. There are also many printables that can be used for review sheets, morning work, and fun activities Common Core Standards are listed for the Language Arts and Math activities.
You will also find Spelling Words and High-Frequency Words to add to your Word Wall each week. The alphabet is provided for the Word Wall.
This is a great supplement to your Reading Street Curriculum.
Spelling Center –
Rainbow write spelling words
Use letter tiles to spell the words
Find the correct frame for each spelling word
Write spelling words in ABC order
Word Search for spelling words
High-Frequency Word Center
Use cards with the high-frequency words as flashcards
Use play-doh to spell each word
Use letter stamps to spell each word
Write the words and color the words correctly
Color a six by coloring high-frequency words correctly
Help the pig get to the mud by coloring High-Frequency Words.
Phonics Center –
Use a magnifying glass and find words with the short i: /i/ sound, and then write the words on the recording sheet
Use a magnifying glass and search for words with consonant x/ks and write the words on the recording sheet
Phonics Sorting Game for short a and short i/ Record the words
Listening Center –
After listening to or reading “Pig in a Wig” answer questions about the story. Questions are included that review the comprehension skills for the week
Writing Center –
Read and trace a sentence. Write the sentence. Draw a picture of the sentence. Then cut out the words and glue them in the correct order.
Segment short i words and then write the word under the picture.(2 sheets)
Write Spelling Words on lined paper.
Match Amazing Words to their picture and definition.
Cut out each Amazing Word and glue it beside the picture that illustrates the word.
Draw a sketch of an Amazing Word and write the word.
(1) Color a kid by coloring short i words
(2) Add to find spelling words..
(3) Read the story "Tim". Record short i words and HFW in story.
Answer questions about the story.
(4) Color a hundred's chart to find a spelling word.
(5) Roll the dice to practice writing spelling words.
(6) Write the correct word to finish the sentence.
(7) Count dots on dominoes. Write the number and find High-Frequency Words.
Highlight the subject in each sentence/ Write the subject
Put sentences in the correct order.
Color the bib with yes if the words make a sentence.
Color the bib with no if the words do not make a sentence.