Guided reading is a must in my classroom. It’s the best and most effective way to help students achieve their reading goals. It’s my favorite part of the day, and I’m so excited to share with you how I organize my groups and what documents I use during each meeting! GET SOME BINS! Dollar Tree […]

How to Organize Centers in Your Classroom

It amazes me how quickly a classroom can fill up with “stuff”.  The last classroom I moved into my family was in shock as we unloaded box after box of teaching goodies.  The amount of resources we use with our students is a tad bit overwhelming.  But, knowing that I will be able to organize everything […]

Activity Calendar

When learning happens at home, consistency is the biggest struggle for many. Life gets in the way and before we know it, it’s morning and nothing is planned for the day. Or you have papers strung all over your house with your daily schedule and you can’t keep it all together. If this describes you […]

3 Reasons to Use a Science Notebook

Getting little learners excited about science is easy with engaging experiments and thematic units.  Teaching them to collect and organize data like scientists is accomplished with a Science Notebook. Here are 3 reasons why using a Science Notebook with your learners can help your classroom and curriculum. 1) Work Doesn’t Get Thrown Away Whether you are homeschooling or […]

Homeschool Classroom Favorites

When you are homeschooling there are bound to be some items in your classroom you can’t do without.  I have a few homeschool classroom favorites that my kiddos and I use most often. Clock My favorite NEW find is this adorable clock that I found at Hobby Lobby…oh, HL how I adore you!!  This clock […]