Teaching Resources

Chaucer in the Classroom First Day of School BookmarksYou can never have enough good phonics and spelling worksheets for early readers, in this literary terrier’s opinion. Take a peek at the free downloadable phonics and spelling worksheets, book report forms, coloring pages, and other resources available below (including the downloadable pages mentioned in my book, Learning Is Cool… It’s the First Day of School!). Don’t see what your little readers need yet? Please check back often as my Editor adds materials regularly.

The important not-so-small print: All material is copyrighted by The Armarium Press Inc. and/or John Clarke. Permission is granted for teachers, librarians, and home-school parents to reproduce these pages for classroom/study use only.

Our Latest Classroom Pages

School Days Countdown Tip 1: Recovering from Summer Bedtimes

School Days Countdown Tip 2: The Importance of Summer Reading

School Days Countdown Tip 3: The Best Way to Take a Special Friend to School

School Days Countdown Tip 4: Help Your Child Take a Stand Against Bullying

Worksheets, Certificates, and More

Certificate of Achievement Featuring Chaucer

Coloring Page: 1, 2, 3 Come Read With Me

Phonics: ai/ay Worksheet

Phonics: kn Worksheet

Phonics: oi/oy Worksheet

Phonics: ow/ou Worksheet

Phonics: Silent E Worksheet

Reading: Contractions Worksheet

Reading Skills: Book Report Worksheet

Reading Skills: Summer Reading List

Spelling: ai/ay Vocabulary Words Worksheet

Spelling: Past Tense (Regular Verbs) Worksheet

Spelling: Weekly Quiz Template – 10 words

Spelling: Weekly Quiz Template – 20 words

Spelling and Penmanship: Practice Page (Narrow-Ruled)

Spelling and Penmanship: Practice Page (Wide-Ruled)

Chaucer in the Classroom Books: First Day of School

A First Day of School Poem by Chaucer

“Come Adventure With Me!” Bookmarks

Birthday Bulletin Board Ideas

Additional Online Literacy Resources

2017 Monadnock Region Homeschool Science Fair

Homeschool Science Fair Categories & Prizes

2017 Registration Form

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