1 & 2 Give the kids place value blocks to make their name. have them calculate the value of their name. I am so doing this in our math journals this week! - Step into Grade with Mrs. Lemons: More Mudge and Place Value!
Don't Squeal Unless It's a BIG Deal.First saw this book at a professional development last year. Great book to use if you are experiencing a problem with "tattletales" in your classroom. *I NEED THIS FOR MY CLASSROOM*
Magnetic Word Wall - That would be awesome! Make a border or grid for the letters/words. Make vowels and consonants different colors. Add a picture for the beginning sound of the letter. Make the words on the word wall black and white.