At the beginning of the year, teachers are always setting up routines for students to make the classroom run smoothly. Students need to know where to turn in work, how to get and collect computers, what do we do the first few minutes of class, and much more. Here are five things to consider when … [Read more...]
Back to School Giveaway!
a Rafflecopter giveaway *** BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY ***To help with the purchasing of Back to School resources for your classroom, a team of amazing teachers and I have grouped together to gift ONE awesome, lucky teacher with a TPT gift card! PRIZES INCLUDE 1 x $150 TPT Giftcard REMEMBER: … [Read more...]
What Should I Do the First Day of School?
Are you getting ready for the first day of school? Well, trying to decide what to do the first day can be daunting. I include five things that ensure my students start the year off correctly and I have a grasp on things. Get to know you All of us want to get to know our kiddos. I use to have … [Read more...]
Back to School Sale on TpT!
Make sure you stop by TeachersPayTeachers.com to check out this Back to School Sale! This is the time of year you want to gather curriculum and classroom resources for the year. When you check out, use the promo code BTS19 to receive up to 25% your purchase. Don't miss out to a great start to … [Read more...]
What Should I Prep Before Students Arrive?
If you are like me, you want to get your room set up and get as much prepped before the students hit the door. But what can you do when class lists are changing daily or you can't even walk into your classroom before you are officially reporting back? Prep what you can. Here is a list of a few … [Read more...]
5 Ways to Ready Your Classroom
Many of us are getting ready to go back to our classrooms and start setting up for a new school year. I don't know about you, but I get really overwhelmed the minute I walk into my room. All the furniture is pushed against one wall and everything is out of place. So here are five things I focus on … [Read more...]
Taking a Step Back is Healthy
Hi Everyone! I am so excited to be sharing with you today! I took a break from blogging the last three months and it feels good to be back. Needless to say, this past school has been a rough one for me. I ended a twelve-year relationship, had a challenging class, and lost one of my … [Read more...]
Easter TpT Giveaway!
a Rafflecopter giveaway *** EASTER GIVEAWAY ***To help with the purchasing of Easter resources for your classroom, a team of amazing teachers and I have grouped together to gift ONE awesome, lucky teacher with a TPT gift card!PRIZES INCLUDE 1 x $150 TPT Gift card REMEMBER: each entry counts … [Read more...]
Reading Nook with Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed
One of my latest finds is the novel Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed. It is a wonderfully told story of a girl growing up in Pakistan and ends up becoming a modern day, indentured servant. I read this book this year with my students and they really enjoyed it. They found the situation that Amal … [Read more...]
5 Ways to Help Students Get Along
As teachers, one of the challenges is teaching students to get along. If your students are like mine, most of the problems students have are during an unstructured time like recess or PE. However, the work that needs to promote student kindness and tolerance are done in the classroom. 1. Partner … [Read more...]
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