Phonics to the Core- Pool Noodle Phonics: Decoding Matters Say the sounds of each letter- /p/ /a/ /t/. Then more the letters closer together and blend the sounds to make the word.
Fun to use with PreK or K. this teacher used it for letter awareness. I'd use it for speech sounds or grammar goals. This activity is great for letter awareness and also it will keep students engaged.
We have tried this in my setting, everyone became phonics detectives! It was amazing and the kiddies loved it!
First Grade School Box: Phonics. Long i word sort with McD's french fry containers
Inspector Phonics (easy to adapt idea)
: SHAKE OF THE DAY! The special student of the day gets to shake the bucket when they arrive at school to see if he/she can make a CVC word. If the student makes a CVC word we will share it with class, and he/she gets a reward