First grade name activities

Make learning names exciting for first graders with these fun and engaging activities. Discover creative ways to help students remember and write their names with confidence.
Pre K, Kindergarten Names, Kindergarten Name Activities, Letter Activities, Name Activities Preschool, Name Activities, Alphabet Activities, Teaching Kindergarten, Preschool Names

Hi friends! How was your first week back at school? I have the sweetest class ever and I am enjoying them so much already! But I am finding it difficult to get into the swing of things. My new school is a late start school and the dismissal bell doesn't ring until 3:40! By the time our last student is picked up I feel like I have such little time before I need to pack up and leave to go home and make dinner! I'm hoping to get into a better routine soon :) Anyways, I used to do a Five for…

Shannon Spurlock
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A little Jasper Johns inspiration led to the first graders' name repetition project. It's fun looking at art with kids and seeing what they notice. They could see the differences in color, and the way Jasper Johns repeated his numbers in a pattern in his big number grids. We started by folding our papers to create a 4x4 grid and traced over the fold lines to make boxes. Next we repeated the letters of our names in the boxes making them big and fat. We also tried to make a warm/cool pattern…

Mary McCall McArthur