Category Archives: Cores B & C

Totally Techie Trigraphs (SCR, SHR, THR)

A little digital something for your Second graders–TOTALLY TECHIE TRIGRAPHS! These are perfect for your Google Classroom, or homeschool. The files in this set will run on any computer that has access to Google Slides or PowerPoint. Three activities are included in this set: In this first activity your students will sort SCR- and SHR-;… Continue Reading

Word Work for First Grade {and beyond!}

Are you helping your students develop a solid understanding of phonemes–the sounds letters make, either alone or in concert with other letters? This is the year to do just that! In First Grade, students are introduced to so many new letter combinations and sounds it can be a bit daunting to teach. Today, I’m going… Continue Reading


For all of my fabulous followers…here is the second fall Flash Freebie (today only)… PHONEMIC L-BLENDS for your INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK! If you are not using an interactive notebook for your First Graders’ word work, this is a GREAT place to start!  Easy prep for you, lots of great practice for your students. The added bonus… Continue Reading


Did your little jedi’s have fun learning with Kindergarten Jedi? Their adventure continues with PADWAN MATH! It is a math smorgasbord for First Graders. Here’s a look at what’s included: **I Spy Shapes Booklet (Color & Count 2- and 3-Dimensional droid shapes) **May the Fourth Calendar Sheet–includes even/odd; writing the date numerically; season identification; number… Continue Reading


Winter Pattern Play is such a FUN learning tool! You are going to LOVE it! It is not your average pattern-teaching resource.  Instead, it combines pattern identification and skills your students should be mastering (identification of phonemes–beginning and ending letter sounds & blends; one-to-one correspondence; 2-D shapes; colors and skip counting). Your students will begin… Continue Reading