Check out these FREE writing lessons from two experienced teachers - you'll find resources for teaching writing in preschool, kindergarten, first, and second grade!
Popsicle Stick Notebook
Fountas and Pinnell Text Level Gradient
Here are five techniques to promote relaxation in your classroom - can be used for individuals, pairs, small groups or the whole class.
Are you a kindergarten or first grade teacher struggling to find activities to manage sight word instruction? This interactive sight word notebook is the perfect classroom idea for teaching reading and managing sight words. Students read words and passages multiple times daily. They master a level and move to the next! This bundle includes the pre-primer to third grade Dolch word list. (The sight word printables can be used in a notebook or used to make mini-books.)
Writing Station Activities for Young Learners-Students will write down sight words from their word wall for their grade level, Kindergarten or First Grade to complete this activity.
Sidewalk chalk game for kids - could adapt for outside music lesson
Guided Reading For YOU!
They are simple and cheap to make. You can update as the seasons or themes change in your classroom. ~The first thing you will need to do is head to your local $ Store and grab some old school photo albums. (I can't believe they are old school-totally showing my age!) The one that you just flip open and slide a photo under the clear flap.
Daily 5 interactive notebook FREEBIE! 2 pages for each of the Daily 5 Activities: Read to Self, Listen to Reading, Buddy Reading (Read with someone), Word work and Work on Writing! From Tina's Teaching Treasures