This SmartBoard file is intended for a morning meeting in first grade. The first slide includes a sound file of the Beatles' "Good Day Sunshine," so my firsties know when that songs plays, to join me for morning meeting! We then sing a "days of the
The lyrics to "Let It Go" from the movie Frozen. I used this to both do a shared reading with my first graders and to exemplify figurative language via pictures in the song. They loved it and really enjoyed singing along!
A great resource for the end of year! Students are able to write information about themselves and the great year they've had in an ESL setting. Use to show growth, or as an end of year project for students to take home. Book includes 11 pages, with
Predict-o-grams can be super helpful for previewing new books (read alouds, guided readings, and content specific books) using new vocabulary. Using the template, the teacher would pick a book, and pick specific vocabulary which pertains to the
This is a complete set of sight word cards for first grade, reading levels A - H. I print these out on card stock and use them for both my Word Wall and for word rings for my students. The continuity between what they see in class and what they
Smart Notebook file that helps students practice quickly reading sight words. Includes editable letter from the Flash, and kindergarten sight words. On each slide, students may read, touch the Flash, and he "runs" across the screen.
I read the book, Frozen, based on the movie with my class. They loved it so they were super engaged! I used this sheet to go over story elements with them while keeping their interest. We discussed characters, setting, problem, solution, and
A worksheet aligned with CCSS and TCRWP. Students focus on one item, observe details, and create a detailed sentence. This worksheet references mentor Jane Yolen's text, Owl Moon. Document is editable - any work can be used! Great for struggling