A collection of ideas and activities for using environmental print in the classroom to develop early reading skills; for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten.
Environmental print is the print we see everyday in the world around us in the form of logos and signs. Young children learn how to recognize this type of print first, its an important part of the emergent literacy process. What is Environmental Print? Recognizing this kind of print is one of the beginning stages […]
Environmental print activities for your preschool, pre-k, or kindergarten classroom. Includes five free printables to support emergent readers.
Add environmental print to your preschool, pre-k, or kindergarten classroom with these free, printable traffic signs for your block center.
Printable environmental print bingo game for your preschool, pre-k, or kindergarten classroom.
Concepts of print are important skills young children need before they can begin to read. But what are the concepts of print and how do you teach them?
A word wall is an important part of any emergent literacy program. Word walls can be used to display an organized collection of names, theme words, or sight words in a highly visible place in the classroom. But don’t worry, word walls in the early childhood classroom are used differently than they are in classrooms […]
Teaching in the Digital Age book study discussion of chapter 2, Using Photographs and Images to Inspire.
Raise your hand if your blocks center is the most popular center in your preschool, pre-k, or kindergarten classroom. I thought so! Setting up a block center in your preschool or kindergarten classroom can be tricky; and it’s so much more than just putting out a bunch of blocks in a basket and letting the […]
A collection of 20 ideas for using pool noodles in lots of fun ways to play and learn for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten.