Sequence of Events with Snowmen at Night

I love pairing authentic read alouds with classroom lessons and activities. Using a read aloud where your learners can relate to the topic or excites them makes the introduction to the activity more engaging for everyone. One of my favorite winter books is Snowmen at Night. Of course, creating a sequence of events activity is […]

Winter Digital Activities for Little Learners

You’re heading back to the classroom after a great, relaxing holiday break. You need some fun, engaging activities to welcome your students back! You’re going to have some tired students, so any digital activity is going to get them excited to be back in the classroom! With these winter digital activities, your little learners will […]

Reading Assessment for Little Learners

Your learners are reading, but are they improving? Assessing our students is the only way we can monitor their growth. Assessments don’t have to be hard or take a lot of time either! This reading running record is a great reading assessment that doesn’t take a lot of time. The Benefits of Assessments Although you […]

Thanksgiving Interactive Poem for Little Learners

Thanksgiving is upon on us soon! As we get closer to this special day of thanks, our classrooms are filling up with everything there is about this holiday. To get into the Thanksgiving spirit, add this fun Thanksgiving poem to your whole group lesson! There are so many reasons we love Thanksgiving. It’s a day […]

Free Printable Activities

Do you love the word ‘free’ like I do? When I first started in the classroom, I didn’t find many resources that were free, and Pinterest wasn’t like it is today. These days, resource creators offer many free printable activities that sure help on the pocket book. Whether you’re teaching your kids at home, learning virtually or […]

Story Retell Activity

Summer days are full of swimming, outside play and lots of cold drinks and treats. One of my favorite childhood memories was to set up a lemonade stand in my driveway. My friends and I would make our own little stand out of a card table and a fun sign. We would always sell out […]