sometimes.... but most of the time it's my father! which in turn gets me in trouble!
Leave 1/4 of Mountain dew in bottle (just don't drink it all), add a tiny bit of baking soda and 3 caps of peroxide. Put the lid on and shake - walla! Homemade glow stick (bottle) solution.
For all my teacher friends...Recipe for success- first day of school activity. So thoughtful...it actually made me tear up when reading the recipe for success! Doing this for sure! first day of school activities, scavenger hunts, first day of school activity, teacher, school idea, first day activities, recipe for success, kid, back to school
Recipe for success- first day of school activity. So thoughtful...it actually made me tear up when reading the recipe for success! Doing this for sure!
"tree-mendous" apple tree with tissue paper ~ cute!
This is adorable!!
The Pumpkin Project from Growing in Pre K. Open a pumpkin, add soil & water & watch the seeds already inside the pumpkin grow. Also links to other activities to teach about & observe the pumpkin life cycle. Recommends reading the book "Pumpkin Jack" several times during this process. water, remember this, grow a seed in a pumpkin, pumpkins, seeds, fall porches, garden, halloween, kid
Science - Open up the pumpkin, add a little soil and water, and watch the seeds (which are already inside the pumpkin) grow. // FUN - need to remember this for next year!
This is an AMAZING lesson planning app that I started using this year! You can email the plans, print them out, etc., for record keeping purposes. Color coded for each student's records.
An awesome and simple little teaching tool over at Teacher Tipster’s Facebook page! (look for “Teacher Tipster” on Facebook if this link doesn’t work; it’s in the recent wall photos) graphic organizers, math charts, 100s chart, teacher tipster, hundreds chart, number sense, hundr chart, first grade, kid
Hundreds Chart Teaching Tool
Put any famous people's pictures in the Guess Who game and it's a great study tool for kids!
Writing Rubric. I wish I knew where this came from so credit could be given! It's an amazing rubric that is so clear!
tons of math websites to help strengthen math skills. The best part of this site is how it is broken down by students RIT scores for the MAP Testing in each of the four math strands. LOVE IT!!!!
This download makes a great poster for the classroom. I have launched many reading lessons off this poster... it's a visual reminder for my studen...
Area and Perimeter with Legos...Wish I had known this about a month ago! My boys would have loved this idea!
Free Download! I need this!
At the beginning of the year, make several "New Student" bags with welcome letters, name tags, birthday tags, etc. Anything that a new student will need. This will save a lot of time when you find out on a Friday that you are getting a new student Monday! classroom idea, new students, new student bag, class name tags, begining of the year classroom, birthday bags for student, new classroom, teacher bag, student birthday
Preparing for mid-year new students at the beginning of the year....so smart!
experiment with sugar and water to see what colors ants prefer - and look at their bellies. You can see what color of sugar water they are drinking.
magazine, beach towel, mini sunscreen, ribbon, treats. Teachers last day of school gift. How fun!
Sight Word Parking Lot