So as soon as St. Patrick's Day was over, my mind turned to Easter and all the fun things that we are going to do! There are so many neat things you can do with those plastic Easter eggs!! Last year when I found some that had three parts that snap together, I thought I had hit the jackpot!!! CVC word building suddenly got a whole lot more fun for my kids! Since ... Read More about Easter Literacy Practice
My kids enjoyed the Valentine Domino addition center I made for February, so I decided to make another one for St. Patrick's Day! Grab it for FREE below!! St. Patrick's Day addition practice! It's a forever FREEBIE and you can download it here! If you're looking for more St. Patrick's Day resources, I have several in my store you can check out. The best part is ... Read More about St. Patrick’s Day FREEBIE
Today we read about Martin Luther King, Jr. and discussed his life and some of the things he did to make our world a better place. Before we began, I showed my kiddos a picture of Martin Luther King, Jr. and asked if anyone knew who it was. The overwhelming consensus was that it was President Barack Obama. LOL After clearing up the confusion between MLK ... Read More about MLK directed drawing!!
When I dropped my son off at Kindergarten for the first time (that was 10 years ago BTW)....the first thing I noticed was a very large woodworking station. I assumed it was a toy woodworking station filled with toy woodworking tools. My assumption was not correct. This was a real woodworking station. REAL. Complete with a real hammer, real nails, real ... Read More about Do you let your kids use a hammer & nails?
My kids love anything that lets them get up and move around the room! Write-the-Room activities fit that bill nicely! Not only do my kids get to get up and move....they get to practice a skill or learn something new in the process! We have been working on rhyming for a while now, but I still have some kids who are struggling with this skill. Rhyming is one of those skills that ... Read More about Write the Room Rhyming
Christmas break just flew by for me, as I'm sure it did for you!!! Teachers went back today for inservice, and tomorrow the kiddos return in full force!! It's that time again! Time for another Currently hosted by Farley over at Oh Boy Fourth Grade! Head on over and see what everyone else is "currently" up to for January! ... Read More about January Currently