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    ▶ The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, youtube: The author explains his inspiration and the creative process of how this children's classic came to be and how it is 'a book of hope. You can grow up and fly into the world with your talent.' #Creativity #Hope #Eric_Carle #The_Very_Hungry_Caterpillar

    Lucy Calkins Speaks to kids about how to be a writer....the guru herself!!!

    go away, big green monster! animation

    llama llama red pajama

    NBC Learn: Writers Speak to Kids - children's book authors share their writing experiences to help students learn more about the craft and techniques of creative writing

    A bunch of fun timers for the classroom. Maybe this will speed up the clean-up process

    Pinterest Teaching!

    Too Much Glue Great for first day of gluing with Kinders

    Don't let the pigeon drive the bus animation

    The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Friends Stickers make great baby shower giveaways or decorations

    The Tiny Seed video by Eric Carle

    Kids can make a necklace for Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar

    Finger Painting The Very Hungry Caterpillar Craft

    silly chapter books that will get your kids reading

    The writing process, the 6 trait way

    Free Download ~ Characteristics of a Good Hook | This Reading Mama (with great directions for teaching writing hooks from children's authors)

    How to Read to Kids Who Cant Sit Still!

    This is an amazing unit! I can't wait to use it next year!! Eric Carle {A complete Author Study}

    Pronouns- Wow, talk about high interest! .....Follow for free 'too-neat-not-to-keep' teaching tools & other fun stuff :)

    The Night Before Thanksgiving Video

    Brain Break...This is SO fun!!!!