Fall is here and as a Kindergarten teacher, I’m all about the thematic units! There are huge benefits to using thematic units in your early elementary classroom. And I go all out! All the way to my math and literacy centers. Your students will love these fall themed literacy and math centers! I get asked […]

Fall Activities to Encourage Literacy

Fall is my absolute favorite season of the year.  It means no more one hundred degree days, shorter days and outside colors changing (a little…remember…I’m in Texas!).  Fall is also a great time to take learning outside to experience the changes taking place.  However, there are a ton of rainy days that keep learning indoors.  […]

Thanksgiving Thematic Unit for Little Learners

When November hits our calendars, you’ll find more Thanksgiving themed activities in the classroom. It’s a quick transition from spiders and spooky activities to turkeys and the history of the First Thanksgiving. Also, this time of year brings lots of tired students that are ready for a break, so fill your classroom with fun and […]

20 Pumpkin Books for Little Learners

Teaching our little learners about pumpkins is such a fun unit to get to explore this time of year! They’ll love learning about pumpkins and how they grow! There are so many fun ways to go through this unit and watch them learn. It’s even more fun as you read through pumpkin books related to […]

20 Halloween Books for Little Learners

Teaching our little learners all about Halloween is such a fun and important unit to explore this time of year. There are so many fun ways to explore this Halloween unit. You’ll get to watch little minds be amazed as they learn all about Halloween. It’s SO FUN to watch them read through Halloween books, […]