first grade arts and crafts
Awesome paper art by Jen Stark (Pic) | Daily Dawdle
★♥★ Tips for handwritten thank you note ★♥★ Theres nothing quite like a hand written thank you note!
Guided Reading "cheat sheet" on what to do before, during, and after a guided reading lesson
Paint Chip Snow people - I LOVE this idea - December lesson?
Make Twinkie minions in the package. Print out overalls and goggles to glue on. Draw mouth and hair with marker. I'm SO glad Twinkies are back because these are adorable!!!
Warm and cool hearts, for FIRST grade. Add border of "I love _____" repeating all around for writing connection...focus on spacing and balance.
This is an idea for a fox template design that could be used for Roald Dahl's book "Fantastic Mr. Fox."
Lesson Ideas on Ways to Incorporate Art Across the Curriculum by One Less Headache. Using art in the classroom can help your students in many different ways. It is great for kinesthetic learners who like to use their hands and create things in class and is also perfect for reaching visual learners that like to see concepts.
Lesson Ideas on Ways to Incorporate Art Across the Curriculum
Robert Munsch reads all of his stories aloud on his official site!
Puzzle template to create your own puzzles (more sizes on site)
Incredible list of sensory bottle ideas
Sensory Balloons: dry beans, coffee grounds, hair gel, flour, baby powder, rice, water. Makes me want to go out and buy some balloons!
how to grow: an avocado tree, apple tree, citrus tree, pineapple plant, yams from produce seeds/cuttings you buy at the grocery