I have created beautiful, animated PowerPoint versions of each of these games, plus a bundle of all three. You could also use small rocks, decorative gems or whatever you have handy. Free Games of The Week. That means a new batch of students to get to know, students who need to be made comfortable in your classroom, and who need to get to know each other.
Manage your account ABCya is the leader in free educational computer games and mobile apps for kids. Make a thin layer of shaving cream on a tray and use a paintbrush or better yet a fingertip to spell out the words.
It was a fun way to play with a large group of kids.
So of course the only thing to do was to spice up our weekly spelling homework and make it fun. Do you consider yourself shy or outgoing? Partner Spell - take turns adding a letter to spell each word.
This site is exactly what I have been looking for! Playing sports or watching sports? Use them to build letters and form spelling words. All ages will enjoy the off-the-wall ideas!
Child should cover appropriate words when called. Window Writing - use Crayola Window Markers and write words on windows or sliding glass doors. Rainbow Words - spell words using different colored markers or crayons for each letter.
I always stock up on seasonal erasers to use for math, etc and they actually work great for spelling too. The sounds, the action, so many choices and things to do. The files work on Windows and OS X platforms, and they are all editable, so you can add or change questions anytime you like.
What I like about all of them is that they get students talking, but require very little social risk. As a teacher and a mom I am going to tell you that it is important to sit with your child and model how to properly form letters.
I have no idea where I picked them up, but they are not original to me.Good reading skills are essential not only for fourth-grade academic success, but also for lifelong learning. The teacher-reviewed, curriculum-based activities and exercises in this workbook will help your children catch up, keep up, and get ahead.
The name game can be won by anyone willing to cheat by picking up a dictionary in advance of playing. Go to the letter of your name and start reading until you find something that you like.
During my 15+ years as an educator (wow, has it really been that long?!) I have had the privilege of teaching various grades from 3yr olds at the preschool level thru 3rd grade. I'm the homeschool mom of a 4th grade boy who doesn't prefer to write stories.
This book has been a like a dream come true. One fun page at a time, my son is writing.
JumpStart’s extensive collection of fun, printable worksheets for first graders is perfect for 6 and 7 year old children. Parents and teachers can use these free worksheets to help kids master important first grade skills.
Writing & Fine Motor Practice - you can do the old stand-by and write your words on a piece of paper, maybe even the dreaded 5x each or you can. 1. Play Dough Words - use play dough to form letters to spell out each word.
Pipe Cleaner Words - use pipe cleaners and bend and form to make letters used to write out the words.Download