These 20 Tips Will Have You Asleep in No Time
Getting enough sleep is essential. Not enough Zs can lead to stress, weight gain, and an overall decline in good health. If a night of restful slumber seems
How to make a burlap wreath: Want to make a burlap wreath? Check out this easy to use tutorial showing you how to make a burlap wreath in less than 10 minutes. All you need is a wreath frame, 20-30 feet of burlap ribbon and some wire. DIY burlap wreaths make a great craft project.
How to make a burlap wreath.
It's All In A Name! Using Children's Names In The Beginning of Kindergarten!
Beginning of the year Kindergarten is best spent focusing on names! There is so much 'learning' that can occur from names that it makes it a worthwhile use of instructional time- plus it is a great way for students to get to know each other! This week my kinders are starting 'centers' (I use the term loosely because we are calling them 'centers' but we are not traveling about the classroom and/or using a workboard!) Here is a peek at some of the name activities we will be doing! Name of The…
DIY Paper plants
I’ve been wanting to create some paper plants for my house for ages now. You see, as much as I try and green thumb my way into cultivating gorgeous indoor plants, they just don’t feel the same way about me and I’m left with a botanical cemetary. It’s tragic really. So, I decided that the best alternative would […]
Monthly Vocabulary Words: FREE Printables
Do you have a writing center in your classroom? Do you have circle time with your tots? If so, than these vocabulary printables are for you! As a part of the 13 Days of Learning Printables series (see below), I am sharing my Monthly Words Printables. I love ho
How To Distress Painted Furniture Using Vaseline - Petticoat Junktion
Distress painted furniture using Vaseline or distress wood furniture using the Vaseline paint trick. Petroleum jelly is a paint resist.
Classroom Organization: Proven Strategies for Workflow Management
*Welcome everyone who has come to the blog via Pinterest! You can follow my daily adventures in teaching and life on Instagram, too! This is the first in a series of posts about organization in the secondary classroom. You can read more about how I lesson plan here, see a tour of my classroom here, and read advice to new teachers here! Thanks for stopping by! I recently had a fellow teacher/blog reader email me asking for any tips and strategies I have for managing the wide array of papers…
Small Group & Centers Rotation Display
Use this easy centers rotation chart in Powerpoint to display your reading centers or math centers. Manage your small group rotations with ease!
Teaching Reading: How Do You Decide What to Teach?
There a couple events in my past week that have really made me think about reading in a special education classroom. 1) My guest post w...