This 65-slide PowerPoint is designed for students learning about contractions or reviewing how contractions are formed.It also contains a 3-page PowerPoint companion handout. Students write on the handout, recording their answers, as you advance through the PowerPoint.The PowerPoint follows this bas...
10 Do's and Don'ts for Effective Vocabulary Instruction l Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog
10 Do's and Don'ts for Effective Vocabulary Instruction - Dr. Kimberly Tyson @tysonkimberly
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Sight Word Crayon Rubbing Activity - The OT Toolbox
This sight word activity has been so much fun. I got the idea when Big Sister came home from school with some sight word crayon rubbings. She made them during centers in her Kindergarten class. I had the idea that we could make our own version at home for added practice (and fun!). We ... Read more
School Age Activities | The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide
75+ Activities for School-Age Kids Whether you homeschool, supplement learning after school or are just looking for fun learning activities for kids in the lower elementary grades (grades Kindergarten through 3rd grade), this list of school-age activities is full of kids activities that are frugal, simple and fun. Check out the Homeschool Classifieds for […]
Bottle Cap Bonanza - (letters, numbers & blanks)
Bottle Cap Bonanza - (letters, numbers & blanks)Great for games, newsletters, awards, posters, resources, products and more!Includes uppercase letters (color and line art) lowercase letters (color and line art) numbers (0-9) (color and line art) 5 color blanks - 1 line art blank129 png i...
The case against “good” and “bad” - Marlee Neel
Don’t take the easy route! Instead, use this little trick to improve your writing -- let go of the words “good” and “bad,” and push yourself to illustrate, elucidate and illuminate your world with language.
Verbs Verbs Verbs!
In English, we recently began chapter three which is all about…you guessed it…verbs! In our first two chapters, we discussed sentences and nouns. Most of this was a review for the kids,…