Literacy Center Idea: Lay out a complete alphabet with letter cards, then let kids sort letters to match. Use letter tiles from games, plastic/magnetic letters, by marsha
Phonic Finger Gym - matching CVC words with their picture plus some fine motor control built in. so smart!
I spy Phonics digraph
Children loved the free writing phonics table. Lots of independent word building. Cover tables in paper
Interactive phonics display - cvc words and simple sentences
I Spy phonic display. Reception children see the 'letter of the day' and look on…
turn the cups to make a word. Can you write it down?
Reading, writing and phonic activities
Funky fingers and initial sound sorting
Blending line - Teaching and practising blending for reading VC and CVC words and segmenting for spelling.
Wonderful for grade center activity for small group. Phonics challenge based on Obb and Bob (phonics play). Was further differentiated with different coloured words for different groups of children.
We have tried this in my setting, everyone became phonics detectives! It was amazing and the kiddies loved it!
"EY FroTeachers can create this Phonics Activity - spell with the pebbles- a great way to attract children who have a hard time sitting in one place on a table and being a typical writer.
Jolly Phonics challenge table // Could be an interesting way to begin arranging materials for a phonics centre
Phonics Challenge Table (maybe Spring Term)
ELA EPA // letter of the day display // Jolly Phonics interactive display Roll and write letter Write in the sand Write on the whiteboard Sort the sound
Phonics I-Spy game - I Spy Discovery Bottle and Sensory Play.
spelling For this spelling activity the teacher writes a word on the chalkboard and the students write over it with a paint brush and water. This helps the students get familiar with spelling words and helps them practice writing them.