These Dolch Graded Word Lists provide teachers with simple and accurate diagnostic assessment to gauge students' reading levels. If a student reads more than five words incorrectly, the list is in his or her frustration level.
Teach Them To Fly: Saying words that begin with W is a lot like making wind with your mouth. Students practice "w" sounds while being the wind, teacher photographs, students add leaves to complete "W is for Wind" project.
FALL~ Handprint Tree: This autumn tree activity would provide a creative opportunity for the children at the preschool. It is fun to use their own handprint and fingerprints to create the picture. This would definitely be a DAP activity.
Write the letters A-Z on egg cartons. Mix up a pile of magnetic or foam letters and have the child sort them into the correct bin. Great activity for improving letter recognition. Use capitals in the carton and have a set of lower case for matching.
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.