Katie Fretwell
Katie Fretwell
Katie Fretwell

Katie Fretwell

Wife, 2nd grade teacher, TPT Simply Creative in KY, and lover of all things crafty and chocolate!

classroom economy- More information about how to run a classroom economy. Couldn't get the documents to upload properly.

Match the shelfie to the Selfie (teacher to their home bookshelf) love this library bulletin board idea!

Fractionopoly - can be adapted for any math review

Standards for Mathematical Practice Kid Friendly posters

Math Conversations in the Primary Classroom

Math Conversations in the Primary Classroom

Simply Creative in Kentucky: Addition Detectives

Simply Creative in Kentucky: Addition Detectives

Creating a Classroom Mission Statement

"We just wasted over a minute of classtime thinking and sharing about the word obstinate, and I have no idea if students actually understand what the word means. Here enters the game of 7-up."

Cookin' Up Fun With Middle School Math Amazing Race Project

Textmapping. This is such a useful idea when teaching students how to prepare for standardized testing OR identifying vocabulary, key concepts, etc.

Having Fun with Poke Cards (Freebie Included!) - Poke cards are simple to use yet very engaging and students can work independently and check their own work. (They will also have lots of fun!)

Figure me out math activity! Great for getting to know/beginning of the year! (Picture only)

FREE text structures anchor chart

FREEBIE editable welcome letter

Chicken, Bacon and Avocado Panini - 4 chicken tenders, 6 slices of bacon, 4 slices bread, 2 slices cheese, 1 tbsp. ranch, 1/2 avocado mashed with lime juice and salt... yum!