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Monday, July 14, 2014

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Sunday, July 13, 2014

Free Word Wall Cards

Download these set of word wall cards to review parts of speech with my older kids.
They are ready to print, cut and laminate.

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Saturday, July 5, 2014

New Packs!

I added 4 new packs to my Literature packs.

Use these packs to teach your kids about The Little Red Hen, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood and Peter Pan's story and characters.



Children can:
Identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
What happened first, second, and third?
Draw and write worksheets about:
The story.
What happens before and after.
2, 3, 4, or 6 important events in the story.
Retell the story using the story prompt headbands or necklace.
Use a cootie Catcher game for comprehension.
Retell the story including key details.
Tree, brace, and bubble thinking maps are included to help children link the parts of the story together.
Identify words or phrases in the story. Associate words and pictures.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting or events.
Write and illustrate: Who? Where? What? How?
Write about character traits.
KWL chart (What you know. What you want to know. What you have learned).
Describe the plot of the story.
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell familiar stories, including key details using puppets, a necklace or a headband.
Describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear (e.g., what moment in a story an illustration depicts)
Engage in group reading activities with purpose and understanding.




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Thursday, June 12, 2014

Amusing D! Letter Recognition Pack

Amusing D! is a print & go pack full with activities for your Preschool or Kindergarten class. You will find activity sheets to introduce, review and consolidate letter D recognition.
The activities range from a beginners level to a more advanced level and are appropriate for ages 3-6.


Using this pack children can address these skills for these words:

dice
dog
duck
dinosaur
domino
door
- word writing practice some pages are tracing letters, some provide lines to write on
- letter writing practice while tracing words
- building words using letters
- lower and upper case letter
- capital letters- letter sounds
- word flashcards
- letter hunting finding, circling and coloring letters and pictures
- prewriting using tracing lines
- beginning sounds

You will find 23 black and white worksheets and 12 colorful flashcards.


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Read around the World Summer Series

This Summer we are reading one of our favorite stories. It is called "Manuelita ¿dónde vas?"
Manuelita was born in Pehuajó, a beautiful city in Buenos Aires.  


This post is for the Read Around the World Summer Reading Series from Multicultural Kid Blogs!  Now through August, bloggers from all over the world will share their recommendations of great multicultural books for the entire family!  For more details and the full schedule, visit the series main page.  You can also follow along on our Summer Reading Pinterest Board! 
Read Around the World Summer Reading Series

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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Amusing C! Letter Recognition Pack

Amusing C! is a print & go pack full with activities for your Preschool or Kindergarten class. You will find activity sheets to introduce, review and consolidate letter C recognition.
The activities range from a beginners level to a more advanced level and are appropriate for ages 3-6.


Using this pack children can address these skills for these words:
carrot
candle
cactus
cat
cake
cup
 

- word writing practice some pages are tracing letters, some provide lines to write on
- letter writing practice while tracing words
- building words using letters
- lower and upper case letter
- capital letters- letter sounds
- word flashcards
- letter hunting finding, circling and coloring letters and pictures
- prewriting using tracing lines
- beginning sounds 


You will find 23 black and white worksheets and 12 colorful flashcards.



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Monday, June 9, 2014

Healthy Food Vocabulary Pack

This is a Print & Go Vocabulary Pack to use along with your Food Unit. It includes 20 worksheets to review and consolidate the new vocabulary words. It that can be used at school or for homework. 

This vocabulary pack includes the following words:
bread
cheese
fish
egg
milk
chicken
yogurt
rice

Children can cut and paste, match pictures and words, fill in the blanks, trace the words, associate pictures and beginning sounds, count the letters, among others.

PLUS
8 word wall cards for vocabulary recognition.



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