Phonics 1 Phonics/Alphabet Baskets Sorting Activity (from The Imagination Tree) Make baskets with objects that sound like a specific letter. Give the students a basket and let them practice their phonics skills by naming the objects.
This would make a great activity for carnival games- Spooning Marbles = fine motor activity to promote fine motor skill development & eye-hand coordination - from 30 Kids Activities & Materials for Promoting Fine Motor Skills
**Updated - I put the attention getters into a table format**I use these Whole Brain Teaching attention getters on a daily basis with my ELL students. These attention getters are a great way to improve your classroom management. I usually pick one
This one is for Measurement and planting seeds - Jack and the Beanstalk. You could write messages and sign them from different characters/animals to fit your weekly theme/story.Brown Bear, Pete the Cat, Little Quack, Goldilocks, etc.