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Did these last yr in my classroom and the kids LOVED them! Doing it again this yr instead of gingerbread houses! #DIY Waffle Cone Christmas Trees!

Now that they are labeled, I have am able to find everything so quickly! Best of all, my kids are able to easily find what they need.

I did this in my classroom last year for earth day. We had just finished

38 Teacher Appreciation Ideas They'll Love

This year, our 4th-grade team used Metaverse for our Meet the Teacher night! It was a fun and interactive way for our fourth graders to ...

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Are you amazed by your child's teacher? This year, let's bless them immeasurably!

I did this with my older preschool group last year (class jobs, not this specific visual) and both the kids and family loved it!

I invite all parents to sign up for a day to be our class Mystery Reader. When they sign up they give me 3 clues about themselves. My students try to solve ...

Reward Coupons for Positive Classroom Management (Editable!)

LOVE these end of the year activities, reflections, bulletin boards, and ideas for

This year, I decided to use the amazing resources provided by PBS Kids to help make my Valentine's Day instruction engaging and developmentally appropriate, ...

The kids have to sort their own supplies which I LOVE. I use to do this all by myself…and then I got smart. I have TONS of baskets {hello, Dollar Tree!

We offer a huge variety of styles and can tailor these to suit varying ages and abilities.

Today I ask a few kids what they wanted in their next school year. The answers all echoed the same theme. "I want to do fun things!" "I want my teacher to ...

I have a couple of friends in my class who still need this level and we will be using them in our small group time together. And by small group, ...

10 Easy Ways to Create an Awesome #SchoolCulture This Year

I handed these out during the Kindergarten Meet & Greet. The kids loved them and the parents thought they were adorable.

Secret Stories® Phonics Book “Parent Share” Page

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Your students will love these 40 unique reward coupons, and you will love how much. What strategies do ...

... did it last year and he LOVED it. So the elf antics have started in my classroom! Keep reading for a freebie and some ideas to see how it's working in ...

I love this - I want to try doing this with my class...it would be a great end of year picture for the kids.

How do you remember year ONE in your teaching career? OVERWHELMING! How do you want your students will remember you and your class? I hope they know that I ...

Teacher writes emotional letter to angel babies. “For the children who won't be starting kindergarten this year”

A look at the upcoming trends and coolest toys featured at Toy Fair New York.

These rules (created by my Kindergarteners last year) save my sanity daily! You'll love the simplicity of them and the students' response to daily practice!

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... you bring your kids to their annual checkups, get their teeth cleaned twice a year and help them eat well and get enough sleep. You do this to ...

I loved walking down the hall and looking at the fresh little faces that might make up my future class. Reconnecting with parents from previous years and ...

I also got to try out the new version of the task that I created. I definitely liked this version better than the one I created last year.

Send this flyer home to inform your families and give them

I've had a tough time these past two years setting up the questions. Since I've moved to middle school, my schedule has a few kids in my Math block as well ...

Your kids will love this collection of art projects for kids! You'll find

It wasn't until Christmas break that I came up with a way to use these pencil boxes that the students LOVED. At this point in the year the kids were really ...

My kids love to take Valentines to school for their parties. This year we decided

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Six Classroom Questions to start off the school year! I did this last year with my kids and they loved it!

This first year I received about 26 applications and resumes. Most of the students were kids I knew from previous tech classes or my own students.

Whose Stuff Is This? Keeping First Things First

"I loved volunteering with Project Libertad! Each day was jam-packed with lessons and purposeful, fun activities to go with them. The kids were always ...

“We did the Great Kindness Challenge for the first time this year. I also had a class be my Secret Kindness Agents this year.

Download this useful tips list below ways to spend more family time with the kids!

Children throughout #Yemen were waiting to go back to school on November 1, 2015. This photo from Khanfar District, Abyan, was shared by Mothana Badoryes ...

End of the year activities, reflections, and ideas for teachers to try in the

Importance of Reading With Young Children: 10 Great Benefits

My classroom was pretty big last year, but I still plan on doing it in my new room this year. I didn't do an "entire" field, and the kids didn't notice!

The following two pages are found in all of my units. I thought I would end them to the end of this post to show you the evolution of how I have ...

I love decorating my classroom and have already started for next school year. This is what it looks like right now. I can't wait for the kids to see ...

A goal I set for myself when I took a Kids Yoga Business Course last year was to add working ON my biz time to my calendar.

There are so many ways that you can celebrate the end of the year in an elementary classroom. I thought I'd share a few of my favourite ways to mark the end ...

It gives a little explanation of the cookbook, but it also provides an opportunity to show my gratitude and thank my parents for all they do.

Amazon.com : Educational Preschool Posters for Toddlers and Kids Perfect for Children Preschool & Kindergarten Classrooms Teach Alphabet Letters Numbers ...

80 Easy Creative Projects for Kids including activities, art, crafts, science, engineering

This is one of my FAVORITE things to do each year because the kids LOVE it and my classroom smells AMAZING! Oh yeah, and it's educational.

It's WOW.

And since this is my last year in second grade and I'm heading down to TK next year (HOORAY!) I would just LOVE to share these photos with you!

One day, I'd love to have one because they're typically very sturdy, and a great quality, however, at around $300 a pop, my budget won't allow for it.

Last year I jazzed up my math fact quizzes and made them Duck Dynasty themed and the kids just loved them so much more than they had in the past! This year ...

Once they can see my vision, I pull out the potatoes.

Everyone brought their favourite cuddly toy. We enjoyed some dancing and party games as well as some food. We especially loved the chocolate fountain.

Four Upcycled Stools for the Classroom or Playroom $25/pc. or $85 for set of 4

Jamie Halsey on Twitter: "My class loved #BookSnaps! Such creativity and all the kids are making excellent connections with #TheLemonadeWar.

Hope you enjoyed taking a peek into my classroom this year. Leave me links to your classroom in the comments! I would love to see!

Friends, I am so excited to see how my 1st graders grow this year. I feel like we've devoted a *ton* of time to writing this year, but it is already paying ...

Millie and Madison were in Ellie's class last year, and Ellie loved them. They are both very happy and active kids, so I figured this session would be ...

Teach students EVERY routine you want them to learn. Practice it with them- don't just tell them how to do ...

Perfect child made gift I can do in my classroom with students! How to make

Turkey Leftovers From My Classroom!

Sunday School Games: 10 Active Indoor Games That Help Kids Grow Their Faith

A sampling of first day of school ideas on Pinterest.

FREE brain breaks related to numbers, from Rachel Lynette at Classroom Freebies!

My son had her last year and my twins have her this year. She is a very loving , caring teacher. I highly recommend her to anyone.”

My non-picture perfect classroom is not goregous, but that is OK! Kids

Join us as we celebrate life, family, grace and love, thanking what's nourished us this year and welcoming all to come in 2016!

FREE Time Capsule - Great for 1st Days of School!

“Do what you love, love what you do.” I actually have this quote up really big in my classroom! The kids and I talk about what this means at the beginning ...

They do crafts, gym time, snack time and so much more. Your little ones will be blessed in her class.

Does the color system behavior chart work for some kids? Perhaps. Is it the best way to teach kids to not act like stinkerdoodles in the classroom?

... these editable Super Kids Awards were just that! End of the year awards don't have to be fancy! Keep them simple

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"Teachers who love teaching teach children to love learning." - Robert John Meehan. If you do ...

Get the kids mixing and moving as they get to know one another. Click here for lots of great ideas, including a free download of this fun icebreaker ...

I am bringing a copy for his teacher, as well as one for the social worker and the specials teachers – especially gym – so that they can better understand ...

Hope you enjoyed taking a peek into my classroom this year. Leave me links to your classroom in the comments! I would love to see!

I started using them with my kids last year and totally fell in love with the engagement I saw with my firsties. Kids love them! In this ...

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I needed to replace my IKEA stools this summer because they just did not make it through my class last year.....so I thought I would make some bucket seats.

Both my kids have incredible teachers this year. We also have really great class parents who have been taking care of organizing all of the special ...

LOVE this picture:) If you don't take one of these…you MUST next year!!! It's the PERFECT ending to your kinder slideshow:)!

I use my Clothesline Classroom Helpers job display last year, but I'm loving it even more with my circle labels attached to the clothespins! Each child gets ...

Last year the classroom mission statement my students came up with is simple: "We spread joy through love." This is who they are and who we work to become ...

In this little unit you will be introduced to what a rekenrek is, where to get them, how to make them, how to begin using them in your classroom, ...

I think what I love best about them is that each one has its very own unique personality — just like my own little pumpkins in our class!