An interactive activity which involves students choose individual blocks with single letters on to build a word which is spelt out on a singular block. Great for practising phonics with younger pupils.
For the longest time, I tried to figure out what "learning through play" meant. Some thoughts that ran through my head were: Is it structured? Does it involve planning? What is the role of the teachers. Great post on learning through play!
Want to work on your child's printing and fine motor skills for hand-writing? Heere are ideas to improve letter recognition, pincer grip, hand strength, hand-eye coordination, all skills necessary to improve printing without writing. All ideas are cen
Do your kids "filter in" before the start of the school day bell rings? My graders can come in my classroom for up to 30 minutes before the day starts. This year I decided to institute a social time before morning work. It has made a differen