Phonics Activity: Spaghetti letters

  Recently, I experimented with making words/letters out of spaghetti with a Starter class (although there’s no reason you couldn’t do this with a Kindergarten level class). It worked really well. All you need is an inexpensive packet of spaghetti....

EFL + ESL Kindergarten writing practice sheet

    Here’s an EFL Kindergarten writing practice / letter formation guide that I sometimes use in class. What I like is that it has all of the letters on one page, so the children can refer back to it. Worksheet Warning: Most children don’t enjoy...

My favourite alphabet song

  I have powerful memories of a new Kindergarten Summer class I taught last year. Part of the syllabus included teaching all of the letter names and sounds. Unfortunately our school had given us only 10 lessons, and the alphabet component was actually a very...