Free New Year ideas, activities, and printables ideal for elementary students! Included in this post are New Year’s videos, crafts, and games, as well as New Year goal setting activities.
“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” Or so they say! 😲 Are you a lover of the holidays or does it stress you out to think about them? I love all the traditions, excitement and anticipation, but all the extra activities and festivities can wear anyone down. In hopes of taking a little off your plate this holiday… Read More
It’s hard to believe the holidays are soon approaching! There is certainly a lot to be excited about, but between the craziness at school (classroom celebrations, holiday performances, special crafts and activities) and all the extras outside of school (cooking, relatives, travel, parties, shopping…) the holiday season can easily become a very stressful season! 😬 I want you to be able… Read More
Hi Friend! Building our students’ ability to comprehend and make meaning of what they read seems to be the #1 goal of reading instruction. It’s essential for learning and really for all of life! There are many different skills and strategies you can teach to help your students build their reading comprehension, but today I want to talk specifically about… Read More
Hey Friend! It’s hard to believe we’re already to the last chapter of our summer book study on Teaching Self-Discipline! I hope you’ve found our “time together” to be valuable, insightful and of course, enjoyable! Today we’re wrapping up the study with a focus on Chapter 5: Managing the Effects of Toxic Stress. If you’re just joining us you’ll… Read More
Hi Friend! This week we are moving on to Chapter 4 which means we are more than half-way through our book study on Teaching Self-Discipline. Time flies when you’re having fun! 😁 Fortunately, you’ve still got plenty of summertime left to enjoy! If you’re just joining us, catch yourself up by taking a look at the posts for Chapters 1,… Read More