First grade songs

Engage and entertain your first graders with these fun and educational songs. Help them learn and reinforce important concepts while enjoying music and rhythm.
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Flip or Kick the Sound!

Hello Everyone! This week in first grade we will be practicing the "Accuracy" menu item on our CAFE board by "flipping" or "kicking" the sound. As young readers use their knowledge of letter sounds to decode words, we will guide them through this new strategy. While reading, if a word doesn't sound right, we will work on flipping or kicking a sound from the word and replacing it with another sound that letter can make. We will work mainly on the vowel sounds this week, but will soon move to…

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Lisa Coleran
TEN is such an important benchmark number! I love teaching Friends of Ten / Combinations of 10 because it really is a necessary skill to master that leads to soooo many other skills. This year, my colleague and I really made sure our kids knew the combinations inside and out. We reviewed it way more than usual and of course that helped solidify mastery. Grab the freebie poem on my blog. Ufli Foundations First Grade, First Grade Songs, Combinations Of 10, Friends Of Ten, Math Poems, Writing Elementary, First Grade Freebies, Math Songs, I Hate Math

Friends of Ten (Freebie Offered!)

TEN is such an important benchmark number! I love teaching Friends of Ten / Combinations of 10 because it really is a necessary skill to master that leads to soooo many other skills. This year, my colleague and I really made sure our kids knew the combinations inside and out. We reviewed it way more than usual and of course that helped solidify mastery. Grab the freebie poem on my blog.

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sumaira
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The First Thing I Do...

134 Days of school have quickly come and gone! So, I have a quick Freebie--My kids are at school, I had an all day meeting that ended early (woo-hoo!) and I can actually sit down for a few minutes and blog. I first saw this on Pinterest--but I do not have the original pin--If it was your idea thanks! During a meeting with Team Leaders and Administrators, my AP and I got to talking about headings. We both lived in NY as children and started teaching in NY as well. We always had to have a…

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Monique Gonzales