Teaching Sight Words

A few months back I posted the 10 Activities for Learning Letters and Sounds activity kit that I developed for a few first graders who hadn't yet mastered letters and sounds.  The idea behind the kit was to provide fun, hands-on activities for either classroom voluteers or … [Read more...]

One of My Favorite Quotes for Teachers

One of my teacher friends had this quote hanging above her computer.  Every Monday when I visited her classroom I would make it a point read the quote.  It  just set the tone for my week and was a gentle reminder of the power we have as teachers in the lives of children.   … [Read more...]