More ideas from Emily
Having students reflect before turning in their work!

help students reflect on their work at the end of a lesson with this "reflection station" idea!

FREEBIE- reading strategy posters & sticks

Chunky Monkey, Stretchy Snake and more fun animals to help kids with reading! These reading strategy cards are great for guided reading.

Retelling Sticks are a tool to provide visual cues for story retelling {Freebie}

Retelling Sticks are a tool for students to help them retell stories, while identifying and describing story elements. The visual cues will aid students in providing key ideas and details as they retell and sequence stories.

Story Maps the kids can actually walk down as they retell the story!

Reading comprehension: A story-telling path! The kids help make it! This is a great way to help children with retelling a story. It builds comprehension, sequencing and it is fun! They walk the path and use the visual clues to retell the story!

Practice writing sight words by spinning to get a word and a color, then writing in that color. I have also seen Rainbow Spelling in which the spelling list is given in big letters and the students' homework is to trace the words over and over in different colors so that it becomes a rainbow.

Lee's Kindergarten: All About Me Unit! Make this sight word activity with color spinning wheel and a wheel for sight words. Coil differentiate by transitioning to color words rather than dots

New Year Project! Turn precious hands and feet into a new year keepsake! Get the labels for free to do it on my blog!

New Year Project! Turn precious hands and feet into a new year project. It would also be a good birthday project.