Play tic tac toe with spelling words! Awesome idea!

Pick the word the are struggling with.Play tic tac toe with spelling words. to play, students have to repeatedly write the sight word. fun way to practice!

Make words with lego (",)

Filth Wizardry: DIY spinny spellers and repurposing Duplo bricks. Several fun ideas for using Duplo and Lego bricks for language arts.

I played this all the time.. but my version was not as cute! I am going to be so CUTE when I go back in the classroom.   Sight Word Slap Game

Sight Word Slap Game-Finally I know why there were fly swatters in my classroom when I first started teaching.she must've played this game!

sight word target practice... Would also be neat to do something similar outside. Wrote sight words with chalk on the blacktop and use s squirt gun or water balloons.

Sight Word Target Practice

This sight word target practice activity combines learning sight words with gross motor fun! Just grab some common materials for a fun learning game! (Nerf guns would be fun too!

Super fun, active way to teach children sight words. {Playdough to Plato}

Sight Word Drag Racing

{Sight Word Drag Racing} I watched them eagerly race two cars at a time down their track, I was struck with an idea. With one simple twist, their playful competition would make a motivating and educational game. Sight Word Drag Racing was born.

Alphabet Stones- fun for the kids to paint and use for making words

Art idea for class. Assign one letter to each kid and have them paint it on a rock and embellish with details. Display the alphabet rock collection in class

Practice sight words with Superheroes - play Superhero Sight Word Mash!

Superhero Sight Word Mash

Practice sight words (or speech words) with Superheroes - play Superhero Sight Word Mash! (or letters, numbers,etc) The kids would probably LOVE this!

More than just a bookshelf by Teach Preschool - clipboards on the back (",)

Getting the most value out of a bookshelf in the preschool classroom

Making clipboards and paper available to encourage children to represent and document their ideas with drawings, invented writing/spelling, dictation

Key Word fun: One child picks a word & says it.  Two other children try to see who will be the first one to slap the bug with the word on it. (Could be done with number problems too.) (",)

sight word game: One student reads a word while two other students race to try to smack the bug with the corresponding word. Could do with math facts as well.

This is such a fun and creative way to get kids excited to try out writing in a hands on way! Writing and mark-making in moon dust   from

Moon Dust Sensory Writing Tray

Moon Dust Sensory Pre-Writing Tray made with salt, black food colouring and silver glitter.