Caroline Becker

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This has easily been the most popular enhancement so far this year! The children have affectionately named it the pom-pom game. You will need some cups (I got these funky looking monster ones from the pound shop), a marker pen... Continue reading  →

This has easily been the most popular enhancement so far this year! The children have affectionately named it the pom-pom game. You will need some cups (I got these funky looking monster ones from the pound shop), a marker pen.

Another really quick and easy enhancement to set up. All you need is some really small text. I went for Phase 3 phonics sounds as this is what we were covering. But you could have tricky words or words all... Continue reading  →

Another really quick and easy enhancement to set up. All you need is some really small text. I went for Phase 3 phonics sounds as this is what we were covering. But you could have tricky words or words all... Continue reading →

Three different strategies together....Falling Star from Mrs. Bonds Fantastic 1st Graders & sunnydaysinsecondgrade.blogspot.com and from the class teacher who uses Star Cards. The idea is that they earn 5 star cards (shooting star) to choose a prize from the prize box- existing reward system; 10 stars (great work) to achieve a commendation; time in at break time (I can do better) talking/lines if necessary; Parent contact (Make better choices). This utilises the schools current system…

At the beginning of every lesson, students begin on the 'Ready to learn' level. Throughout the lesson, students move to different levels when they demonstrate good/bad behaviour.

Silent e word work

Magic E and CVC I show the kids how to take cvc words and add a magic e to the end. We talk about how the e makes the vowel shout its name. I make an anchor chart of words with the kids. This chart grows as the week goes on.

Split Digraph CVCe activity - takes you to a paid site but could do activity easily with Post-it notes

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