Are you looking for some fun and simple holiday crafts for your classroom? Here are 5 fun crafts that you can use with step by step in...
Elf Activities have become very common in the classroom with the invention of the Elf on the Shelf. Here are 5 fun elf activities I love ...
I'm so excited to share with you how we have been reviewing skills in first grade with our Solve the Mystery Task Card Activities...
In November, we spend a lot of time completing different Native American Activities . The students are fascinated by their lives and how ...
 This year I wanted to begin promoting kindness from the very beginning of the year. I searched this summer for the perfect book and I fou...
One of my favorite programs to do with my students is Book in a Bag. This program helps my students get books in their hands that are at th...
Building Number Sense In first grade, our goal is to write our numbers to 120. For some students, this is an easy task while others may ...
Over the past 10 years, I have been using guided math instruction in my classroom. I have spent countless hours trying to gather mate...
After 20+ years of teaching, I have fine-tuned my first day of school activities . This has helped me create a fun and seamless first day ba...
Every year in first grade, we purchase caterpillars in the Spring. The best way to learn about the butterfly lifecycle is to actually see it...
Every year after Spring Break, it has been a tradition to teach my first graders about sharks. It all started 17 years ago when I had zero ...