In this center, students stamp the body and label in pencil the body parts.I heart dice games! In this games, students can play alone or with a friend. They use bears as a game piece. They role the dice and whatever they land on, they move fwd that many spaces. The student to get to the end first ... Read More about Math Centers!
I love Frog Street Press! I use their alphabet songs, charts, and books to help teach each letter. This week, we are working on letter N so we learned Nelly Nurse. The kids LOVE these. I have a small book that I made that follows the song too. The first day of the letter study, I introduce the ... Read More about Phonics Lessons
I finished my “Fall, Pumpkins, & Halloween...Literacy, Math, & Science and everything in Between” Unit. It’s a whopping 80 pages and I hope you love it. You can buy it by clicking here. Right now it is on sale for $5. I will post a few freebies tonight so check back. Have a great ... Read More about Fall, Pumpkins, & Halloween…Oh My!!
This is my lesson from MONDAY. Just to clarify, we have WWS time daily but I only model write every other day because of time. Right now, I am starting lessons on Monday and we continue to work on that lesson all week. I am using a small chart tablet but soon I will use a large chart tablet for ... Read More about Writer’s Workshop Lesson 4
Check out Terri's blog for her fabulous birthday giveaway!! ... Read More about Terri’s Teaching Treasures Giveaway
I am so glad I can call you my friend! Teaching children how to be a good friend is super important. Sometimes, children do not spend time with other children before coming to school. They haven’t been exposed to sharing, caring, and understanding what it is like to have so many friends to consider. ... Read More about Friends! (Interactive Writing)
Last week we studied the letter “P”. On Friday, we had a Pirate and Princess Popcorn Party! Fun times! This week, our color of the week is brown. We will have a Teddy Bear Picnic this Friday and we will all wear brown. I will post pics this weekend. I love THEMATIC learning!! ... Read More about Letter P Week
Have you seen this cutie patootie blog? I know I have said it before, but I will say it again..I LOVE SCIENCE! My two teaching favs (this year, lol) are Science and Writing…odd combo I know. Anywho, you should go by and visit Mrs. Coe and follow her great science blog. I think that science is an ... Read More about I love SCIENCE blogs!
Shut the front door! Shut the back door! Shut the windows! This weekend I hit 400 followers. That is Ah-May-Zing!!! To think, I just started this little blog May 16th and I am so glad I decided to embrace this journey. Of course, I don't have a lot of free time with all of the blog stalking I ... Read More about Shut the front door!