Category Archives: Core A

Winter Pattern Play

Here is a sneak peak at something new we are working on–Winter Pattern Play! This isn’t your everyday pattern work.  It is pattern work with a twist of word work (beginning sounds and blends), addition, shape drawing, and holidays around the world.  It should be posted by the end of the week! Share Continue Reading

Word Work in a Snap!

Here is a great way to assess how your kinders are doing with their letter sounds, word building and sight word memorization.  Word Work in a Snap!  has a page for every letter; reviews long and short vowel sounds (as well as soft and hard sounds); has guided CVC and CVCC word building; and provides… Continue Reading

First Day of School

Are you thinking about the first day of school, yet? I have a little freebie for you from MY CALENDAR: Holidays & Celebrations. It is a FUN way to introduce the calendar to your Kinders, or remind your Firsties about how we use the calendar.  It is only available at my TPT store.  So, hop… Continue Reading

Comprehensive Sight Word Instruction

There are a lot, lot, lot of sight word products out there. And I have used a variety of them with my kids. But, this year I wanted to give my kindergartener comprehensive sight word instruction. Not simply a sight word practice page from this source, a build-a-sentence sheet from another source (often with words… Continue Reading

Kindergarten Jedi

If you have four boys like I do, you probably have a few lightsabers lying around your house.  Here are some printables especially designed for your youngest padawans.  New today! Kindergarten Jedi is loaded with great literacy and math learning.  Best of all, your little ones will have FUN with every activity. The literacy printables… Continue Reading

My Royal Numbers 0-20

My Royal Numbers is a super-FUN way to teach your children all there is to know about the numbers 0-20.  It is loaded with hands-on learning, and best of all, it is Print and Teach! Each number 0-12, has 14 activities for your little learners: Color and count the given number graphically Glue the given… Continue Reading

Play-Doh ABC Fun!

Here is a super FUN addition to your “Letter of the Week” program. It is hands-on, loaded with great learning, and lots of FUN!  We all know kids who love to create with Play-Doh.  As a mom of seven, I have “eaten” quite a few Play-Doh cookies.  With Play-Doh ABC FUN  your students will have… Continue Reading