Sight Word Activities

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Cara Carroll
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I absolutely LOVE teaching sight word recognition and writing and I'm always looking for ways to amp up my instruction in this area. Here are some activities, games, and printables that have worked for me and help me to reinforce these words in my daily instruction! The words included in this packet are a great companion for Dolch List 1.

Words included are: the, to, and, he, a, I, you, it, of, in, was, said, his, that, she, for, on, they, but, had, is, are, as, with.

Activities, Games, & Printables include:

*24 - Play-Doh/Tactile Word Mats - create the word with play-doh {or another tactile medium} and practice writing the word and/or using it in a sentence

*24 - Build the word. Trace and write the word. Stamp the word. Color the word. Write the word in rebus sentences and read them to a friend.

* 24 printable word hunts

*Build It. Stamp It. Write It. Rainbow Write It. Decorate It...with printable letter tiles

*Mystery Bags & recording sheet

*Shake, Find, Dob, & Write

*Spin it to Win it! - spin the spinner & trace the word. {4 Spin it to Win it printables and an extension activity}

*Blast Off! - Roll the die and write the word in a matching column on the graph.

*I have, Who Has {the sight word edition}

*Star Gazing - printable sight words on stars. Adhere to various surfaces in classroom and find with a flashlight. Recording sheet included

*Guess the Word - Printable picture strips that the students "read" to determine a mystery word. Recording sheets included.

*Spell the Scramble - word cards and recording sheets.

*ABC order cards and recording sheet {in black and white}

*Scrambled Eggs - Match the scrambled letters to the correct word {includes recording sheet}

*Don't Bug Me! - Sight word game with fly swatters

*Rotten Apple! - printable sight word game

*The Apple Trail - 2 printable game mats and recording sheets

*2 printable sight word mini anchor charts {visual word cues...he & in}

*12 printable sight word songs

This packet is organized by activity and not by alphabetical order :) For a more detailed look at this packet, please click the PREVIEW button!

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Thanks so much!

Cara Carroll
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