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    Megan Dunning
    Megan Dunning
    Megan Dunning

    Megan Dunning

    Free Homework Pass for Valentine's Day. Free gift from teacher to student!

    Word search made up of names of classmates! "I've been SEARCHING for a friend like you!" Five Creative School Valentines

    Ideas to have my PreKinders "adopt" a big kid class during testing and send encouragement.

    "I'm thinking of changing my centers to Sit Quietly, Behave Yourself, and Just Stop That." LOL

    Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve snorkeling

    Hawaii mountain tubing Kaua'i Backcountry Adventures

    Hawaiian Vacation: Which Island To Visit? This is a great infographic for learning which island in Hawaii is the one of your dreams!

    Great ideas for,journal page set-up, vocabulary word in the middle, four sections: definition, examples,,real world,connections, process described

    area is/can/looks like anchor chart I like the way this is worded and organized!

    Snowman footprint and cardinal handprint grandparent Christmas gift

    Christmas card school

    Snowman hand print for Christmas card.

    great ideas for Christmas craft activities, adorable snowman handprint glasses

    Fun and easy hand print and footprint art for Christmas!

    Christmas fingerprint crafts by Sacagawea

    DIY Fingerprint Christmas Tree Light craft for kids! Just have the child dip their pointer finger in different colored paints! Super cute christmas craft for kids to make handmade cards, gift tags, etc. |

    Christmas gift craft idea -- ceramic tile, sharpie, paint, and modge podge or other sealant over it.

    Free; These are an idea we implemented into our school building last year as a way to really engage teachers and students into the STEM way of thinking! They are designed to be done whenever the teacher wants to do them, with easy to find (and cheap) supplies.We try to do two of these a month!

    Pumpkin Muffins - only 2 ingredients. That's right, just the cake mix and the pumpkin. No oil, no eggs, no water, nothing else. Bake at 350




    If you loved my Halloween STEM Activity: Candy Corn Challenge and The Marshmallow Tower STEM Activity you're going to LOVE the newest lab in my series: The Peppermint Challenge!!! It will be a GREAT NEW activity to add to your holiday line up!!!

    Awesome STEM Lab Challenge!! Students construct a tower to support 3 stacked peppermints! Great cooperative learning activity, too!

    Engineering Challenge:Using the materials provided, can you build the peppermint racer that travels the farthest distance down a ramp?Materials: (per classroom)Life Savers PeppermintsCraft (popsicle) SticksCoffee Stirrer StrawsDrinking StrawsScissors and TapeIndex Cards*Ramp for the testing of the racers and measuring tape.This packet contains all the information you need to make this a great engineering activity in your classroom!

    Roasted Pumpkin Seeds ~ Don't throw away the pumpkin seeds from your pumpkin! Roast them for a delicious healthy Halloween snack ~

    Context Clues Anchor Chart for Anchor's Away Monday (FREEBIE included!) by Crafting Connections!

    Attention grabbing shout outs for the classroom. This would work great to get children use to a routine of what the teacher expects or what is to come next with these fun transition phrases!

    Conference Starters | 25 Awesome Anchor Charts For Teaching Writing

    What Can I Say to Myself? Such a great way to teach your kids about positive self talk. Love this one!

    Readers Workshop, Turn and Talk...I could definitely make some of these question stems work in math!

    Figure Me Out! "All about me" math activity for beginning of the year or any time of the year!

    Place value circle map - use for decimal numbers

    author's purpose | Author's Purpose Chart | anchor charts

    Anchor chart that gives students sentences that provokes feelings about their books. What they liked, didn't like, what they weren't sure about and how they felt after reading.

    Close Reading... What an awesome way to show students why reading over again is SO IMPORTANT!! And using Oreos!