Professional Development Books for Teaching Phonics
A Fresh Look at Phonics. I love anything by Wiley Belvins! This book focuses on teaching reading in k-2. There’s one chapter for each “key” to phonics success and then the top 10 failures of phonics instruction. I love this book because it’s …
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10 Amazing Books to Teach Sight Words to Beginning Readers
(1 days ago) The book explores opposites like thin and wide as well as colors like red and blue. Most of these are also sight words or high frequency words! My students enjoy the cadence of this read aloud as they listen and often help with the words to describe the different sheep. It is a really popular one to reread in the library.
10 Back to School Books that Students (and Teachers!) Love
(5 days ago) This book is a favorite in many classrooms for good reason: it teaches students to be themselves and own their little quirks. Camilla, the main character, is so worried about what other people will think of her love of lima beans that she breaks out in a terrible case of stripes.
10 Inviting Phonemic Awareness Books Your Students Will …
(Just Now) This adorable book follows Cow as he switches around the phonemes in that tricky phrase. Kids have fun switching them back to help Cow wake the farm up in the morning. 🐄. These phonemic awareness books are not just my favorites. They’re my students’ favorite books, too! They love the engaging stories, fun rhythm and questions and answers.
Thanksgiving Emergent Readers
(4 days ago) • Every book shows the target skill in the top left corner of the book cover. • Every book has a fluency component. Students read the book each time, coloring a picture each time they read. What is included in the Thanksgiving Emergent Readers? 3 ABC books. Uses predictable sentences about letter sounds, sight words, and Thanksgiving
The Best Kids Thanksgiving Books about Turkeys for the
(Just Now) This book is short and sweet. The end of the book has an entry from “Jenny’s Journal.” She shares facts that she learned from her local library as well as different things she found (like feathers and tracks) and art projects she has done of turkeys. We love to do an art project with this story based on Jennny’s Journal.
Christmas Position Words Book: Fun, Festive and FREE
(3 days ago) Fun, Festive and FREE Christmas Position Words Book. This Christmas position words book is perfect for those hectic days before winter break. Practice positional words with this fun and engaging theme. I need all the help I can get with engaging my students in content before the holiday break. My students love this themed book so I introduce it
Free Reading Challenge for Kids at Home
(7 days ago) Read a book in bed. Read a book two times in a row. What do students need in order to do the summer reading challenge activities? These activities were specifically designed with all students in mind. Some may have access to a variety of books while others do not have that kind of book selection.
Leap Year Picture Books to Read Aloud
(Just Now) This book is best for first and second grade as it gets a little complex. Bonus: it works on calendar skills! See “Leap’s Day: February 29” on Amazon Bonus: Leap Back Home to Me. This sweet book is not about Leap Day or Leap Years but it does have the word “leap” which can help our youngest kids understand an abstract concept. It is a
10 Fire Safety Books for Kids to Learn in Elementary
(8 days ago) This book does an excellent job of sharing all of the important things about fire safety while also addressing the fears that some kids may have about fires and fire drills. See “Stop, Drop and Roll” on Amazon Fireboy to the Rescue. This book is a hit with superhero-loving kids. They get to follow Fireboy into a fire station and learn how
Christmas Emergent Readers
(1 days ago) • Every book shows the target skill in the top left corner of the book cover. • Every book has a fluency component. Students read the book each time, coloring a picture each time they read. What is included in the Christmas Emergent Readers? 3 ABC books. Uses predictable sentences about letter sounds, sight words, and Christmas vocabulary.
FREE Three Ways to Read a Book Posters
(3 days ago) Students can “read” the book by “reading” the pictures! Simply look at the picture and describe what is happening. #2 – Read the Words. This is the traditional way to read. Decode the text to make meaning. This is what many kindergarteners think they must be doing during reading time. While reading the words is fabulous (and they will
Christmas Around the World Books for Classroom Staycation
(7 days ago) This book is a perfect introduction to how an object can become part of a cultural tradition and how that tradition lives on, even beyond the story. I had never known why poinsettias were part of the Christmas tradition until I read this book! See “The Legend of the Poinsettia” on Amazon United States Twas the Night Before Christmas
Growth Mindset Books for Young Learners
(5 days ago) This book is an excellent introduction to growth mindset for kids. It explains how your brain can stretch and grow. It really drives home the “growth” vs “fixed” concept. I especially love this book because I can reference it when having important conversations with my students. “Don’t forget your brain is like an elastic band.
Free Christmas Phonics Worksheets that Phonics Practice
(8 days ago) FREE Christmas Letter Sounds Phonics Worksheets. The Merry Sounds activity requires students to look at each picture, say the word, and determine the beginning sound. All pictures start with the /m/ or /n/ sound. Just in case students do not understand which word a picture represents, a clipart key in included for parents, teachers, and tutors.
Setting Up Your Parent Teacher Communication Log
(5 days ago) Step Three. Number the tabs 1-30 (or however many students you have). I always number all my students alphabetically as part of our classroom management system. Numbers fit perfectly on these tabs and student sheets are easy to find. Now after you “communicate” with your students’ parents/guardians, you can jot down the information.
The Ultimate List of Picture Book Read Alouds for Primary
(8 days ago) This is the ULTIMATE list of picture book read alouds for primary grades. Every topic and season is included, and books were carefully picked by teachers! You may or may not know – but I am obsessed with teaching kids how to read! 😉. However, teaching kids …
Teaching Reading with Expression: Free Fluency Bookmarks
(8 days ago) Assign students either a line of text to read, a page of text read, or one small book to read. Make sure it is a text that they can already read accurately and automatically. In other words, you want to use text below or at their independent reading level. Give each of your students a bookmark and the text.
CVC Decodable Readers
(3 days ago) These no prep, fold-and-go decodable readers use only the targeted cvc word family and sight words in each reader. Categories: Decodable Readers, Phonics Based Reading Passages, Printable Books. Subjects: CVC Words, Decoding Words, Phonics, Reading Comprehension. Grade Levels: 1st Grade, Kindergarten. Resource Types: PDF.
Free Reading Interest Survey for Elementary Students
(3 days ago) Downloading the Free Reading Survey for Elementary Students. This freebie is a PowerPoint file. If you want the fonts to match mine, you can download them (for free). But don’t worry, you don’t need to download these specific fonts to use the free reading interest survey. I just wanted to offer them to you in case you prefer your fonts to
September 11 Children's Books
(3 days ago) This is the book that addresses the actual events of the morning of September 11 the least. It is really a story about the Twin Towers when they were first built and how admired they were. It is a good book to read aloud to build background knowledge while acknowledging the events of September 11.
Blends Decodable Readers
(9 days ago) Blends Decodable Readers. $9.50. Add to Cart. Checkout Added to cart. Blends Decodable Readers is the perfect way for new readers to practice reading words with consonant blends in context. Categories: Decodable Readers, Phonics Based Reading Passages, Printable Books. Subjects: Letter Blends.
Thanksgiving Phonics Activities to Boost Phonics & Reading
(6 days ago) Reading predictable sentences about letter sounds while building fluency and in a book. Thanksgiving CVC Words . There are 25 Thanksgiving CVC words activities. The Thanksgiving cvc words resource will help your students practice and achieve the following skills:
Expanding Sentences Activity
(3 days ago) This book, A Cow on the Couch by Glen A. Penrod, is the perfect lesson introduction to teach students to lengthen their sentences. Read below to learn more about it and download a free copy of my expanding sentences activity! This post contains affiliate links. By purchasing through this link, we get a small commission.
Decodable Readers *SUPER BUNDLE*
(5 days ago) Decodable Readers for all phonics skills in a money-saving bundle is here! Important Note: Please see the skill list below to know what phonics skills are included in the words in these decodable books.These books follow a sequential skill order. They’re perfect for beginning readers because they are printable, require no prep, and include pre-reading and post-reading …
CVC Word Activity using Free Tracing Cards and Photo Album
(2 days ago) About the Free Printable CVC Activity Tracing Book Cards. There are 6 CVC cards for each vowel sound. Each card has the traceable word as well as a clip art picture clue in the corner. The traceable word includes numbered path of motion for each letter, so even your youngest learners can use this activity to write words.
Shapes and Solids
(5 days ago) Shapes and Solids – Mini Books. $3.00. Add to Cart. Checkout Added to cart. These books are perfect for introduction or review of 2D Flat Shapes and 3D Solid Shapes! Students will get to know shapes and solids through tracing, drawing, and completing the shape description. Categories: Printable Books.
Why Every Phonics Teacher Should Use Decodable Readers
(5 days ago) Therefore, the book has a sentence that says, “Pat likes to shop.” Your students will become confused when they cannot sound out shop correctly because they have yet to learn that sh says /sh/. For this reason, all of my CVC decodable readers and CVC decodable passages use only the targeted CVC word family and sight words/high frequency words.
10 Not-So-Spooky, Teacher Approved Halloween Books For Kids
(Just Now) Pumpkin Jack. Pumpkin Jack is a book is a story about a boy named Tim and the first pumpkin he ever carved. He set it out for Halloween but when the holiday was over, it began to rot and change. The story takes students through the cycle of a pumpkin through an engaging story and intriguing illustrations.
R-Controlled Vowels Decodable Readers
(2 days ago) R-Controlled Vowels Decodable Readers. $8.60. Add to Cart. Checkout Added to cart. R-Controlled Vowels Decodable Readers are the perfect way for new readers to practice reading words with r-controlled vowels in context. These no prep, fold-and-go decodable readers use only the targeted r-controlled vowels and sight words in each reader.
CVCe Word Family
(8 days ago) These CVCe magic e books are made from ONE sheet of paper. Without staples or glue (just some folds and one quick snip), it turns into 8 pages that your students can take home and read as they practice the skills in the book! Step-by-step, picture and text directions are included. This set includes one […]
Halloween Emergent Readers
(1 days ago) • Every book shows the target skill in the top left corner of the book cover. • Every book has a fluency component. Students read the book each time, coloring a picture each time they read. What is included in the Halloween Emergent Readers? 3 ABC books. Uses predictable sentences about letter sounds, sight words, and Halloween vocabulary.
Counting Zero to 100 Printable Booklet
(3 days ago) Counting Zero to 100 Printable Booklet. $3.00. Add to Cart. Checkout Added to cart. Counting to 100 can be so daunting for littles! Do you need a unique way to reinforce number identification and counting to 100? This is it!! I needed a way to reinforce numbers to 100 as well as assess how well my students could count to 100. Each worksheet is
8 St Patrick's Day Read Alouds for Your Classroom
(7 days ago) This is definitely the quirkiest book on the list. I love sharing limerick’s with my students, especially on and around St. Patrick’s Day! These are the silliest and kids absolutely love them. These limerick’s were written in the 1800s and have been compiled into one book full of nonsense that will have your whole class cracking up.
Sentence Structure Worksheets for Building Writing Skills
(6 days ago) We have a book review due in 4 days and while we have read th book and started to struggle with the summary, this looks like a wonderful tool to help the dry writing process I am trying to pass on. Lauren. October 11, 2016 at 2:50 pm. Hi Ivan, I’m honored that you found this information helpful. Your kids are lucky to have a Dad that cares so
Groundhog Day Printable Book and Writing Activities
(6 days ago) Included is a Printable Student Book (7 pages) that is packed with student-friendly information about Groundhog Day. Each page has coordinating clip art that can be colored by students. Categories: Groundhog Day, Printable Books. Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Writing. Grade Levels: 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, Kindergarten.
Teaching CVCE with Magic E
(1 days ago) Teaching CVCE with Magic E. Last month we introduced CVCE words using Magic E. As I was planning ahead, I was a bit worried about how I would teach my students to remember two things: 1. The vowel will now make the long sound. 2. The “e” will not make any sound. Over a couple weekends, I came up with a plan. My poor husband.
Decoding Drills for Building Phonics Fluency
(7 days ago) Decoding Drills for Building Phonics Fluency – R-Controlled Vowels Edition. $4.00. Add to Cart. Checkout Added to cart. R-controlled vowels Decoding Drills are here! After learning a new phonics skill, students need to apply that skill in word reading. Decoding Drills provide students the opportunity to practice their newly learned skills in