15 Ready-to-Use Games That Help Young Learners Master Essential Skills
By Angie Kutzer
These irresistible, interactive pocket chart games are just right for building key early reading skills. Easy-to-prepare games come complete with reproducible cards, step-by-step directions, practice pages, and extension activities. Set-up is a snap—just pop the cards into a pocket chart and the games are ready to go! Topics include alphabetical order, phonics, sight words, word families, vocabulary, and more. Perfect for use as whole-class, small-group, and learning-center activities!
Consider using the game or game components as part of your informal assessments. You can do this in a variety of ways, such as observing children as they play and noting their responses, or working with children in small groups or individually to evaluate their skills!