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Beach Sight Word Activity

With the free printable cards and sand, this Beach Sight Word Activity is a fun way for your beginning readers to practice reading, spelling, and writing their sight words!

Reading activities  like this one are a great way to keep your preschoolers and kindergarteners learning all summer long! 

Summer Literacy Activity

Beach Sight Word Activity:

If you are looking for resources for your ocean unit, this beach-themed word activity is a great addition!

It’s perfect if you are teaching summer school, hosting a camp, or looking for activities for your kids to do at home. 

Sensory Bin

Getting Ready To Use The Beach Word Work Activity:

What’s Included:

  • 52 Beach Sight Word Cards

What Else Is Needed:

  • White Card Stock or Copy Paper
  • Scissors
  • Sand
  • Plastic Container
  • Craft Stick
  • Letter Stamps or Cookie Cutters (optional)

Writing Tray

To get this sight word activity ready for your kids, click on the button below and fill out the form.

After receiving the email with the resource, download and print the cards that you want your children to use.

Next, laminate and cut them apart. You can also punch a hole in corner of each card and put them on a ring to keep them all together. 

Then, put some sand in a plastic container. You can use pencil boxes if you want to make one for each of your students.

Or, you can use larger container if you just want to have one for your classroom.  

How To Use The Beach High Frequency Word Activity:

For this word work activity, your kids will pick a card and read the word. They will then use a craft stick (or another object that can be used to write in sand) to write the sight word. 

Sensory Activity

Your young learners can also practice spelling their sight words in the sand using letter stamps or cookie cutters. 

Sight Word Writing Tray

If your children are just starting to learn their sight words, start with just four or five words.

Once they can read and write those words, you can add a few more each time they do this activity. 

After kids write a word, they can move the sand with the craft stick to erase it and then practice spelling and writing more. 

Word Work Activity

This Beach Sight Word Activity is an engaging and entertaining way for your kids to practice reading, spelling, and writing their sight words this summer! 

Can Other Sensory Bin Filler Be Used For This Activity?

If you don’t have kinetic sand, you can fill the plastic container with many other things. You can use rice, oatmeal, noodles, or pudding to look like sand. 

Sight Word Activity

You May Also Like The Get Ready to Read Summer Camp:

Do you want to prepare your preschoolers for the upcoming school year?

Or, have your kindergarteners review concepts to prevent the summer slide?

This month-long bundle of engaging and educational activities will keep your kids learning this summer.

Click on the picture below to learn more about the “Get Ready to Read Summer Camp.”

More Sight Word Activities:

If you are looking for more sight word activities for your children, click on the links below to learn about these resources! 

Sight Word Secret Code Puzzles

Play Dough Sight Word Cards

Fish & Seaweed Sight Word Activity

Strawberry Picking Sight Word Game from Books and Giggles

Download The Freebie:

To get the printables for this sight word activity emailed to you, click on the button below and fill out the form.