Fairytales are old stories told and retold again, but do they deserve a place in a modern language arts curriculum? Besides the fact that the Common Core standards require exposure Continue Reading >>>
A book walk! I love this activity for so many reasons. It is great for those who learn best through movement and touch. It gets kids outside. It uses realia to teach vocabulary. I must do this with my ESOL class at least once this year!
(Standard Identify various features in print) This has 30 pages of activities that you can work on sight words. This would be great with teaching students sight words or with the students that are struggling with sight words.
ABC Order Lesson~ Try word stick centers. Write groups of words on Popsicle sticks, place each set of sticks in a separate container, and then have students sort words before writing them in the correct order. Use with word wall or sight words.