GENIUS! Use dollar store trash cans to sort words by feeding them into the slots!! & a ton of ideas for teaching the EW UE UI vowel pattern!
Station (diverse learners) : This would be great for vocabulary. The students can sign the word and describe what it means. This also works on fine motor skills for students who are diverse and can also be good practice for all learners.
Reading - HFW Ring Around A Bottle - students toss the ring and say the word if they land on one
Learn through play with Sight Word Hopscotch (change to suit your learning needs - letters, numbers, vocabulary, colors, etc) Get kids active, outdoors & learning!
continuous provision areas year 1
image1 Phonics Challenge Table
Read the word and sort it into the correct digraph pot.
sight word Twister outside: tell the kiddo the word and s/he picks whether to put the arm/foot on that word
Blending line - Teaching and practising blending for reading VC and CVC words and segmenting for spelling.
This activity would work well as a first-grade center or as a whole class activity upon entering the classroom or as an exit slip activity.
Sort the images by initial sounds, phonics, Read, Write Inc
Letter formation idea. Emergent writing. Mark Making. Teaching. Classroom. Resources. EYFS. Early Years. Reception. Children. Learning
Phonics & f motor
Hide a Pom Pom under a cup and guess which digraph it is under. EYFS
I-Spy Phonics Game. Really good small group time phonics based activity.
Egg Flip Sight Word Game Could do this with Capital and Lower case letters; number recognition; shapes and everyday objects, the possibilities are endless!