Nonsense word games and practice for your elementary classroom.
Decoding drills for fluency are a perfect and fun way for kindergarten and first graders to practice decoding words. They help build speed and automaticity, which improves reading fluency. They also make great reading intervention activities. I love that they are differentiated and include real and nonsense words.
Differentiating doesn’t always mean tiering. . . Remember that we differentiate in response to learning profiles, interest AND readiness. But once in a while, when the planets all align, you can differentiate in response to all three. I’m going to show you an example. Over the last couple of days and over the…