St Patricks Day Shamrock Activity for Kids
Celebrate the beauty of family with this St Patricks Day Shamrock activity for kids! Perfect for the classroom and designed by a Really Good Teacher.
Farm Animal Crafts made with handprints + 8 Farm Books!
Making themed handprint crafts are fun to do. Here are 16 farm animal crafts and 8 books that are perfect for a farm unit or to make just for fun. Farm-themed crafts from our archives: Footprint Pig and Handprint Chicken Footprint Chicks Footprint Horse craft for kids Handprint Baby Chick Craft Footprint Tractor & Thumbprint Baby Chicks Handprint Cow & Duck Farm Crafts Mommy & Me Hand-shaped Lambs Thumbprint Turkey Farm Animal Crafts from other crafty places: Paper Plate Roosters Hand-y…
Fun with Frog and Toad and a 100 Follower Giveaway! A Little Freebie, too!
Woah! The last few weeks have been crazy! I am very excited to be back to blogging because I've got some goodies to share and because it is so much easier to do on my fancy new laptop! (May my old one rest in peace:). A few weeks ago, I feared that with the loss of my laptop, I may have also lost my Frog and Toad unit that I'd been working so hard on for our Arnold Lobel week. Luckily, I was able to scrape together some bits and pieces of my unit to do with my kiddos before our Spring Break…
We're counting down!
Just four more days of school and I'm trying really hard to keep my first graders in "school-mode." So... I pulled out one of our favorite b...
What If You Had Animal Teeth?
Today we tried our hand at a little opinion writing. But first let me back up. This year in our state we are getting our feet wet with the ELA Common Core Standards. We’ve been doing the Math Standards for the last couple of years. My firsties had a good time listening to the story and completing the follow up activity. I just love this book! Here are a few pictures of the page spreads. After reading the book we discussed what it would be like to have some of the teeth we’d read about. Then…
Videos that Teach Subitizing
Subitizing, or the ability to recognize the total number of objects without counting, is a foundational math skill that young learners need to master.
Reading Comprehension Activities for Any Text BUNDLE | Print & Digital | Google™
This "Good Readers" package from Mrs. Beattie's Classroom is perfect for younger learners! It contains 24 no-prep mini books that will complement any Language Arts program, all year long! FREE sample available!
Dog Gone GOOD Activities
What a FUN week we had at school with the letter Dd and the book, If You Give a Dog a Donut. Here is a peek… We did some creative writing, a dog art project, we also went on a Dd letter…
Color, Cut, and Glue Giraffe Project - FREEBIE - Your Therapy Source
Color, Cut, and Glue Giraffe Project This fun, NO PREP, Color, Cut, and Glue Giraffe Project is FREE to download from Your Therapy Source. Practice scissors skills, fine motor skills, sequencing and more with this one page black and white freebie. DOWNLO
Fiction/Non-fiction Kindergarten Writing Response Template
The visuals on the first page help the students understand the difference between fiction and non-fiction. The template also has dotted-lined sentence starters.
Long Ago and Today / Past and Present
Looking to add some fun to your Past and Present social studies lessons? These long ago and today activities are a great supplement to any unit about the now and then. Included in this resource are activities and worksheets that compare various aspects of life in the past and present. Some of the...