This cute Christmas freebie includes 8 color by sight word pictures. Sight words are so important for students to learn because it teaches them to read more fluently! These fun sheets practice many different sight words and color words! Perfect for centers, morning work, independent work, or home...
How to Build Fluency in Young Readers - Mrs. Thompson's Treasures
Some kids learn to read and just begin to naturally read with fluency (speed, accuracy, and proper expression). Many kids, however, need some guidance and practice! Here are some things you can do to help build fluency in your young readers! 1. Model, Model, Model: Reading aloud to kids is the first step in building their ... Read More about How to Build Fluency in Young Readers
Check out these free sight word worksheets! They're based on the Dolch sight words and are great for early readers in kindergarten and first grade. You can get worksheets for the preprimer, primer, and first grade list. #sightwords #teachingreading #dolch #preprimer #kindergarten #firstgrade
Here's a great idea for an alternative to sight word flash cards. Pick up some paint sample strips from your local hardware store and write sight words, spelling words or even topic words. You could use them for testing, writing stations, genre writing and more. Perhaps you could record word families, rhyming words, or other spelling pattern. by Karen Hoggan
A few months back I posted the 10 Activities for Learning Letters and Sounds activity kit that I developed for a few first graders who hadn’t yet mastered letters and sounds. The idea behind the kit was to provide fun, hands-on activities for either classroom voluteers or parents to work with their child at home. […]