Engaging Ways to Practice & Assess Alphabet Letters & Sounds

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One of the first skills that I assess for my pre-k and kindergarten students is their letter knowledge.  Some students come to school already knowing all 26 letters and their sounds, some know a few – like the letters in their names, others don’t have any prior knowledge at all.  I have to pre-assess each […]

Fun Alphabet and Handwriting Practice

fun alphabet and handwriting practice

I wanted to share with you today some favorite and fun ideas for teaching the letters of the alphabet and handwriting. Over the years teaching the alphabet has changed quite a lot due to the increase in standards. However, the fact that young children can get overwhelmed with learning both the uppercase and lowercase version […]