December Resources and Ideas

It absolutely blows my mind that December is right around the corner. How did that even happen!? I'm a teensy bit sad that 2014 is coming to an end, as it was probably the best year of my life! BUT, I have a lot of fun to look forward to, so I'm not too sad 😉 As I...

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October Morning Work for Kindergarten

Each month, I have been working on a set of fun printables to add to our morning routine. These worksheets are a review of skills that have been taught in kindergarten, so that my students are able to complete them independently, while staying engaged! Here's a peek...

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Summer Popsicle Craft

This week we wrote about what we are looking forward to doing this summer and turned our writing into adorable little popsicles. We stapled construction paper over the writing so that it was nice and colorful. On the inside, we all used the sentence starter "This...

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Fun Spring Craft Idea

Hey Friends! One Spring Party stands between me and my Spring Break and I could squeal with excitement!! I absolutely love my job and I adore my class this year, but I am very excited to be spending my break in New York with my sister!!! We are working hard on making...

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Spring Activities for Kindergarten

Spring is almost here! Yahoo!!! Okay so our California winter hasn't been that bad…but it is supposed to rain tomorrow!! And that's about enough winter that I can handle! But anyway, I'm just really excited because I love all things spring and summer 🙂 I have some...

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Kindergarten Classroom Management Ideas

I'm always on the lookout for fun, new ideas and I love being crafty. Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft stores are among one of my favorite places to pick up crafts and supplies for my classroom. So I was super excited when they asked me to be part of their #teachercreativity...

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January Centers {literacy}

As promised, I'm back with pictures of the literacy portion of my January Math and Literacy Centers! These centers cover skills from beginning sounds, CVC words, sight words, short vowel sounds and sentence building! I put these out in our literacy tubs and the kiddos...

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January Math and Literacy Centers {updated!}

I spent some of my fabulous winter break updating my January Math and Literacy Centers {and far too much time taking pictures of them! I am a complete perfectionist and it is not a good thing!!!} Here's a look at the math centers included in my unit, and I thought I'd...

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Candy Cane Tear Art {holiday craft ideas}

Now that it's December, we're officially transforming our room into a winter wonderland! Last week we made these adorable candy canes! Tear art is wonderful for fine motor practice! But it does ensue a lot of sweat and tears {on both the teacher's and students' part...

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Winter Activities {literacy and math ideas}

We have one more week left in November, and then we get a whole week off for Thanksgiving break! I LOVE my job and my class a lot, but breaks are good for the soul! When we come back from our break, we are going to be immersed in all things winter! {Well except for...

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