This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure here. As December creeps around the corner (or blasts through the door if you go to any department store) we get to start planning fun activities in our classrooms! During the holiday seasons, there are so many chances to talk with ... Read More about Holiday Book Festivities
Well, it’s that time of year where our students turn into little ghost, goblins, witches, princesses, superheroes, and more! Halloween is an exciting time of year for our little shape shifters and it can be a fun time of year to get some great creative writing out of your students. It’s important ... Read More about Trick or Treat: Writing is Sweet!
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure here. Silly Rainbow Sentences I don’t know about you, but my favorite type of literacy centers (or any center really!) are the ones that are ready to pull out and don’t need time to be set up. Who has time for that when you have 20+ ... Read More about Organizing Silly Rainbow Sentences
When you think of the word “stem” what do you think of? Some of you may think of the stem of a plant but some of you may think of STEM. In STEM education, teachers focus on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. While all of these subjects are often taught individually, STEM education ... Read More about STEM into Hands on Learning
Writing is one of the fundamental parts of a child’s education. While we try to implement it whenever we can, it can be a challenge to get reluctant writers to not only write, but to enjoy writing as well. The good news is there are tons of “tricks” out there to make writing fun not only for your ... Read More about 5 Ways to Say Goodbye to Reluctant Writers