Mystery Word - What's the Last Word? (And Freebie!) This could be adapted for Preschool. Just use letter tiles for matching- leaving off the mystery word. Or, if you have children that are ready for that- it could be a bonus idea for them.
The idea is to have tap lights out. The child takes a card and then taps a light on for each segment they hear in a word. Then, they have to tap the lights off to begin the next word. For example, rock would be be 3 taps tap per light /r/ /o/ /k/).
Dot to number match up with clothes pins. Can be modified for bigger numbers, base ten blocks, subtraction, etc. Great for math centers. Could also match capital and lower case letters in a literacy center.
Sight Word Games: Looking for a fun way to practice sight words? Write a different have them take turns picking a foam keep it and add it to their stack. With each word they get their stack grows. If their stack of foam squares topples over they have to
FREE Play ‘Hidden Numbers’ to help children recognise numbers - this game will get your child to associate shapes with numbers for easy identification. Cut a small hole in an envelope, put a number in it so that only part of it shows,
Quiet Critters will create a quiet classroom atmosphere during centers or reading time. This will allow the teacher to focus on her group instead of the other children. It keeps them accountable for their actions.