Paint in a bag, good for drawing and practicing letters

Fun learning idea (paint or hair gel in a bag is good for drawing and practicing letters). Great idea for clean freak moms! LOVE this! Maybe a different way to practice spelling words!

DIY salt tray with alphabet cards - great for early writing practice

Had when i worked in a preschool and kids love them! I would use colored sand instead of white salt. DIY salt tray with alphabet cards. Easy to make and kids have fun smoothing out the salt after correctly making the letter

Literacy Center: Word (or alphabet) Swat

Literacy centers - the first six months sight word swat as a literacy centre. Dollar tree has giant fly swatters!

25 Ways to Teach Sight Words!

Teaching, Learning, & Loving: 25 Ways to Teach Sight Words!

Color by Sight Word!

Check out her prek packets

Boggle is such a great game for pattern recognition and spelling. You can even get a little math in there with the scoring. You can make a new one any time.

Boggle Templates - Make a New Game Every Time!

Word Work: Classroom Freebies: Boggle Templates - Make a New Game Every Time!

Sight Words Freebie

(Homework time activity options) Sight Words Freebie Learn and recognize sight words by finding the hidden words with coloring activities.

Boggle- This is by far the most popular in my room. I got this amazing activity from Create-Teach-Share and my kids go bananas for it. I just change the letters weekly to reflect our spelling pattern focus and they go on a word making frenzy. LOVE it!

Grade's a Hoot: Daily 5 Work on Words. and freebies! Make boggle board

First Grade Writing Sentences Worksheets: Stretch a Sentence Worksheet

Stretch a Sentence

Stretch a Sentence- perfect for adding details! I really like this idea! This is a great way to assist students with goals for saying complex sentences.

Story Sequencing

First, next, then, last. Use with my ELA intervention class, yep!