Letter Recognition Activities

Need some letter recognition ideas?   Whether you are teaching a lower-level grade, homeschooling, or raising a little one at home, letter recognition is the first step in learning how to read.  Remember to keep the learning fun!  Fostering the love of reading is more important than any drill in ensuring your student’s long term reading … Read more…

Turn and Talk

Here is an effective strategy that I find helps in keeping students engaged and actively thinking.  Isn’t that what we all want?  Picture this:   Your class is fully involved in your lesson when you ask a question.  Students wait anxiously.  Some are thinking, “I hope she calls on me!”    while others suddenly find religion … Read more…