The NO PREP SPELLING packet for the entire year is finally ready! It is full of 30 weeks of activities, spelling lists, word cards and EDITABLE templates for differentiation. Flip through the pics for a closer look. It is on sale through the end of the week. ✏️Link in profile
I love how Our Future Is SO Bright kidlettes turned out for Open House. The parents loved reading what their child wants to do in the future. Melts my heart! #iloveteaching
Getting ready for Earth Day later this month! I just updated my Earth Day Activities packet if you are looking for new ideas too!
Yes we did! My kiddos made these adorable Pop Art bunnies that are all over IG and Pinterest. Here is the pin that will take you to the blog post to download the bunny template. https://www.pinterest.com/pin/199988039685000176
This shirt pretty much sums up my life to a tee! Thank you @lilyandrosedesigns for all this adorableness! Coffee + Teaching + Baseball = Perfection
Self portraits and All About Me poems are complete...just in time Open House this week! The kids are so excited to show their parents.
Did a little work with author's purpose this week! These flap books were a great review and quick assessment. #teacherwin
Don't know what took me so long BUT after 15+ years in the same classroom, I finally used my @silhouette.inc cameo to create vinyl letters for the outside of my door that is exposed to all the outside elements! #happyteacher
Telling time interactive notebook activities are ready to go! This resource is full of analog and digital clock activities, vocabulary, mini reference posters AND problem solving with elapse time! It's on SALE through March 30th! ✏️link in profile
I'm lovin' my new @sweet_ts_design shirt! I'm still 2 weeks away from Spring Break so this little gem is giving me the little push I need to get there! Helllloooo Weekend!!!!!
Top of the mornin' to you all! May this be a lucky Friday for everyone! Have a great day!
Do you have students that struggle with regrouping? Then this mini interactive notebook resource is just for you! It's jam packed with hands on activities to help your kiddos develop those regrouping skills. Best part....it's on sale through tomorrow 3/17! ✏️Link in profile!
Decomposing numbers can be tricky! These interactive notebook pages will give your students extra practice and a reference to look back at when reviewing. They are part of my Addition With Regrouping INB.
Parent conferences are just around the corner here. I love using these editable forms to keep me organized and help parents see their child's strengths and weaknesses at a glance. ✏️Link in profile
Four of my popular resources have been given a fresh new look. If you own any of them, please redownload them so you have the latest version for your records. Also, all 4 resources will be on sale through tomorrow night 3/8!
Sometimes you just need a quick printable for your sub plans, a warm up activity, review or even assessment. Sound familiar? Then Scholastic Printables is for you! Head over to my blog to grab a few FREEBIES and enter to WIN your own 1-year subscription!
A little Lorax fun on this day of celebration! Thanks @saddleupfor2ndgrade for sharing this cute idea!
Our directed drawings are complete for our Read Across America events tomorrow! Thank you @firstandkinderblueskies for the great directions!
This resource just got a MAJOR overhaul and doubled in size! Fresh new graphics and fonts, task cards, mini posters, bookmarks and much more! If you own it, download the new version from your My Purchases section of your TpT account. If you don't own it, it will be 50%off through tomorrow 2/28! ✏️Link in profile
SHOW ME THE MONEY! We are wrapping up our money unit with problem solving and showing our evidence using our piggy banks! #countmein
We worked on reviewing our prefix skills today with these flap books and posters! Now they feel confident for their grammar test on Friday! #teacherwin
Valentine book marks from @primarilyspeaking and some mini heart candies for my kiddos today! They were a hit!
I'm so excited! Three more of my kiddos passed their final math facts test! Our room has three more Jedi Masters now! Whoohoo!
This put a smile on my face on this beautiful Sunday! Happy weekend my friends! #starbucksforthewin
Need a non-food Valentine gift? I made these for my son's classmates and he is so excited to give them out! This adorable idea is from @luckytobeinfirst. Head over to her blog to grab the free tags!
My Scholastic Book Order arrived today! Every year each student is gifted new books from a loving family in memory of a beloved teacher who is no longer with us. We honor her memory at our Read Across America assembly ever year and hand the kids their new books! My heart swells with emotion just thinking about it! #readingtoucheslives
Do your students struggle with regrouping? I just posted a mini interactive notebook focusing on Addition With REGROUPING! It includes tons of activities including decomposing, vocabulary, various word problems and so much more! It will be on sale through tomorrow night (Feb. 10th). Grab it at a steal of a deal! ✏️Link in profile
The best time to stock up on interactive notebook activities???? During a sale, of course! There are a couple hours left to grab language, reading and math notebooks at a HUGE discount! Your students will love them!
My students love reviewing their place value skills with their interactive notebooks. They proudly share their learning with their parents, classmates and our administrators. #proudteacher #winwin
It's time! TpT is having a site wide sale and so am I! My store is on sale today and tomorrow. Don't forget to use the code at checkout! ✏️link in profile
Are you looking for ideas to integrate academics and Valentine's Day? I've shared some ideas over on my blog. While you are there grab a free set of task cards too!
***GIVEAWAY CLOSED*** Congrats @magrapes You are the lucky winner! I'm teaming up with @primarilyspeaking for a Super Sunday giveaway! We're each giving away a $10 TPT gift card. To enter, simply comment below and tell me which team you are rooting for today.Then, hop on over to @primarilyspeaking for another cance to win a $10 gift card. Winner will be announced Monday, February 6th at 5:00 PST!
It's February 1st which means its time to bring out the hearts! Today we reviewed our math skills with this sweet idea from @primarilyspeaking. What I love most about it is that it can be adapted for almost any skill! 😍
Our winter informational text writing is complete! I loved this rubric idea from @learninginwonderland so I put them on stickers to make it easier to grade and more anonymous when they are on display. I put the sticker on the back of each paper.
These MLK interactive paper bag books may have taken us longer to complete than I originally thought. However, Black History month is a day away and my kiddos loved making them! Win all around😊
One of my favorite winter crafts completed ✅ This is a timeless freebie from @ayearofmanyfirsts Love😍
It might be raining outside, but these adorable guys say Let it snow! We loved making them and bringing a bit of winter into our classroom.
***Giveaway Closed! Congratulations @pelicansandpipsqueaks! Happy 2017! 🎉🍾One lucky winner will 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 #tptnewyear for additional sales! Winner will be announced on Jan. 3!
Some of my sweet blogging friends and I are going to help you ring in the New Year with deals, steals, and a fabulous giveaway! Be sure to check back tomorrow to see what we have in store.
Student gifts personalized, wrapped, and ready for delivery later this week! 👊🏻 Nothing fancy but they will feel special and loved when they receive it.
A little elf mischief today! Snowflake and Dasher had a sugar rush this afternoon!
Holiday gifts all wrapped and complete! This is definitely a record. Usually I am finishing them up a couple days before break 😆
Can you find the gingerbread man? These turned out so cute! Next week we will write stories to go with them. Disguise a gingerbread man from @primarilyspeaking 💕
More reindeer antics today! This is a fabulously festive writing activity from @primarilyspeaking that was a hit with my kiddos!
Naughty or nice there are only a few hours left! Load up those carts and make sure to use the special code for an extra 10% off!
Our reindeer directed drawings are one of my favorite holiday projects! Love how they turned out!
It's here! It's happening right now! TpT's Cyber Sale is in full throttle! Make sure to save big and grab some amazing resources at a HUGE discount by using the special code for an extra 10% off! Happy Shopping!
Place Value interactive notebook pages are a great way to review those essential skills and put a little fun into their learning. Check out this skill specific resource in my TpT shop.
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OMG I am SO excited! I came into work with this sitting on my desk from my team partner! I cannot wait for the adventures to begin! Watch out kiddos 😊😆
It's almost time! Check back tomorrow for your chance to win one of two $250 Amazon gift cards. You won't want to miss it!
We finished up these beautiful pumpkin directed drawings today. Better late than never! It's still Fall, right?
Our pen pal letters arrived today with this adorable book. My kids were SO excited for me to read it to them! We stopped everything so they could enjoy it! Thank you @primarilyspeaking for the new addition to our classroom library!
Just Posted! Simple Subtraction Strategies interactive notebook activities. Includes a variety of word problems, vocabulary, and skills practice. On SALE today 10/23.
We reviewed our place value skills with this fun candy corn craft today! This template can be used to review so many skills and it brings some Fall fun into the classroom!
Let's Go Cubbies!
Spider week is in da house! These poems were loved by my kiddos!
I introduced the game of Scoot to my students today. We used these multiple meaning words task cards to get started. The kids LOVED it and said This game is fun! ❤️
Go Cubs Go! Fly the W!