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February Freebie: Name That Shape Activity Pack

February Freebie: Name That Shape Activity Pack

Do you play enough games during your educational day? Every month I TRY to create a freebie for my readers.  Because I strongly believe in the power of  games, I make sure to include some type of game in all…

6 Ways to Learn About Winter Animals

6 Ways to Learn About Winter Animals

I’ve considered myself a thematic teacher for the past 12 years.  I’ve found a lot of different lessons for a great many themes.  Some of these lessons have been gotten beautiful results, while others have fallen flat.  But, I’m ok…

K/1st Grade: Starting Your Homeschool

K/1st Grade: Starting Your Homeschool

    Did you take some time off during the summer or are you just beginning your homeschooling journey?  We traditionally slow things down in the summer and do only a bit of school here and there.  However, last week…

How to Homeschool Kindergarten

How to Homeschool Kindergarten

  Well, it’s almost time!  You’re getting ready to begin homeschooling and attempting to collect all the best tips on how to create the perfect kindergarten classroom.  I’m getting ready to teach Kindergarten for the third (possibly last) time!  Here…

Beginning The Year With Sight Word Poetry

Beginning The Year With Sight Word Poetry

  I am prepping to use Beginning Reading and Spelling Week 1 with my Kindergarten students next week and I’m excited about the poetry activities that I have planned to practice their sight words.  I just recently wrote up the plans…

Who Sank The Boat Literacy Unit in Action

Who Sank The Boat Literacy Unit in Action

I recently shared our Who Sank The Boat?-Kindergarten Literacy Unit.   We completed the unit at school this week and I want to share it with you!  This unit was a great way to assess my kiddos and to help me…

Who Sank The Boat?  Kindergarten Literature Unit Study

Who Sank The Boat? Kindergarten Literature Unit Study

  Our first Who Sank The Boat?-Kindergarten is ready for the June session!  I have had so much fun creating these printables to line up with our State Kindergarten Curriculum and with our book selection for the study. Who Sank The…