Aiming for First

 (23)
United States - Idaho - Star
Aiming for First
4.0
95 votes
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." ~William Butler Yeats
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
By Aiming for First
Someone or some thing has silenced the letters! Can you help these letters be heard? This packet features a game board, 87 word cards, and a read/write the room page. The word cards have words with silent b, g, h, k, o, s, t, u, and w, but no
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Games, Literacy Center Ideas
$3.00
21 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (5.00 MB)
By Aiming for First
This game focuses on the r-controlled vowels -er, -ir, & -ur. There are a total of 135 word cards (54 -er, 30 -ir, 30 -ur word cards, 16 special cards, and 5 burger cards). It can be played as individuals or in teams. The game is made so that a
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.2.3, RF.3.3
$3.00
16 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.15 MB)
By Aiming for First
Use as practice or review for -dge! This game features words with the /j/ sound spelled -dge as will as j-. There are a total of 56 /j/ word cards= 29 –dge word cards and 27 j- word cards as well as 8 special cards, and 8 blank cards.
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.2.3
$3.00
10 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.26 MB)
By Aiming for First
Students will have a lot of fun practicing the sound /kw/ spelled qu_ as they try to get their bee back to its hive. In this small group game, there are 81 word cards and 18 special direction cards that will engage students as they learn or review
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Fun Stuff, Games
$3.00
10 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.10 MB)
By Aiming for First
On your mark! Get set! GO! This game, intended for 2-6 players, focuses on the sound /s/ spelled ce, ci_, or cy. There are a total of 128 word cards (72 ce, 28 ci_, 15 cy word cards, and 13 special direction cards) and a car race themed game
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Fun Stuff, Games, Literacy Center Ideas
$3.00
11 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (4.49 MB)
By Aiming for First
The minions are here to help your students with words ending in -ion and the suffix -ion! Students will enjoy playing this game with companions at least a bajillion times, and teachers will enjoy the millions of opportunities students are offered
Subjects:
Reading
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
RF.2.3d, RF.3.3b
$3.00
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.41 MB)
By Aiming for First
There are many ways to spell the long i vowel sound. Included with this packet is a way for students to practice the long i spelled i, _ie, i_e, _igh, and _y. Students will be able to practice with these spellings in a small group setting as they
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Literacy Center Ideas
$3.00
7 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.65 MB)
By Aiming for First
As a classroom teacher, I was perplexed at the number of 1st graders who came to my class not knowing their address, their phone number, or even their own birthday! In addition, most came needing a lot of practice with number sense and
Subjects:
Math
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Printables
$2.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.72 MB)
By Aiming for First
Vowel teams can be tricky! This packet includes 4 games- Memory, Go Snail (Go Fish), board game, and Bingo- to help your students practice the long a vowel sound spelled ai_. Fun, vibrant graphics will grab the attention and interest of students.
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Games, Literacy Center Ideas
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (3.49 MB)
By Aiming for First
This game focuses on the digraphs -sh, -th, -ch (_tch) , & -wh. There are a total of 4 sandwich cards, 32 special cards, and 280 word cards to allow for a lot of practice with digraphs! This game can be played as individuals or in teams. The
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Games, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.2.3, RF.3.3
$3.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.31 MB)
By Aiming for First
This game focuses on words with the long o sound spelled simply o or o_e (silent e). There are a total of 114 word cards- 58 cards featuring words with the long o spelled o, 44 cards featuring words with the long o spelled o_e, and 12 special cards
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.K.2, RF.K.3, RF.1.2, RF.1.3, RF.2.3
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.16 MB)
By Aiming for First
This product includes a BLANK worksheet and a BLANK work mat (in both a color and black and white version) for your students to practice working with fact families. Visual cues help students place the correct numbers in the correct space. Use dice,
Subjects:
Math, Basic Operations
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Handouts
$1.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.36 MB)
By Aiming for First
You will really get your money's worth with this fun game! "Payday!" is a reading game that also involves a bit of math. Students will get valuable practice and/or review with the four most common spellings of the long a sound: a_e, a, ai_, and
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Games, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.1.3c
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (4.25 MB)
By Aiming for First
This product focuses on the /er/ sound spelled _ar, ear, and (w)or. *The focus is NOT on er, ir, or ur.* Students will enjoy playing a game as they practice words with the alternate /er/ spellings, but watch out for the early bird! There are 16
Subjects:
Reading
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Printables, Games
CCSS:
RL.1.1, RL.2.3, RL.3.1, RF.1.3, RF.2.3, RF.2.3b, RF.3.3
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (3.63 MB)
By Aiming for First
This game focuses on the long o sound and its five different, most common, spellings: o, o_e, _oe, oa_, and _ow. There are a total of 164 long o word cards. To see the full list of words used, check out the preview! Additionally, there are 6
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Games, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.1.3c, RF.2.3c
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (9.38 MB)
By Aiming for First
Practice the sound /or/ while having lots of fun! Children love candy corn. Children love Bingo. Teachers love for students to learn. Combine these loves by playing Candy Corn Bingo! Students will be able to practice reading, or review, the
Subjects:
Reading, Autumn, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Games, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.2.3
FREE
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.83 MB)
By Aiming for First
Students will need to read the code and correctly color numbers 100-219 to reveal the hidden picture. I wanted my students to have more practice reading and saying the numbers past 100. This activity gives them an opportunity to do so.
Subjects:
Math, Numbers, Place Value
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities
FREE
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.74 MB)
By Aiming for First
Look! Look! THREE activities to help your students practice and/or review the short oo sound. What a steal!!! There are 61 words with the short oo sound. These words are used in a game, a word sort, and a sentence writing activity. It is not a
Subjects:
Reading, Phonics
Grades:
1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Games
CCSS:
RF.1.3, RF.2.3, RF.2.3e
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (3.05 MB)
showing 1-18 of 18

Ratings

Digital Items
4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:

4.0
Total:
95 total vote(s)
Ask Aiming for First a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I've taught 1st grade for 12 years now!

MY TEACHING STYLE

Relaxed, interactive, games, routines

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Well... I got an award in 5th grade for perfect attendance! I receive almost daily Best Teacher EVER "awards" from my firsties, which are very satisfying. :)

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Master's Degree

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

In addition to my 20 kids, I also have 3 biological children, a husband, a dog, and a sink full of dishes.

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up