Teaching Kindergarten

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Free Printable CVC Word Mat

Help kindergarteners and first graders learn to spell short vowel CVC words with this free printable CVC Word Building Mat and picture card prompt set.

Running Record Cheat Sheet

This is a quick cheat sheet to use while taking and reading running reading records.

CVC Word Pop Worksheets

These CVC Word Pop worksheets are the perfect way for early learners to practice reading and identifying short vowel words. This packet features 25 pages which are organized by word family. The word families covered include at, an, ap, ab, an, ad, ag, ap, am, ed, eg, en, et, ot, ob, og, op, it, id, ...

Free Reading and Writing Practice

This Product has 7 pages of reading and writing practice. This product is great for Kindergarten or first graders. It helps to teach children in reading and writing in many ways. You can use as a classroom activities, morning work, word work and literacy centers.Get Reading and Writing Practice Grow...

Free Ice Cream Blend Puzzles - Playdough To Plato

If you're looking for a motivating way to teach kids how to read and write blends like BL-, FR- and SM-, you'll love these free ice-cream blend puzzles!

Short a CVC Worksheet Pack with a Bonus Literacy Center

This Short A pack provides pages and pages of CVC learning and practice for your students. It features 40 worksheets full of fabulous activities to help your students master short a words. As a bonus, you will also receive a literacy center activity to provide your students with further practice. Th...

Phonics Made Fun Level A (Short e Words)

Hands-on, engaging, and systematic phonics for beginning readers! This short e packet is part of Phonics Made Fun Level A Bundle! Included in this bundle

Classroom Reveal

I feel like this is the fastest my classroom has ever come together. For once I will NOT be going to school on the Saturday before the first day of school. I feel ready, anxious, excited, and happy. That last one is important. I don't remember feeling happy much last school year, and I was worried that I wouldn't get that happy feeling back again this year. Thankfully due to selective memory loss :P I am ready to start my 6th year teaching second grade! Thursday was Open House and I had a…

Listening Centers: How to Create a Simple System that Actually Works -

Listening to reading ideas to make your listening centers more organized and engaging for students! Learn where to find books from Steps to Literacy and how to get CD players for free! Also grab 10 free recording sheets!

How to Make Easy Individual Playdough Kits for Your Kids

Learn how to make inexpensive playdough kits. These individual DIY playdough boxes are a fun, easy, and engaging activity for your kids.

Christmas Literacy Centers for Kindergarten - In My World

Christmas Literacy Centers for Kindergarten Christmas is just over a month away and I have been working as much as I can to get the updates available to you before the beginning of December. Things are a bit hectic in my life at the moment as we have just moved house, but I will do …

MUST Do MAY Do: An Alternative to Rotating Reading Centers

I'm Joyce, a 1st grade teacher as well as a teacher-author on Teachers Pay Teachers. I LOVE to share my teaching expertise with other educators!


Individual Letter Board | FREEBIE | Social Distancing

Wondering how you are going to keep all those letter tiles or magnets that you use to differentiate instruction or provided extra visual support during reading and writing constantly clean or socially distanced so nobody has to share? This free resource tool is your answer. This individualized lette...

Running Record Tracking Forms EDITABLE

This 83 page pack has tracking forms, graphing sheets, running record forms, cheat sheets, teacher directions and more. There are also editable pages to type in your own information. Every page comes in English and Spanish to meet your needs. 4 Pages of Teacher Directions and InstructionsFollow step...

Bubble Word Families Activity

Such a cute, clever rhyming activity! Kids will have fun sorting bubbles on mats in this free printable Bubble Word Families Activity.