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What's in a Name? Teaching Concepts of Letter and Word
|Lesson Plan Type||Recurring Lesson|
|Estimated Time||612 minutes per session|
Grand Island, Nebraska
MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
- White or black boards and writing materials
- Journals and other writing materials
- Magnetic letters and board
- Materials to make class books
- Large name cards to pull from envelope sealed and slit open on the left side so that one letter at a time can be revealed on the card
- Name cards and pocket chart
- Word Wall
- Letter line of ABCs on a long line where children can line up by their letter
- Poem and Songs put on charts
- 2 inch oak tag squares to make name puzzles
- Salt and pan
- Shaving cream
Grades K – 12 | Student Interactive | Writing & Publishing Prose
The Letter Generator is a useful tool for students to learn the parts of a business or friendly letter and then compose and print letters for both styles of correspondence.
- Outline for Class Book Modeled on Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
- "Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie Jar?" song sheet
- "Willoughby Wallaby Woo" song sheet
- Letter and Word Concepts Rubric