I don’t know about you, but Kindergarten is getting more and more advanced as the years go on. Years ago, it was the teacher’s goal just to teach the basics: letters, numbers and shapes. Now, we are teaching financial literacy, story plot and decomposing and composing numbers. These number mats are some of my favorite […]

Valentine’s Day Activities and Resources

Valentine’s Day is around the corner. Students love this time of year. Mainly for the candy, but why not incorporate activities in your classroom to keep with the theme? These Valentine’s Day activities and resources are what you need. You will sure to fill your lesson plans up with fun and engaging activities! Math and […]

Valentine’s Day Thematic Unit for Little Learners

What theme do you focus on during your Valentine’s Day unit? During the month of February, I didn’t focus on the candy and cards that were to be passed out. I focused on kindness and friendship during my unit. It was a really good time of year to remind the class on how to treat […]

Candy Free Valentine’s Day Treats for Little Ones

Allergies are a big deal these days in the classroom. In the past, the Valentine’s Day cards would be filled with tons of sugary sweets or cookies. Now, we have to think differently. Teachers’ number one job is to keep their little ones safe. Candy free Valentine’s Day treats are perfect to give to keep […]

Valentine’s Day Card That is Candy Free

Tired of putting candy in your little one’s Valentine’s? Choosing a fun Valentine’s Day card is exciting for your little one.  With all the allergies that have come to the classroom, sometimes food is not an option for Valentine’s Day.  My kiddos love giving their special Valentines fun goodies and no chocolate is needed.   […]

Acts of Kindness

Whether you’re parenting little ones or have a class full of little ones, days are full of ups and downs. You want them to be on track with letter recognition and counting. But you want them to know how to interact with others respectfully. In my honest opinion, teaching kindness and respect is so important […]