Lynne Pickles
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Today my 1/2 students had a visit from none other than the 'punctuation fairy'... Who is this fairy you may ask? Well she brings magical skittles and makes a time with teachers to pop in and check students punctuation in their writing. For every correct capital letter and full stop, the 'Punctuation Fairy' leaves a skittle on top. Therefore the more writing the more skittles and the use of correct punctuation more skittles... Everyone is a winner!! Students left their writing books on their…

Today my students had a visit from none other than the 'punctuation…

This resource is excellent for emergent readers and writers. This download includes- -Writing Activities focusing on Full stops and Capital Letters -Sentence and Word Order worksheets -Basic sentence building blocks for emergent readers -90 sentence builders

This resource is excellent for emergent readers and writers. This download includes- -Writing Activities focusing on Full stops and Capital Letters -Sentence and Word Order worksheets -Basic sentence building blocks for emergent readers -90 sentence builders

Capitals and Periods lesson using green and red stickers

This is a fun and memorable way to remind students that sentences always begin with a capital and end with a period. I use inch sticky labels in red and green to help students … View Full Lesson →

Fun task cards to help kids concentrate on using correct end marks (periods / full stops, question marks and exclamation marks) and capital letters.

However, punctuation can be a tricky concept for many students. These fun task cards can help!

Get this FREE literacy center! Students use the different parts to create a sentence. There are parts that make up sentences that make sense, but students can also make silly sentences. Students can use these during word work or literacy centers to build fluency and practice building sentences.

Get this FREE literacy center! Students use the different parts to create a sentence. There are parts that make up sentences that make sense, but students can also make silly sentences. Students can use these during word work or literacy centers to build

Teaching elaboration during writing can be done with this engaging activity and idea!

Teaching elaboration during writing can be done with this engaging activity and idea! Anna comments: Great interactive way to teach expansion of a sentence!

Crayon Box Craft for Kids inspired by The Day the Crayons Quit! (Fun activity for Back to School!) ~ BuggyandBuddy.com

Crayon Box Craft and Retelling Activity for Kids based on the popular children's book, The Day the Crayons Quit! (Fun activity for Back to School!