# 100 Word Hop

The 100 Word Hop offers a kinesthetic opportunity for students to learn 100 sight words.

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1. ## Race to the Start

Same as â€śRace to the Finishâ€ť but starting at â€śFindâ€ť and traveling to the top of the mat. Additional variation: Students may walk backward instead of Forward.

2. ## Race to the Finish

Two students line up at â€śIâ€ť. The first student rolls a 12-sided die and takes that number of steps. The student does something with the word he/she lands on: e.g.,...READ MORE

3. ## The Tens Have It

Write +10, -10, +20, and -20 on index cards. Toss a beanbag towards the center of the mat . Have a student travel to it and then clap 3x while...READ MORE

4. ## Sentence Coordinates

Do Word Coordinates, using words (out of sequence) that will make a sentence. Have each student that jumps to a word to stay by the word. Ask the class to...READ MORE

5. ## â€śSkip Countingâ€ť by 3â€™s and 4â€™s

This is a progression of â€śSkip Countingâ€ť by 2â€™s and 5â€™s because the rows of 10 are not multiples of either 3 or 4. You need to explain to the...READ MORE

6. ## Word Coordinates

This combines math and literacy. Make two sets of index cards with the numbers 1-10. (Each set should be a different color.) Stand at the bottom left corner of the...READ MORE

7. ## â€śSkip Countingâ€ť by 2â€™s and 5â€™s

Have students on the left side of the mat. Tell the student by row 1 that he/she will be stepping on each word in the row, saying either â€śoneâ€ť or...READ MORE

8. ## The Dice Have It

This is a variation on â€śThe Tens Have It.â€ť Distribute word cards to a few students and ask them to identify and then jump to their words. Ask another student...READ MORE

9. ## Twister

Put your left foot on the word _____, your right foot on the word _____, your left hand on the word _____, and your right hand on the word _____.

10. ## Word Match

Write each word on an index card. Distribute one card to each student. Ask them to match their card with the same word on the mat. One at a time,...READ MORE

11. ## Word Cover-Up

Cover up all but a small portion, like 2 rows, with a tarp, a sheet, or a blanket. This allows students to focus on a small portion of words and...READ MORE

12. ## Words by Color

Use each column like a Word Hop Mat. One student starts at the bottom and jumps on each word up to the top, saying the word as he/she jumps on...READ MORE

13. ## High Frequency Beginning Letters

Have 10 students line up either on the left side of the mat (one student at each row) or the bottom of the mat (one student at each column). Direct...READ MORE

14. ## Beginning Letters

Can you find one word that starts with the letter _____? Jump to that word and say it 3-5x while jumping on it. As the student gets to a word,...READ MORE

15. ## Stepping Sentences

Give several students a sentence to build, either a statement or a question, by distributing index cards for words that will make a sentence. Have them study the words and...READ MORE

16. ## Bean Bag Spelling

You or a student throws a bean bag onto the mat. Have the student jump to the word, say it, and spell it. Class repeats the spelling while jumping or...READ MORE

17. ## Bean Bag Sentences

Toss a bean bag onto the mat. A student jumps to the bean bag without saying the words along the way. The student jumps 5x on the bean bag word...READ MORE

18. ## Hopscotch Words

Choose two adjacent columns and call out their colors. Have a student start at the bottom of the mat with each foot under one of the two colors. The student...READ MORE