Teaching Kindergarten

Collection by Emily Smith • Last updated 16 hours ago

Emily Smith
Phonics RulesKindergarten LessonsLearning LettersAlphabet Activities

Fun Phonics Activity for Kids - Katelyn's Learning Studio

Do you need a fun phonics activity to help your students improve their reading? These activities are a great way to add engagement to your phonics lessons!

Fluency PracticeReading GamesTeaching ArtDyslexia Teaching

Sentence Trees – Perfect for Beginner Fluency Practice

Sentence Trees are a great way to build confidence with beginning readers. There are four separate sets for Sentence Trees available.

Kindergarten Report CardsKindergarten ReadinessKindergarten Lesson PlansTeaching Art

Kindergarten Report Card and Assessment Kit - FREEBIE — Keeping My Kiddo Busy

**UPDATED JULY 2019** These kits are now available in both quarters and trimester versions. The photos on this blog post show the quarters version. Plus, you can now print a FREE kindergarten assessment kit right here on this page to see if this resource is a good fit for your classro

Phonics ReadingReading Comprehension WorksheetsReading PassagesPhonics BooksGuided Reading

Fluency Passages for Early Readers

As kids learn letters, sounds, phonics patterns, and sight words, they really start to unlock reading. However, knowing how to decode words and reading fluently are two different things. This Fluency Passages for Early Readers bundle pack works on combining word recognition and fluency to build up your early readers' skills! *You can grab these fun fluency passages right now in our shop, or hop on over to purchase them on Teachers Pay Teachers! Fluency Passages for Early Readers BUNDLE With…

Classroom Reveal - Keeping Up with Mrs. Harris

Welcome to my 2019-2020 classroom reveal! This year I made a few changes from last year. If you want to see the “before” click here to see last year’s grand reveal. All of the changes that were made were centered around student choice while making my classroom more organized and functional for myself and my […]

Phonics RulesKids LearningFirst Grade Games

Fun Phonics Activity for Kids - Katelyn's Learning Studio

Do you need a fun phonics activity to help your students improve their reading? These activities are a great way to add engagement to your phonics lessons!

Classroom OrganisationClassroom SetupKindergarten ClassroomSchool ClassroomTeacher Stuff

Classroom Organization

I have to admit that I have an organized classroom. AND I hope I have a few tips to help you set your room up for success. This summer linky party is the perfect what to get inspired to get o…

Phonics ReadingTeaching PhonicsPhonics ActivitiesKindergarten LiteracyFluency Practice

Short A Activities and Resources (including freebies!)

Short A is usually the first phonics sound you teach in kindergarten and first grade so I figured it'd be a great sound to show you teaching...

Preschool ColorsPreschool Crafts

File Folder Games and How to Recycle Work Books

** For the next week we are going to repost some of our favorite posts from our archives. This was one of the very first posts I did and it is also one of the most searched for in google! Please enjoy our oldies but goodies!** I love file folder games. I have a love affair with contact paper. The stuff is dang useful. I went through a phase where I made tons of them. I fell another of the phases coming on as Tyson goes into preschool! All of the ones pictured here are one that I made for…

Word Family ActivitiesPhonics ActivitiesReading ActivitiesJolly PhonicsSummer Activities

FREE Printable Word Family Books for Short Vowels - This Reading Mama

Grab a FREE copy of our Word Family Books for short vowels. Each printable book comes with a few extra freebies from Learn to Read as well!

Sight Word WorksheetsKindergarten LearningLearning CentersKindergarten Curriculum Map

Alphabet Sight Word Sentences for Kindergarten

When teaching kindergarten students how to read, two of the MANY skills that we focus on are the alphabet and sight words. Kindergarten s...

Guided Reading ActivitiesPhonics ReadingTeaching PhonicsReading Worksheets

Phonics Unit 4 - CVC Words & Word Families FREEBIE — Keeping My Kiddo Busy

PRIMARY PHONICS - UNIT 4 I love when we get to Unit 4 in our primary phonics program. We have so much fun working with CVC words and becoming fluent with word families. I just can’t believe how far my kiddos have come… and so quickly! Providing so much sequential scaffolding has helped the

Learn to Read IT Word Family Reader & Activities - This Reading Mama

Today, I’m sharing some free IT Word Family freebies from Unit 3 of Learn to Read. If you’re following along with my entire Learn to Read curriculum, this is lesson 11. If you’re looking for the free word family readers, all of them can be found here. *The free download link can be found towards the END ... Read More about Learn to Read IT Word Family Reader & Activities

Kindergarten Lesson PlansKindergarten CentersPhonemic Awareness Kindergarten

CVC Words - Planning Playtime

Looking for fun ways to teach CVC Words? Kids will love decoding and reading words with these fun, hands-on centers and no-prep worksheets. Beginning and ending sounds as well as medial vowels.

Book Boxes ClassroomDollar Tree ClassroomKindergarten BooksKindergarten Readiness

Book Bins- Dollar Tree Book Bin Review

If you use Daily 5 or Readers Workshop in your classroom you know the importance of having individual book bags or boxes for your students. I have found that book bins are essential for a successfu…

How to Prep File Folder Tasks at Home! - Teaching Special Thinkers

Y’all, I think it’s no secret that file folders are my jam. For years, I have been building up my collection so that I can have several folders to pull for literally ANY skill I cover with my elementary age students.. from basic skills to 4th grade skills. File folders are fabulous, pretty easy to […]