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Pick it! Build it! Write it! Work Mats

A new activity pack was added to my store. Pick it! Build it! Write it! includes 3 simple work mats that can be used in a number of different ways. 146 more words

Learning Letters

At what age should kids know the letters of the alphabet? Most kids will recognize some letters between the age of two and three years old. 232 more words

Roll and Read Sight Words

I have finished teaching my second week of first grade! First grade has been such a huge change from third grade. I was pretty shocked at the difference, even though I knew that, going in. 378 more words


10 Reasons RtI Doesn't Work

In the latest edition of “Perspectives,” a quarterly publication on literacy, Response to Intervention (RTI) was a major topic for discussion and exploration. RTI was established in schools to provide structure for making decisions about how to recognize children’s early academic difficulties, along with monitoring progress and appropriate interventions, in the hope of preventing long term failure.  723 more words

Reading Tutor

Learning Sight Words - Practice Ideas

English can be quite confusing when children are first learning to read and decode words using the sounds of this wonderful language. However, there are certain words which can not easily be sounded out and these words, often referred to as “sight words,” need to be recognized by just looking at them, hence the term sight words.  203 more words


Parrotfish Early Math & Numbers

ParrotFish starts by introducing the child to the concept of numbers, starting with simple fingers and objects while slowly introducing the idea of numbers. Over time as the child builds competency numbers are introduced then eventually addition, subtraction and number frames.

This week's focus

Hey y’all!

As you may have figured, each week we have a focus for writing, reading, and now science.

This week
Writing – Letter B… 283 more words