• Alphabet,  Numbers,  Target Tuesday

    Target Tuesday Container Center

    Looking for cute activities with hardly any teacher prep?   Here you go!  Everything you need is at Bulleye’s Playground!   You’ll want to pick up several of these plastic storage containers for this project.  They’re available in a variety of colors and, of course, priced at only $1. I didn’t really need these for storage purposes so I started thinking how I could use them in the classroom.         For a quick counting activity, you simply write numerals on small post it notes and place them in each section of the container.         Have your students use the Target erasers to count out how many.   I lucked up…

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    Target Tuesday Chalkboard Blocks

    You’ve probably seen these cute chalkboard blocks at Target’s Bullseye Playground and wondered what to do with them! Use them in your writing center!  Just let your students use a piece of chalk to write letters on each side of the block. Kids will love taking their blocks to spell their name or a friend’s name.  They can also make CVC words or spell simple sight words.   These chalkboard blocks are also a quick & fun assessment tool!  Write uppercase or lowercase letters on the blocks and ask a student to roll the letter “dice”.  Have the child identify the letter or sound.  Or for your math evaluations, write numerals on the blocks and have the student count out…