Learn to read for free -Day 1, free videos and worksheets
Free Thanksgiving Worksheet for Kids. Visit http://www.sightandsoundreading.com fore more free worksheets.

Free Thanksgiving Worksheets for Kids

Well, my timeline is a little bit strange.  I have already started posting Free Christmas worksheets for kids…  I somehow missed Thanksgiving.  EEK!  My profuse apologies – I am definitely not one of those people that likes to skip over Thanksgiving.  In fact, Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays!  I love Thanksgiving because it […]

Christmas cookies that teach reading readiness! Visit http://www.sightandsoundreaing.com

Christmas Cookies for kids (to teach reading readiness)

You may know Mrs. Karle for her learn to read for free program, but let me tell you a little secret.  Mrs. Karle is FAMOUS for her chocolate chip cookies.  She makes cookies for everything and everyone.  Her cookies are incredibly addicting and delicious.  The best thing is that if you have ever made chocolate chip […]

Preschool Color Activities that teach reading readiness.

Preschool Color Activities

Did you know that one sign of reading readiness is that a child knows how to identify his/her colors? In many ways, it is quite difficult to teach a child colors. The child either can recognize the difference in colors, or they don’t see any difference. Until the child’s brain is ready to see the […]

Free Christmas worksheets for kids -Great for beginning readers! Visit http://www.sightandsoundreading.com to grab them!

Free Christmas Worksheets for Kids

Some fantabulous bloggers have gone together to do a Fantabulous Christmas Favorites Linky Party! The hosts of this blog hop have their posts linked up to the beginning of the linky at the bottom of this post. You can link up your own Christmas posts below, and we will pin many of them to our Pintabulous Mom’s […]

Toy Sales on Amazon -what is on sale this week...

Toy Sales on Amazon

I did a little searching in Amazon and I found  some great deals!  Here are some things that are at least 50% off!  A few of these products we have in my home or Grandma’s home (Mrs. Karle’s home)…and the kids really love them so I thought I would pass along the fun!  Enjoy! Favorite […]

Thanksgiving activity for children: More fun activities can be found at http://www.sightandsoundreading.com.

Thanksgiving Activity for Children

My children LOVE to make books.  They are little authors in the making.  Making books is a great activity for little readers.  It helps to encourage  love for reading and writing.  It is great for getting even little ones ready to read, and it gives little readers and opportunity to share with others.  There are […]

Frugal Family Christmas ideas

Frugal Family Christmas

  Are you seeking a meaningful Christmas season that doesn’t break the bank? If so, look no further! The 25 Frugal Days of Christmas are here! Join us as 25 top bloggers bring you ideas, tips, and resources to help you make this Christmas full of BIG memories on a tiny budget. Check back each […]

Kindle Fire Giveaway. Stop by http://www.sightandsoundreading.com for your chance to win.

Book and Kindle Fire Giveaway!

Instead of a free worksheet Friday we will be having a giveaway!  Make sure you check out the two free worksheets we posted already this week, though! I don’t know about you, but I have a little five year old boy that sometimes can get a little bit frustrated.  He sometimes also doesn’t listen…  I […]

Word Family Turkey worksheets! Visit http://www.sightandsoundreading.com for more fun resources to teach beginning reading.

Word Family Turkey Feathers

With Thanksgiving around the corner, I thought it might be fun to create a workbook to help with phonics and word families.  In this workbook, students can trace and read the words of each word family.  Additionally children can cut/paste and color each turkey together -adding the feathers to the turkey! For added challenge the students […]

Y as a vowel says the long e sound when it is in a word with more than one syllable. Fun activity included! Visit http://www.sightandsoundreading.com for more information.

Y vowel says E

I have a fun activity today to help you teach that the Y vowel says E.  It is perfect for thanksgiving time, but, you could do it at any time…here is how!  First, I brainstormed a list of words that begin that use y as a vowel and words in which y as a vowel […]