Phonemic Awareness is such an integral part to reading and writing. Unfortunately, many teachers skip over teaching this, but the truth is that it's just as important as learning phonics! Check out these 9 hands-on ways to help children learn to segment and blend words, and watch your children become confident readers with strong decoding and spelling skills!
Literacy help: Alan Peat story bags - How to develop story writing and literacy skills in younger children.
At the beginning of the school year your students come at all different levels of writing development. We have made Week 1 practices prewriting skills. Week 2 practices writing the most important word – their name. Week 3 practices writing a friend’s name. Week 4 looks closer at the word parts and letters in their names. We have created .these Daily Writing in Kindergarten booklets to encourage independent writing everyday.