May Classroom Ideas

Last Week of School

The end of the school year is finally here and today I’m excited to share some May classroom ideas with you! May Book Suggestions: Please note Amazon affiliate links are included in this post for your convenience.  As an…

Comparing and Contrasting Fiction Stories

Reading

Comparing and contrasting fiction stories is one of my favorite ELA literature skills to teach! There are so many fun books you can use and I love using thinking maps to help the kids with their comparisons. In this…

Multiplication Math Strategies

Math

Introducing multiplication to my class is one of my favorite math units to teach! I love giving them opportunities to explore the different multiplication math strategies and then finding the one that works best for them! Multiplication Math Strategies:…

April Classroom Ideas

Books, Holidays, Morning Meeting

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March Classroom Ideas

Holidays

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Basketball Room Transformation

Room Transformations

Today I’m excited to share with you the perfect transformation for March! Basketball Room Transformation/March Madness Extravaganza! As a basketball coach’s wife, this room transformation is right up my alley! Check out this post to see decoration ideas, activities,…

February Classroom Ideas

Holidays

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3 Favorite Morning Meeting Activities

Morning Meeting

I polled my class recently to see what their favorite Morning Meeting Activities were and I wanted to share them with you! I wasn’t surprised by the results as these are some of my favorites too! Check them out…

January Classroom Ideas

Reading, Math

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Kindness Cards FREEBIE

Holidays

What are Kindness Cards? The holiday season is quickly upon us! Years ago I used to do Elf on the Shelf in the classroom, but had been looking for a way to promote kindness during the holiday season! In…