Paint in a bag, good for drawing and practicing letters.

Paint Bag Writing Tablet - Put some finger paint or tempera paint into a sturdy freezer ziploc bag. Seal it well and smoosh the paint around the entire bag. Children can practice writing letters or sight words.


Helping kids with letter reversal. Come Together Kids: Easy Letter Reversal Solution.

HFW - Tricky word skittles

Sight Words Ring Around A Bottle - students toss the ring and say the word if the ring lands one of the bottles.

Sight Word Pounding

Sight Word and Letter Pounding

Sight Word Pounding: a toy hammer, golf tees, a permanent marker and sheets of styrofoam. Write letters, numbers or sight words on the styrofoam and have them hammer the golf tee into the correct answer. Great for active boys.

Why would you need crayons, textas, pencils and paper to draw when you can have more fun with a Rainbow Salt Tray! Draw pictures, create patterns, practise writing your name and so much more with this simple to make Rainbow Salt Tray. {}

Rainbow Salt Tray

Rainbow Salt Tray - Pre-Writing Skills Use flash cards with letters, numbers, shapes or names to go with.

Snowman Game...I made this for my daycare children for a Christmas game.  I spent very little money on it and the kids had fun!!  (Mine didn't look quite as good as the one pictured...but same idea!!)

SINGING SNOWMAN POM-POM SNOWBALLS ~ general dimensions and instructions - maybe not a must do but would be fun to do when the little ones come to the hot chocolate bar December