Tag: free download

Key Words for Addition & Subtraction

My students have been struggling with story problems lately. So I decided to make some math charts for addition and subtraction key words. I got the idea from Jodi at Fun in First (she has really great ideas… if you haven’t checked out her blog, you NEED to). These are the key

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Telling Time

I have recently introduced the analog clock to my students.They are now obsessed with it and they think it is the coolest thing! Teacher! Do you want me to tell you what time it is?   We are only working on the hour hand right now… minutes will come later.  

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Teaching Vowels – Free Printable

A, E, I, O, U and sometimes Y – They are the vowels and the glue that stick the words together. This is a great visual for your classroom and will help your students remember which letters are vowels. It’s also important to teach your students that every word NEEDS

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I Can Read 100 Books!

A few months ago, I challenged my first graders to read 100 books! My students all had different reactions to this challenge… Most got really excited and started right way. Some thought it was absolutely impossible. (It’s hard enough to count to 100… let alone read 100 books!) However, no matter

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Valentine’s Day Madness

Whew! Do I get a medal for surviving Valentine’s Day in first grade? It was crazy, but so FUN! I felt like a kid again. We started off the day making valentine’s for their parents. You can get this cute activity from my packet February Writing Activities and Crafts. Click HERE

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You Make My Heart Glow

This glow stick Valentine has been a favorite for years! You can find glow sticks at the dollar store or grocery store for super cheap. Then you can download the FREE Valentine tag from my FREE RESOURCE LIBRARY by clicking HERE! Your students will love it! Copy onto white card

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POW! A Zeno Sight Word Game

This FREE activity takes regular, boring flashcards and turns them into a fun, competitive game. Your students won’t even realize they are learning!