Photo credit for all images on this post: teachyourmonstertoread.com Teachyourmonstertoread.com has created a series of short videos to teach students about letter sounds. The song title for each of these is either called Crazy Stir Fry, or Monster Treasure Hunt. The letter a (/a/) The letter b (/b/) The letter c (/c/) The letter d […]
Photo credit: Nessy Learning LLC Vowels And Consonants is a video to help students remember visually the difference between vowels and consonants. Although this video helps students remember which letters are the vowels and which are consonants, it doesn’t explain what a vowel, or a consonant are. Vowels are letters whose sounds require that your […]
Photo credit: busuu Ltd. Busuu for Kids offers 3 free units to teach students 150 words in Spanish & English. It is targeted for Kids, but they advertise that adults will appreciate it too. For flashcards for 12 separate languages, go to the main version of busuu. This could also be helpful for those who […]
Photo credit: MrNussbaum.com BDPQ Bandit is a game that tackles a common issue. It can be difficult to differentiate the difference between “b”, “d”, “p”, & “q”, as they all look very similar to one another. In this game, players will locate and click on all the letters that match the letter that was spoken […]
Photo credit: Education.com Coloring pages can be used as a great way for kids to learn about sight words. Here are some free sheets to use: Fox coloring page Butterfly coloring page Rocket coloring page Penguin coloring page Snow person coloring page Balloons coloring page Hot air balloon coloring page Hearts coloring page […]
Photo credit: Sight Words The website sightwords.com has several games that they suggest for helping students learn sight words. Here is a list with links for more information for each game: Fishing Bingo Snakes & Ladders (A variation on the game Chutes & Ladders) Memory Go Fish Donkey (A variation on the game Old Maid) […]
Photo credit: Sight Words Here are several teaching strategies for teaching readers about sight words. These are the most frequently used words in the English Language, as well as phonemically irregular words. Save
Photo credit: Sesame Street This is the full episode of Elmo’s Amazing Alphabet Race. Elmo looks around for letters in signs to complete the entire alphabet. This is a fun game that all alphabet learners can play.
Photo credit: ABCya.com Consonant Blends is a game that up to four students can play at once. Each game practices up to three blends at once. Students combine word parts to make a correct word. Save Save
Photo credit: Alphabet BINGO Alphabet BINGO is a game to help students connect letter sounds with the image of the letters.