Ashley Potter-Hatch
Ashley Potter-Hatch
Ashley Potter-Hatch

Ashley Potter-Hatch

Cute idea for beginning of year. Have kids cut out and decorate their first initial - perhaps after reading an ABC book!

I love my School Shoes - guess who? Make pictures of children and their shoes and make it into a class booklet. Great for name recognition. Love this idea for back to school. Pete the Cat

Great activity for fine motor skills and letter knowledge. Name Activities for Kids - Dot Painting - learning4kids

class book based on brown bear brown bear but using kids names and the picture they draw of themselves Chalk Talk: A Kindergarten Blog: Back to School Ideas

Pete The Cat: Students each color a shoe, write their name, and graph which of the Pete books is their favorite. Teaches math skills, graphing, and interpreting a graph.

First week.... I let my kids paint a self portrait then I write their name in bold back marker and place it on the wall so they never have to ask how to spell a classmate's name.....they love it. AND....I just use the long construction paper....no copies!

Beginning of the year class book with self-portrait and writing name documentation. Click on links to get download.#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

alphabet under construction letters - for learning first letter of their names.

Great way to reinforce fine motor movement, especially if they tear the pieces off the strip.

This Tropical Smoothie Bowl Recipe is the perfect breakfast or snack! It's dairy-free, gluten-free, full of protein and fresh fruit and totally delicious. Satisfying and easy to make, too! #SilkCashew #ad

Monkey Baby door hanger monkey baby shower by Cutipiethis on Etsy

Jungle Safari Themed Classroom Door Decor- Pinterest Idea

Chicken for dinner and no idea what to do with it? Here are 19 chicken dinners READY IN 30 MINUTES! #chicken #recipe #30minutes @SlowRoasted

Homemade Cream of Chicken Soup -- perfect for soups and casseroles and SO easy to make homemade! | gimmesomeoven.com

Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole Recipe | The Daily Meal ** AMAZING!!** Even better than the original. I didn't put the cheese on top, but mixed it in with everything else.

Chicken Dijonnaise, or chicken thighs with a creamy pan sauce (made with mustard, heavy cream, white wine or chicken stock). Easy, delicious, one-pot dish! #BHG #sponsored

Chicken and Black Bean Green Chili Rice Skillet, perfect weeknight dinner!

Chili Pasta Skillet - Mexican-style mac and cheese, made completely from scratch! It’s so easy – you use just one large skillet and cook everything in it. The clean-up is a breeze! #BHG #sponsored

BBQ Chicken Enchilada Casserole | Recipe Runner | BBQ meets Mexican food in this easy to make casserole. One of the best casseroles I've made! #BBQ #chicken #enchiladas #casserole

Shredded Beef Slow Cooker Chili Con Carne - so fast to prepare! The shredded beef soaks up the thick, rich sauce so well.

Shredded Beef Slow Cooker Chili Con Carne - so fast to prepare! The shredded beef soaks up the thick, rich sauce so well.