Category: Word Work

My Top 5 Word Work Activities

Amanda and I started blogging over at Who’s Who and Who’s New– it is a collaborative blog which includes lots of fabulous bloggers- go check it out, if you haven’t yet! I posted this a few weeks ago on there, but wanted to share it on here as well, just in case you missed it.

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Word Work in First Grade

Aylin is back in school with kids and I have started my new teacher training this week but the kids do not officially start for another week.  As I sat down with one of my new teammates to plan for our first week of school we discussed jumping into Daily 5 that very first week.

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Tuesday Tried It: Weekly Word Family Ideas

I tend to talk about word families a lot on here and today I’m back with some more ideas to share with you that I added to my weekly literacy centers. Word families are an important piece to include in any primary classroom where students are developing their skills as readers. So much can be

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Another week of fun and a freebie!

These weeks sure continue to fly by for me!  I’m linking up with Doodlebugs for my Five for Friday and TBA for a freebie!    1. So this isn’t from this week, but close enough….last week I stayed in a lake house in Michigan which was so relaxing and enjoyable! My hubby and I were

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