Digital and Printable Learning Reading Response Menus *EDITABLE*
Reading response menus give students some choice while allowing teachers to hold students accountable for independent reading and assess their understanding of various comprehension skills. Learning to write about text will help students to deepen their understanding and prepare them for standardized testing.
Dolch Sight Word Folder System for Practicing and Assessing Sight Words
Wanting to differentiate your groups or centers when practicing sight words? I did too, so I created an easy system for allowing all of my students to work on their own sight words at their own pace. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * ...
Tutorial: How to Make a Plush Alphabet
So, here it is--my plush alphabet magnet tutorial. This is a bit of a quick and dirty project--and I think it lends itself to inexactitude--...
Sentence Surgery…laminated unedited sentence strips, bandaid strips for ending punctuation, small round bandages for commas and quotations, tongue depressors to mark capitalization, and ‘Emergency Kit’ paper bags w/ red cross on them (to keep surgery supplies).
This is a visual for how students work their way up the Reading Ladder. Kindergarten is working within the levels 1 and 2 throughout the year. When working with your child, please focus on these skills so that they have a solid reading foundation. Success is earned and needs to be worked for. Thank you to Katelyn's Learning Studio for this amazing resource.
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Multi-Sensory Ideas for Teaching Sight Words - Make Take & Teach
In order to be fluent readers, students need to be able to recognize sight words quickly and accurately as these words make up between 50-70% of the words we encounter in text. Students who struggle learning sight words greatly benefit from using a multi-sensory approach to teaching. The term “multi-sensory” means using all the different senses […]
Charm's New Shelves
Wall Paint Color: SW 6109 Hopsack Well, they are sort of new:). We actually installed them in November, but I never wrote about them until now. I can safely say after 4 months of use that we all love them! While we considered making the shelves out of wood, we were worried about the sharp corners and hard wood causing injury. Also wood shelves drilled into studs would easily turn into a fireman's ladder in the mind of a 2 year old, and that wouldn't be good. Vinyl gutters helped to achieve…