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50 awesome alphabet activities. Fine motor, gross motor, outdoor, creative, matching, etc.

50 awesome alphabet activities for preschool and kindergarten. Fun learning after school or homeschool alphabet ideas.

Tips for Teaching the Alphabet to Struggling Learners Posted on September 23, 2011 by Heidi Butkus

This post is FULL of techniques that really WORK for teaching the alphabet to struggling learners, developed in a REAL Kindergarten classroom with REAL KIDS.


Use Bloom's Taxonomy in your classroom and activate Higher Order Thinking! Free flip-chart that teachers, students, parents, and instructional assistants can use!


Great way to teach reading with word family eggs. On each egg, write the initial and final sounds with sharpie marker. Students can twist the egg to create new words that start or end with their sound.

Free apps list

We've learned about a lot of these apps in TOI but as teachers, it's important to be constantly adding to our Knowledge Base. Free apps for education list by Gary Toews, via Slideshare

maori koru art for kids

vivid and dyes - Calendar art? Lots of other great lesson ideas on this wikispace