Here is a dictionary reference poster that our class made to help organize our thoughts about how dictionaries help readers and writers. I just copied a page out of our class dictionary on a color copy machine for the center.
Here is a fun way for Kindergarten kids to work on their fine motor skills while gaining confidence reading word families. These 20 FREE Kindergarten Word Family Sliders are a fun homeschool language arts activity for kids.
20 Perfect Anchor Charts for Teaching Phonics and Blends
More ideas for supporting guided writing during small group instruction (and keeping a notebook of work). like the idea of using the sticker dots to count sounds and then write letters.REALLY LOVE THE STICKER DOTS IDEA!
Dex and Our Reading Super Powers: this could definitely be adapted to Academy.different levels practice attaining different super powers.use color-coded mini pocket charts.goes right along with power goals and our cape!