Elapsed Time Strategies

Math

Elapsed time can be a tricky skill for students to learn! But, with the right strategies they’ll understand it and be able to master it in no time!  Today I’m going to share my two favorite strategies for solving…

Top 5 Blog Posts from 2018

Uncategorized

Today I’m going to share with you the Top 5 viewed blog posts from Team J’s Classroom Fun during 2018! It’s hard to believe 2018 will be gone in a few days and we will be moving into the…

Pizzeria Room Transformation

Math, Reading, Writing

Today I’m excited to share my second room transformation with you!  This one was a Pizzeria Room Transformation.  Our pizzeria was called Village Pizzeria.  I’m going to take you through the decor and the different activities that we did…

Common vs. Proper Nouns

Language, Writing

Being back in first grade this year I’ve had to revamp the way I teach grammar and go back to the very introductory steps of teaching these skills.  Second graders had some background knowledge on nouns, verbs, etc., but…

Science Observation Lesson

Science

One of the skills that we work on in science is making observations.  We started off our lesson by watching a Brainpop Jr. video on observations.  Then, I told the students that I had a mystery item in my…

Football Room Transformation

Math, Reading, Writing

So today I am super excited to share with you my room transformation that I did a few weeks ago.  For my first room transformation this year I decided to do a football theme. What started out as just…