The following is a post from contributing writer Lauren from Mama’s Learning Corner.
Learning sight words with traditional flash cards can be fun, but there are many other ways to learn those words too! If you need some fresh ideas for sight words, look no further.
Rotten Apple! Sight Word Learning Game – Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas
Players take turn picking sight word apples from the tree. Hopefully they won’t pick a rotten apple with a worm!
Pancake Flip Sight Words – Primary Teachers
Using a pancake turner, flip over and then read the sight word.
Tips for Learning Sight Words – I Can Teach My Child
Creative list of multi-sensory ideas to learn sight words with printables.
Cookie Sheet Challenge – Make, Take & Teach
Building sight word templates, sight word sentences, and 4-in-a-row sight word game – all to be used on a cookie sheet!
Color-by-Number Sight Word Printables - The Moffatt Girls
Introduce sight words using a familiar method: color-by-number. The site includes a set of pre-primer and primer printables.
Sight Word Parking Lot – Juggling with Kids
This parking lot game breathes new life into recognizing sight words.
Multi-Sensory Sight Words - I Love 1st Grade
Sand and puffy paint can make anything fun to learn.
photo source: Flickr Creative Commons
Lauren Hill is the homeschooling mama of 4 little ones, ages 7 to 20 months. In her free time (haha!) she creates free printable worksheets for the pre-K to 2nd grade crowd at Mama’s Learning Corner. For more ideas for learning sight words, follow Mama’s Sight Word Practice Pinterest Board. Also find Lauren on Twitter @MamaLearning.