Where's the Bear? I wanted to post a pick of another favorite sight word game of my cuties. It's called Where's the Bear. I labeled Dixie cups with sight words. Then I turn them over onto a tray and hide a bear underneath one cup.
Had when i worked in a preschool and kids love them! I would use colored sand instead of white salt. DIY salt tray with alphabet cards. Easy to make and kids have fun smoothing out the salt after correctly making the letter
Letter wands to find items that start with that letter around the room BALANCEDLITERACYDIET :: index :: Balanced Literacy Diet Early Literacy-Elizabeth Elliott
Short A Activities and Resources (including freebies!)
LITERACY CENTER: Secret CVC words where kids figure out the initial sounds of each picture to figure out the secret word - great reading practice and beginning sounds practice at the same time!
Beginning Letter Sounds: Free Matching Cards
Beginning Sound Kindergarten Activity: Beginning Letter Sounds: Free Matching Cards. Great literacy center or ABC game.
CVC Words: Beginning Sound Clip Cards for CVC word families
Beginning sound clip cards for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten. Initial Sound Make A Word Clip Cards: Interactive Phonics Fun Just an idea for some teachers out there.
Homemade word dominoes game for CVC words
Homemade word dominoes spelling game to teach cvc word patterns. Fun spelling game and spelling center for cvc words.
Sight Words Ring Around A Bottle - students toss the ring and say the word if the ring lands one of the bottles.
Squish and Seek Sight Words
Squish and Seek Sight Word Game. This is creative, low prep way to help kids learn sight words. Students move pInt around to reveal sight words. Credit: Playdough to Plato
Using chain links to attach matching cards :) Great fine motor to go along with letter recognition!
10 Super Simple and Easy Rhyming Games for Preschoolers
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Nursery Rhyme Singing Basket: baby and toddler play
Make a nursery rhyme singing basket for babies, toddlers and preschoolers to enjoy singing their favourite songs with parents and care-givers! Fantastic for early language development and creativity for the very smallest children and a great activity for
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Unlock The Rhyme - Rhyming Activity
Unlock the rhyme literacy center ideas. You could use this idea for all sorts of things like upper and lower case letters and math problems.
Jolly Phonics challenge table // Could be an interesting way to begin arranging materials for a phonics centre