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    Alicia Oravet
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    Infant Massage- I'll be glad I pinned this later in life when I have kiddos one day!

    Project Nursery - teal-and-grey-chevron-safari-boy-nursery-1_Blog

    DIY gel boards. Good for practicing writing, drawing, and calming

    Tori's Teacher Tips: Daily 5- Word Work! {giant freebie!} love her recording sheets!!!! I also love how she organized the word work station.

    Word Work activities that work for any vocabulary words. Perfect for use with Daily 5 or in literacy centers for upper elementary students. Just print, laminate, and place in your Word Work center for easy student instructions! Includes 15 activities!

    Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits: Ready or Not...Meet the Teacher! -- This is such a cute idea and what better way to interact with parents than giving! I know when I am given things I feel like I'm actually doing something right/good. I think this would be a great way to get the parents involved and to feel like they're a part of the classroom as well. 3370

    Pinner said, "I just died a little and went to teacher heaven. The website it links to is AH-MAH-ZING!"

    Do this at the beginning of the school year so kids knows how to handle books. This of course will vary by age

    This is a recipe you would not want to be without in your life

    Make everyone’s taste buds go wild for this delicious Slow Cooker Spinach and Artichoke Dip!

    Don't let Spring pass by without trying this wonderful craft! Check out how to Make a Dandelion Paperweight!

    I am in LOVE with this blog post about Meet the Teacher night!! So many great tips on how she runs things including the student packets, helping hands for supplies, and treats for students and parents.

    Math Standards 3.NF.A.2a Many worksheets to use with equivalent fractions and fractions on the number line. Also some comparing fractions worksheets.

    Best Teaching Apps - Engage your students with some of these must-have apps, including Grammaropolis, Kidblog, Sushi Monster, and more!

    How To Make Barefoot Sandals I knew having a baby girl would be fun to craft for, but I had no idea it would be THIS MUCH FUN!! Seriously, I'm kind of going nuts over here! Desi is 8 weeks old already has oodles of headbands and tons of adorable

    45 things to do with a 6 month old baby- best list i've seen!

    It's that time of the year ... open house! Here are some parent forms to use throughout the year.

    How do animals like polar bears, seals, and walruses stay warm in the icy water of the arctic and Antarctic? Try this fun experiment to find out!

    Open House or just in general - use clothespins to hold up a laminate sheet to make a sign or display - LOVE how easy this is! The Brown-Bag Teacher

    Writing prompts: What happened? How are they going to get it out? Will it work?

    DIY Summer Burlap Wreath: Orange Chevron and Polka Dot | Kenarry

    The Literacy Shed. A collection of videos on each writing genre.

    Pretend play tea bags for tea parties- made from fabric scraps. I like it. Who do I know that has tea parties anymore?

    Hey, I found this really awesome Etsy listing at