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Saturday, June 18, 2011

Spelling Cookies


On Friday for spelling, we did something fun and different.  We made spelling cookies, using a traditional sugar cookie recipe (we halved it), we mixed it up, rolled it out and cut out our spelling words!  We gave the phrase "eat your words" a whole new meaning!




For Z we did the letter F and fish for his letter of the week






7 comments:

  1. What a great idea! I love these sorts of activities that make learning fun and memorable. For Montessori homeschoolers (or anyone), I think it would be great to decorate the vowels in blue and the consonants in red to make your own version of the Montessori movable alphabet! I featured your post at the Living Montessori Now Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/LivingMontessoriNow

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    1. thank you! I need to do it again with my my now 5 yo (the youngest one in the pictures)

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  4. This is such a neat idea. Except for the fact that I can never get sugar cookies right. We will be starting letter of the week in August with Harold and Hannah, I may have to do this occasionally. Thanks for sharing this on Throwback Thursday! Hope you can stop by tomorrow.

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    1. Try the linked recipe, it was super easy! If you don't have the cookie cutters you could roll it like handwriting without tears, lines and curves 😉 great way to practice letter formation

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