Kissing Hand Freebie

Oh, the first day of school!  It’s such a fun, but chaotic day.  Most of my first days are a little bit of a blur.  This is why I have to write very detailed lesson plans or I’ll forget everything from that day.  I always try to have the same activities for that first day […]

Welcome Name Tag Necklaces for the First Day of School

The first day of school is an exciting day for teachers and students.  There is a ton of prep work on both ends. Setting up a fun classroom, purchasing new supplies and clothes for the year makes for an exciting time. But when a young learner walks into the classroom on the first day and […]

Name Activities for Little Learners

Names.  Everyone has one and they are a great way to get your learners engaged and introduced to so many skills and resources.  The start of every school year is a great time to pull out fun name activities for learners to enjoy. Popsicle Names Hands on and fun name practice can be done with […]

August Literacy Centers

If you are a planner, summer is probably in full swing and you are ready to get a head start on back to school prep.  There is so much to do to get your classroom ready.  Then there is lesson planning along with literacy centers and math centers. If you are a procrastinator, you probably […]