You'll find a collection of some of my favorite activities to do as the year begins.
The Good Morning Song
Tune: Have You Ever Seen a Lassie?
I sing every Morning for us to learn our names and later for phoneme substitution
Chicka, Chicka, Boom, Boom!
The ABC's stamped and put in a tp roll palm tree.
If you like this idea you will love
Bookmaking Bonanza on my Kim's books Link!
Chicka Boom Boom letters in my name tree!
Cooking project for the Chicka Boom Boom!
Monkeying around in Kindergarten!
Glitter and foam letters in a water bottle letter search!
Alligator Likes to Rhyme from Bookmaking Bonanza!
Mini paper plate letter/name book
Fun to do first week of school for letter sound matching
ABC Names Picnic wall in alphabetical order
Make as many pages of food as the kids can think of!
Each child brings in an item for the realia alphabet
for their first homework assignment
Darling ABC song and flannel board set from Katie and Co
"Some Children Went to Sea!" Goes great with a beach theme
The ABC Song Book
I do this book every year the first week of school
they all can read it!
Shape Books made with pages in the
same as the shape you are studying
More fun with shapes!
Book boxes for journals, writers workshop, guided reading
Be sure to put you book inside a real pizza box!
Look in the mirror and who do you see?
Tune: Skip to my Lou! A clapping syllables song
Car- o-line 3 claps
Rey one clap!
Time to rhyme is painted with a partner this book was so full they love to paint their rhymes!
One year we had a pirate theme
and I had each child have a page in the Yo, Ho, Yo, Ho book
The names were were attached with velcro