Beginning Sound Sort. Can change this to middle sound and ending sound. Start with fewer letter sounds for three year olds. Many other good games on post.
Literacy centers - the first six months sight word swat as a literacy centre. Dollar tree has giant fly swatters!
Check out this creative bulletin board idea. This teacher sends out a letter to the parents asking for random items. The item to search for changes every day.
Musical Reading Chairs--students have to shout out sight word before sitting down.
Consonant Digraph Sorting Activity
For Literacy Centers instead of pocket chart. 32 Free pics for sorting consonant digraphs! Works great for small groups or literacy centers.
Roll a Silly Sentence (FREE Printable Included!)
Writing Sentences - Help kids improve their sentences with this fun, FREE, hands on activity --- Roll a Silly Sentence. This is great for elementary kids from parents, homeschool to teachers.
Funky fingers and initial sound sorting
: 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
Inspector Phonics (easy to adapt idea)
Phase 3 and 5 sounds for outdoor phonics activities