Blends Blastoff

Blends Blastoff engages kids in developing their visual discrimination skills in a lively, non-competitive format. The versatile word cards are designed for initial consonant blends identification as well as for common vowel endings differentiation. With one deck of cards, you get two different games of blastoff fun!

A ready-to-use Blends Blastoff game is available on Teachers Pay Teachers. Search for On Your Mark Blends Blastoff.

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Detective Gordon: THE FIRST CASE by Ulf Nilsson and Gitte Spee

I’m so happy to have discovered the Detective Gordon series! I honestly believe it’s right up there with the Frog and Toad collection. There’s Detective Gordon, a cerebral, lethargic toad, and his sidekick Buffy, an extroverted, excitable mouse. Ulf Nilsson’s humorous writing and Gitte Spee’s dynamic, full-color illustrations lovingly bring this pair to life.


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