Sight Word Jump & Grab

Sight Word Jump & Grab

How about a sight word jump and grab activity to get the kids moving and learning? We're just stuck on sight words around here lately. Trying to get Henry moving forward on his lists. We did another sight word activity to practice his most current list. I quickly wrote his list of words each on a coffee filter (any piece of paper, or paper plate, would work for ...

Crack the Secret Code for Kids

Crack the secret code, simple for kids learning to read

Creating a secret code for kids to decipher, or crack the code, is great for reading, great for writing, and even great for problem solving! This simple secret code is great for kindergartners practicing their sight words. Alissa of Creative with Kids shared on Google+ a photo of her son deciphering a secret code using a very cool decipher tool that you can print off and put ...

Chore List with Dominoes & Numbers

Get kids excited about doing chores around the house with a Domino drawing chore list!

This activity puts a spin on a boring chore list and makes it fun and even sneaks in learning! As a kid, I remember doing chores... and loving them! My mom always made them fun to do. She'd make list of the chores to be done and number them. We'd call a number and that's the chore we'd do next. My mom tells me now that she snuck in fun things too, like watch one cartoon, but I ...

Zorbit’s Math Adventure Needs a Name for Their Home Planet

Give Zorbit's home planet a name

This contest has ended. Winners are: First prize is for the name PlusOne submitted by Georgia Beckman Second prize is for the name Zandara submitted by Juanita May Third prize is for the name KidBeHere submitted by Jenny Cawrse Random drawing is for the name Zeptron from Katherine DeDeyne Remember earlier in the summer, we helped name the main character for ...