Decoding drills for fluency are a perfect and fun way for kindergarten and first graders to practice decoding words. They help build speed and automaticity, which improves reading fluency. They also make great reading intervention activities. I love that they are differentiated and include real and nonsense words.
I use decoding drills at the beginning of reading intervention blocks. Students read the words across the row. Once they are able to fluently read a page, we move on to the next | struggling reading | reading activities kindergarten | reading first grade | printable reading worksheets | teaching short vowels | sight words | reading curriculum | decoding activities | early reading activities | short vowel sounds
If you have every played Spoons, then you know how fun and engaging that game is. Have you ever thought about playing Spoons in the classroom? This post explains how teachers can use an academic version of the highly engaging Spoons game to review concepts. Free games included!