sight word game or letter recognition, pick your apple, say the word/letter, if correct put it in your basket - at any time one can pick the "worm" and have to put all their apples back on the tree (great literacy center idea)
"Very Hungry Caterpillar" -Green Pipe Cleaner -Cheerios + Green Food Coloring (OR just just the Green Ones from Apple Jax OR just The Green Ones from Fruity Cheerios) - Jujy Fruits Red Candy - Sealable Plastic Bag
We use a mix of phonics and sight words with our homeschooling kids. I have found that helping kids learn how to read with phonics gives them a foundatio Elementary Activities, Learning Together, Reading/Phonics
Sight Word Cup Crash - Write sight words on Solo cups. Have the student read each word and stack it on the counter. After reading all of the words and making a tower, the student can knock it over with a ball.