• How to Add Text to Classroom Décor – without a Cricut!

    Happy Summer, teacher friends!  I hope you’re enjoying the break from the classroom and that you are taking some time for yourself and your family.  This summer, I recently started a Teacher TikTok.  One of my teacher hack posts went viral the other day, so I wanted to share more about it.  In this blog […]

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    Father’s Day Craft for Kids

    It’s almost Father’s Day, and we all know that homemade gifts make the best gifts.  You might be searching Pinterest for the perfect Father’s Day craft for kids.  I’m excited to share this one with you.  Introducing my Father’s Day Magazine… Father’ Day Magazine I had created a Mother’s Day Magazine resource a few years […]

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  • How to Make Rain Gutter Bookshelves

    Have your heard of rain gutter bookshelves?  In this post, I’ll share all the details of how to make these shelves that are perfect for the classroom, a kids’ playroom, or your child’s bedroom… How to Make Rain Gutter Bookshelves Find a Handy Helper! Step number one is to find a handy helper, or in […]

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    Creating Kindergarten Writing Portfolios

    If I could give any advice to new Kindergarten teachers, I would definitely recommend doing Kindergarten Writing Portfolios.  This is, by far, my favorite writing activity.  The transformation from the first page to the last is truly amazing! What are Kindergarten Writing Portfolios? Kindergarten Writing Portfolios are booklets that progress monitor your students’ writing ability […]

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    6 Beach Day Activities for Kindergarten

    One of my favorite end of the year activities is our Annual Kindergarten Beach Day.  Planning for this day of outdoor fun is simple.  Choose a day during the last week of school and send an email to parents.  Remind them to please apply sunscreen prior to coming to school.  I also ask that the […]

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  • Kindergarten End of Year Assessments

    Kindergarten End of the Year Assessments

    We are only weeks away from our last day of school.  That means it’s assessment time!  While testing can always be a little stressful, the planning and prepping doesn’t have to be!   In this post, I’ll share what I use for my Kindergarten End of the Year Assessments. Kindergarten End of the Year Assessments I […]

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