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Expand Your Writing-to-Read Program Literacy Manual

The following resources are a sampling from
Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core: Joyful Pathways to Accelerated Literacy

Purchase Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core
Final 2015 update includes: Literacy Manual & CD, and 250+ writing templates

Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core Summer Workshop:
Explore Joyful and Proven Pathways to Narrative, Opinion, and Information Writing

June 23-24, 2015 | Salem, Oregon
See workshop details or register online


Family Learning

school year calendar from Nellie Edge
kindergarten resource books
Resources are from this manual. Purchase at our Online Bookstore.

Calendars

Parent letter about Family Learning Calendars

school year calendar from Nellie Edge

Use Engaging Writing and Drawing Totes

Use Engaging Writing and Drawing Totes


Use Engaging Writing and Drawing TotesUse Engaging Writing and Drawing Totes

Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core Templates
includes 8 draw-an-animal models.

Use Engaging Writing and Drawing Totes

News Stories

News Stories


writing workshopwriting workshop
writing workshop

We engage children in singing, signing, and building comprehension with these cue cards throughout
the day.


Words I can Read, Write, and Spell!

ABC Phonics Dictionary Pages for Writing Workshop

(Permission to use with ABC Phonics: Sing, Sign, and Read! by Nellie Edge and Sign to Me Early Learning.)

To download free teachers' guide, parent letters, and Family ABC Phonics chart, see ABC Phonics Tab.

ABC Phonics Book
free little books in color

Fingerspell Heart Words

For more details about teaching high-frequency "heart words" see Chapter 4 in Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core.

You will learn how to teach, assess, involve Parents as Partners, and celebrate mastery with pink, purple, yellow, and green "heart words".


Sing, Sign, Spell and Read! Program

"Heart Word" Anthology Pages: A sampling of 33 high-frequency pink and purple "heart words"

"Heart Word" Anthology Pages:
A Sampling

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writing templatesfree little books in color

Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core

See our latest blog and teacher supports

Kindergarten Writing and the Common Core

Great Drawing, Writing, and Word Work Resources – Where to Get Them

Download the entire 4 page PDF

ABC Beads are available at Wal-Mart, Dollar Store, and Craft Stores.

ABC Phonics: Sing, Sign, and Read!  (book and CD by Nellie Edge) Family Charts (free online at nellieedge.com), Large A-Z Wall Cards and Large Wall Charts are at amazon.com and sign2me.com.

Alphabet Mats are available online from alphabetmats.com and provide a great multisensory experience with letters.

ABC Phonics Flash Cards and Boxes for “Heart Words” (We love to give children the gift of words in a sturdy little box!) “Heart words” sets for volunteers to cut are held together with a 1” ring. We purchase the boxes at papermart.com. 1-800-745-8800. They are called #33 Natural Jewelry Box 3½ x 3½ x 1. Item number 455533.

Bare Books: For publishing children’s stories. Bare Books, 800 255-9228 or online at barebooks.com. (We like Bare Board Chunky Books, 6” x 8”, approx. $1.65 each. Item #3602)

The Daily 5 Kindergarten DVD filmed by Joan’s kindergarten with Gail Boushey and Joan Moser, “The Sisters.” See stenhouse.com (1-800-988-9812) or their website thedailycafe.com for additional video clips and support; consider joining their quality website.

Erasable Crayons: In either 12-color or 24-color sets, can be ordered through Bare Books, 1-800-255-9228 or online at barebooks.com.

Fingerspelling Font: Available for purchase at Educational Fontware, Inc., 3150 Tobormory Dr., Green Bay, WI 54311. 1-800-806-2155; On left side of page click on “Buy New Academic Single User License”, in center of page, scroll down to “Nellie Edge Special – Finger Letters only, no CD, $5.” Click on “Buy Now”

High-Frequency Word Stamps:  (for making “Stamp and Read Skinny Books”) Durable, hardwood stamps in a set of 6: “I, see, a, this, is, the.” (Two six-word sets keep four children occupied at the bookmaking/word study center.) Available online only at nellieedge.com/shop/

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Celebrate Language and Accelerate Literacy Manual

Celebrate Language and Accelerate Literacy

The following resources are a sampling from the Celebrate Language and Accelerate Literacy Manual

 

Celebrate Language and Accelerate Literacy

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