Teaching Vocabulary in Social Studies and Science Part 2

Using new vocabulary words in our daily lingo is a fast track way to making these new words a permanent part of our personal dictionary. So how do we help students use their new vocabulary on a daily basis? The … Continue reading

New Stuff in the Works

I have been working on some reading packets for some of my favorite books. I just finished a packet for Flat Stanley’s Original Adventure and it can be found here

I’m currently working on a packet for Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (Judy Blume was my favorite childhood author) and Goblins in the Castle (if you haven’t read this Bruce Collins book you really must…so much fun to do the voices!).

Back to School Teacher Gift…FREEBIE!

I am truly not gifted in encouraging others. No joke. I don’t think to encourage others just naturally. I have had to become very purposeful with encouraging others. 

I wanted to start this next school year off by encouraging our returning teachers and new teachers with a small gift and words of encouragement. 

Grab this freebie here.


My freebie doesn’t look like this, BUT it is free and has the same phrasing!

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Open House Student Gift Tags…FREEBIE!

Open House can be a long night for everyone but a snack can make everything better. I love goldfish, so if there are any leftovers they won’t last long. 


Mine does not look just like this, but it is similar. This was my pinterest inspiration!

Grab my freebie here.

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