Looking for the world’s best classroom sharpener? Look no further...this is it! It just arrived on my doorstep today. It is the quietest, fastest, non-pencil eating sharpener EVER! I have been eyeing and using my team partner’s all week and finally pulled the trigger and got my own. It’s currently on sale for 57% off! Run and grab yours!!! ✏️Amazon affiliate link: http://amzn.to/2DtYqCt #bestpencilsharpenerever #teachersdream #teachersofinstagram #teachersfollowteachers
I’m inspired! I love this flexible seating area in @timetwoteach classroom. Who wouldn’t want to sit down, get cozy, and get some learning on? Check out Kandice’s feed for more great classroom ideas! #teacherfollowfriday #classroompinspirations #classroomtoclassroom #flexibleseating
I’m in love with this idea from @chicclassroomstyle! She fosters her student relationships by taking pictures with them at special events they invite her to and then hangs them in this corner of her room. My heart is full of warm fuzzies! Make sure to follow Stefani for more awesome ideas! • • #teacherfollowthursday #besteventever #teachersfollowteachers #teachersofinstagram #classroompinspirations
Baby shower games are ready to go! Can’t wait for the fun to begin. Grab your free copy here➡️ bit.ly/BabyShowerGames101
Looking for some engaging MLK activities? My students are loving these paper bag interactive books, our MLK centers, new vocabulary and Getting To Know book. Swipe ➡️ to see more OR take a closer look here:http://bit.ly/MLKResource
These anchor chart posters are a great visual for any measurement unit. I love how colorful and simple they are! Thanks for sharing your awesomeness with us @teachtalkinspire!
Great way to start a Friday! Coffee in my personalized Starbucks cup and a sweet gift from a student! Happy Fri-yay to you all!
My students are always searching for the correct color pen or highlighter when taking notes. I feel like so much learning time is wasted because of it. This solution from @archers_all_stars is GENIUS! I’m definitely implementing it ASAP. I love following her feed for awesome ideas. Check it out too!
Break is over and we are in full swing with place value and mental math review today! We were all pleasantly surprised with how much we remembered😆! 🍎 http://bit.ly/PlaceValueNotebook
My winter break is quickly coming to an end 😔 I decided to give Sunday meal prep a try. I know some of you have been doing it for awhile. This week: chicken rice bowls with sautéed bell peppers & onions, black beans and corn. Looks good to me🤷🏻♀️
I just love @stayclassyclassrooms feed. She has some great hands on math ideas and centers you don’t want to miss. If you aren’t already following this awesome Australian teacher, I highly recommend it. ➡️Swipe right to see some of her great math activities.
I’m planning a baby shower for my SIL to celebrate her sweet baby girl who is on the way. How cute are these favors? Pinterest win!
I’m always looking for ways to motivate my students to read for pleasure AND to earn AR points. I LOVE this display from @4thgradefrolics. What a cute way to get everyone focused on their goals as the new year starts. Be sure to follow @4thgradefrolics for more great ideas!
Enjoying the last few moments of vacay. Wishing everyone a beautiful 2018!
Giveaway Closed!!! Congrats @alisha_marie87 & @teachingthestars! You are the winners!!! We’ll get your gift cards to you soon. Thanks everyone for entering. Happy New Year! 🎊 ************************************************************ Happy 2018! Two lucky winners will each win a $75 Amazon gift card! To enter: 1. Follow @brightconcepts4teachers 2. Like this post 3. Comment below by tagging a friend 4. Tap the photo to see where to go next When you've made it back to me, you've completed the loop. Be sure to search TPT for #tptnewyear18 for additional sales! Winner will be announced on Jan. 3! ************************************************************************************************************************ This giveaway is in no way affiliated with Instagram or Amazon.
Wishing you all a very happy 2 0 1 8! May it be a fantastic year ahead for all! 🎉
Looking for fun and easy ways to teach your students about Martin Luther King Jr? Look no further! I have the resource for you AND it is part of my Featured Four products that are 30% off today only. Search the link in profile to check them all out! 👉🏻 http://bit.ly/BrightConceptsTpTStore. Sale ends at 10pm PST on 12/30/17.
Only a few hours left to grab this year long resource to make your spelling activities and planning a breeze! It’s fully editable and comes with pre-made word lists, flash cards, printables and more! Grab it for 50% off until 10pm PST tonight (12/29/17). Check it out! 👉🏻 http://bit.ly/SpellingNoPrep
I LOVE this idea from @thelemonadestandteacher to welcome parents and students back to school after winter break! What a great way to get everyone focused and ready to learn as the second semester starts. Be sure to follow @thelemonadestandteacher for more great ideas!
One of my favorite art projects of the year! Glad we got them completed before winter break!
Student gifts all bagged, tagged and ready to go! 👊🏻
We learned about Hanukkah and reviewed our main idea and details skills with this fabulous book. Check out all the other Hanukkah activities and skills we practiced with my link in profile. http://bit.ly/hanukkahactivities
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas... So excited to get these adorable reindeer completed for our classroom. Thank you @artventurousblog for sharing this fabulous idea. It’s one of my favorites!
✔️Part 2 of student holiday gifts is complete👊🏻 Thank you @brownbagteacher for these fabulous bookmarks which I make every year for my kiddos.
Eeekkk! Run! Don’t walk to your nearest Michael’s! I got these adorable pencils and erasers for $5! I know my kiddos will love them as part of their holiday gift! @michaelsstores
Have you taken advantage of TpT’s Cyber Sale? The sale ends in just a few hours! Everything in my store is 20% off, including already reduced bundles. Use code CYBER17 at checkout for additional savings. ✏️ Link to store is in my profile.
Do your students love solving mysteries? 🔍Your student detectives will love my Making Inferences pack as they work to solve several crimes happening at the beach. They will beg for more. I promise! Get it at 25% off during the TpT Cyber Sale! 🌟 Link in profile🕵🏻♀️ 🔎http://bit.ly/InferenceActivities
Are you a Jedi master? Help your students master their math facts with this easy to implement program. It’s available for Addition & Subtraction as well as Multiplication & Division. It comes with flash cards, various practice sheets and awards. Snag it during the TpT sale at a huge discount. 📝Link in profile bit.ly/MathFactsFluency
Looking for a fun and engaging way to teach prefixes and suffixes? My Bubblicious Prefix and Suffix pack is sure to catch your students attention. It comes with anchor charts, center activities, and a craft. 🍬Link in profile. http://bit.ly/BubbliciousFun
Spelling made simple! Yes, please! This editable Spelling pack for 2nd grade helps to differentiate for all your learners with 30 weeks of word lists based on spelling patterns, activities, word cards, and editable templates to meet all your students’ needs. It’s great for small groups, review, homework or intervention. Grab it at a steal of a price during the TpT cyber sale. ✏️Link in profile. http://bit.ly/SpellingNoPrep
Did you hear? All my math interactive notebooks are available for grades K-5 and address each Common Core standard for your specific grade level! They are perfect for introducing and reteaching concepts. All my notebooks and bundles are on sale. *Be sure to use the code CYBER17 at checkout for additional savings.📓Link in profile ✏️ http://bit.ly/AllInteractiveNotebooks
Not gonna lie... Starbucks and a good pair of running shoes it what I need on this last day of vacay! So much to do...enjoy your Sunday, friends!
I am super excited to be featured in the fall edition of Scholastic Teacher magazine! If you are teaching mental math with your kiddos this is an awesome way for them to display their thinking! http://bit.ly/MentalMathFreebie
Who’s excited for Wonder? 🙋🏻♀️ Get your kids excited with these bookmarks! You can grab your free set with my link in profile! Bit.ly/WonderFreebie
We are thankful for so many things! I love how our poems and turkeys turned out. https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Gobblin-Up-Thanksgiving-Fun-8-Literacy-Centers-and-Writing-Craftivity-371505
Super excited to give this shirt to my son’s teacher tomorrow and a class set of bookmarks too. They are all going to see the movie together! You can grab a copy of the FREE bookmarks by clicking my link in profile. Enjoy!Bit.ly/WonderFreebie
We made these beautiful fall forests today! Pinterest for the win! http://juliannakunstler.com/expl_trees.html#.V65fuFA8LCR
BIG NEWS!!!! All my MATH interactive notebooks have been updated to included a CLICKABLE table of contents, new fonts and graphics. If you do own them, be sure to redownload them for your files. Also, all 6 notebooks are 20% through tomorrow night (11/14/17). If you don’t own them, check them out using my link in profile. 📓✏️
These Pilgrim flip books are great to use with any Thanksgiving story and make for an adorable display. 🦃 https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Pilgrim-Tales-Flip-Up-Book-1539637
These classroom number sticks are a life saver for me! They help me to make sure all students get a chance to participate. I also use them on their cubbies and backpack hooks. They are so versatile and help me stay organized. Want to give it a try? ✏️Link in profile http://bit.ly/NumberSticks
We LOVED making “X-rays” of the bones in our hands. Thank you @mysterysci for this awesome lesson.
Thank you @teachinginthetongass for this easy and adorable freebie Halloween idea! My kiddos loved them!
I love this assessment. We finished up our mapping unit by making our own grid maps! Great way to show off their skills. http://bit.ly/MapSkillsActivities
Second grade is all wrapped up in learning!
We are working on decomposing numbers this week! Such a tough concept but my kiddos are getting it!!! You can grab this acorn template for free by using my link in profile. http://bit.ly/MentalMathFreebie
I love this learning goal card idea from @misswestbest. I decided to give it a try with my second graders and my teacher heart has been doing flip flops ever since. Head over to by blog to read how I manage it in my class and grab a freebie to get started too. Link in profile. bit.ly/StudentGoalCards✏️
We reviewed and practice making arrays today! The kids loved making an Array City. Read all about it and how to create your own too: http://bit.ly/ArrayCity
It's just about that time of year! Parent conferences are just around the corner. I love using these editable forms to keep me organized and highlight important information that parents need. http://bit.ly/ParentConferenceForms
We continued our exploration of odd and even concepts today. They loved making their odd and even buddies! http://bit.ly/oddandevenactivities
It's that time of year! Time to introduce Even Steven & Odd Todd to my kiddos. They loved it and can't wait for tomorrow's lesson. http://bit.ly/oddandevenactivities
New reading series = new fluency goals parent information sheet! We send this home after every completed unit so parents can get a visual for their child's progress in this area.
We welcomed fall with one of my favorite projects- torn paper apple art. I'm in love with how they turned out! Each different and unique just like my students! 🍎🍏
Excited about the arrival of this little gem! Can't wait to share it with my class! Amazon affiliate link: http://amzn.to/2xw2iiA
We started learning about grid maps today and hunted for pirate treasures. Arrr! bit.ly/MapSkillsActivities
Milk and cookie fact families? Yes, please! This was an assessment my students loved! You can grab this adorable freebie from @aburstoffirst
I am in LOVE with my new voice level chart and lights. The kids are eating it up too. Thanks for the inspiration @primarilyspeaking Ready to make your own chart? Use my link in profile to get started bit.ly/VoiceLevelChart
This just arrived on my front porch today! Thanks to my blogging bestie @primarilyspeaking for sharing it! We can all make changes to improve ourselves but we will never be perfect and that's OK! Amazon affiliate link: http://amzn.to/2eQ9fEC
My teacher heart is doing flip flops! Look at these 2nd graders using close reading strategies during the first month of school!!! I'm so excited!
Nothing better than pool time with your blogging bestie! I always look forward to our annual girl time together 💕
Back to School Night was a success! Hope everyone has a great year ahead of them!