Fun Review Games for the Classroom

Language, Math, Reading

Reviewing content does not have to be boring! Reviewing is necessary and to make it more meaningful we need to make it engaging and fun! Check out five ideas below for fun review games you could use in your…

Book Review – Coding Capers

Books

This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Coding Capers – Luci and the Missing Robot by Angela Cleveland and Tamara Zentic is the perfect book to use to introduce coding to your class. In this story, Luci’s…

Book Review – I’m Stretched

Books

This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. I’m Stretched by Julia Cook is about a girl who feels stressed trying to tackle all of the things on her plate (homework, school projects, soccer tryouts). This is a…

Writing Workshop Round-Up

Writing, Writing Workshop

Writing Workshop is a wonderful way to teach writing in your classroom. My favorite part about it is the focus is on kids actually writing and the majority of the lesson is focused on that. I’ve written a number…

Advice for New Teachers

Back to School

Back to school season is upon us and I always take a little time to reflect back on my first year teaching during this time. I remember being a brand new teacher, fresh out of college, about to teach…

10 Amazon Must-Haves for Teachers

Back to School

This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Who loves Amazon? Raise your hand! I’m sure many of you if not all of you reading this right now are raising your hand. Let’s be real – Amazon has…

Literacy Stations Round-Up

Literacy Stations

I’ve been using literacy stations as a part of my ELA block since I started teaching. I’ve used them in first, second, and third grade. Stations are a great way to keep students engaged and working on literacy activities…

ABCs – K to 3 Facebook Group

Back to School

I am so excited to announce that Ashley from The Blessed OCDiva and I are starting a Facebook group for primary teachers! So if you teach kindergarten, first grade, second grade, or third grade come join our group! We…