Word work is such an important part of my day. During my reading block, I have my students go to a word work station. This is a time for them to practice sounds we are working on, or their sight words.
I have a love/hate relationship with spinners. They are fun for kids to use and it’s an easy way to change a game up, but I hate the arguing that can go along with them. I always hear, “That wasn’t a fair spin.” or “Can I do that over?” Do you ever hear that? Well, this summer, I discovered a… Read More
We spend time as a class setting up our writing folders. I like to involve my students, so they know what is included and how to use them. We use them so much and first graders feel so important have a writing folder.