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    Beginning of Year Ideas

    Beginning of Year Ideas

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    FREE Songs to Use for Lining Up

    THE SEVENTH DAY OF BACK TO SCHOOL... - Dr. Jean & Friends Blog

    THE SEVENTH DAY OF BACK TO SCHOOL... - Dr. Jean & Friends Blog

    activity bag book

    Activity Bag Ideas

    Don’t start your year off overwhelmed. Starting planning now for a stress free school year with this yearlong planning calendar. It can be printed with the PDF version and hand written or if you are the digital type there is a editable version that can have textbox added and typed on. See how I'm using it in my classroom. Blog Post 58 pages

    Year Long Planning Calendar 2015-2016

    Monthly Self Portrait Packet FREE



    WeAreTeachers: 50 Tips, Tricks and Ideas for Kindergarten

    Want to help your kids learn the different parts of a book? Try using these parts of a book playdough mats

    Parts of a Book Playdough Mats

    My 5th grade kiddos asked for 'cool' bookmarks this week. Obliging, I whipped up some personalized bookmarks with reading strategies on the back. This is about as cool as it gets, friends. :)The fronts of these bookmarks are editable (on PowerPoint 2007), so you can add your students' names!

    Reading Strategies Bookmarks: Personalized Freebie

    FRIEND-used this acronym/idea when teaching activity day girls..worked well, good discussion

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    The Kindergarten Smorgasboard: A Kindergarten Smorgasboard Submissions For Smorgie: Routines and Procedures

    A Kindergarten Smorgasboard Submissions For Smorgie: Routines and Procedures


    Peek Into Pre-Kindergarten

    This checklist makes setting and tracking goals simple for kids!

    Student Goal Setting Checklist


    Little Minds at Work: Recap of Week 7 and Peek at my Week 8!

    A reader asked if I would compile a list of my go-to phrases that are useful in my daily work with young children.  She mentioned that in reading my blog, she finds herself writing down phrases tha...

    Phrases that Nurture Respect, Confidence, and Community

    You will love this editable newsletter. This is a great way to communicate and inform parents. This freebie has a color and black and white option....

    Newsletter Freebie Editable

    Still Playing School: 10 Tips to Ease the Kindergarten Transition (from a Kindergarten Teacher!)

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    Little Minds at Work: Freebie Customized Name Mats For YOUR Class!

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    back to school idea- I Can Do It Jar- includes free printable label from theclassroomcreat...

    Back to School Idea: I Can Do It Jar (with free printable)

    Beginning of the Year (and FREEBIES!)

    Beginning of the Year (and FREEBIES!)

    Preschool Song Booklet

    CREATE STUDIO: Preschool Song Booklet

    Teach Math with Children's Photos - PreKinders

    This packet includes 7 silly pencils {including black and white images}; perfect for all of your back to school and writing themed resources. Clip...

    Silly Pencils Clip Art

    Updated Printable Calendar 2014

    Updated Printable Calendar 2014

    This is a pack of schedule cards that will fit into a pocket chart. These cards contain boardmaker images to help students understand each section ...

    Classroom Daily Schedule {Editable}